MY FAIR LADIES: FEMALE ROBOTS, ANDROIDS, AND OTHER ARTIFICIAL EVES
A fascinating tour through a bevy of artificial women in movies, television, photography, literature, robotics, and more.
BREAKING FRAME: TECHNOLOGY, ART, AND DESIGN IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
New edition sponsored by the Authors Guild.
WOMEN AND THE MACHINE: REPRESENTATIONS FROM THE SPINNING WHEEL TO THE ELECTRONIC AGE (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2001).
BREAKING FRAME: TECHNOLOGY AND THE VISUAL ARTS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY (Rutgers University Press, 1992, new edition forthcoming 2013).
This heavily-illustrated book includes chapters on mechanized humans and automatons,the railroad in art, steam engine design, and more.