Remaking the World
Adventures in Engineering
ISBN10: 0375400419 ISBN13: 9780375400414 Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Jan 1 1998 Pages: 239 Weight: 1.00lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
A selection of 19 articles (most) first published in American Scientist by the engineer/author notable for his interest in giving engineers a broader sense of their field, and giving the general public an appreciation of the art and science of engineering. Among Petroski's previous works are The Evolution of Useful Things and To Engineer Is Human . Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.