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Remaking the World by Henry Petroski

Remaking the World

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Remaking the World by Henry Petroski
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Dec 29, 1998 | ISBN 9780375700248
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    Dec 29, 1998 | ISBN 9780375700248

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    Jan 05, 2011 | ISBN 9780307773203

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Table Of Contents

CONTENTS

Images of an Engineer
Alfred Nobel’s Prizes
Henry Martyn Robert
James Nasmyth
On the Backs of Envelopes
Good Drawings and Bad Dreams
Failed Promises
In Context
Men and Women of Progress
Soil Mechanics
Is Technology Wired?
Harnessing Steam
The Great Eastern
Driven by Economics
The Panama Canal
The Ferris Wheel
Hoover Dam
The Channel Tunnel
The Petronas Towers

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