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TitleBrilliant: The Evolution of Artificial Light
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Table of Contents
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Contents
Prologue
PART I
	1. Lascaux: The First Lamp
	2. Time of Dark Streets
	3. Lanterns at Sea
	4. Gaslight
	5. Toward a More Perfect Flame
PART II
	6. Life Electric
	7. Incandescence
	8. Overwhelming Brilliance: The White City
	9. Niagara: Long-Distance Light
PART III
	10. New Century, Last Flame
	11. Gleaming Things
	12. Alone in the Dark
	13. Rural Electrification
	14. Cold Light
	15. Wartime: The Return of Old Night
	16. Lascaux Discovered
PART IV
	17. Blackout, 1965
	18. Imagining the Next Grid
	19. At the Mercy of Light
	20. More Is Less
	21. The Once and Future Light
Epilogue
Acknowledgments
Bibliographic Note
Notes
Index
                        
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