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The Resource Invention by design : how engineers get from thought to thing, Henry Petroski

Invention by design : how engineers get from thought to thing, Henry Petroski

Label
Invention by design : how engineers get from thought to thing
Title
Invention by design
Title remainder
how engineers get from thought to thing
Statement of responsibility
Henry Petroski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents case studies of inventions by engineers, explaining how they resolve technical difficulties, and how they make their inventions socially acceptable and economically feasible
Writing style
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213423
Cataloging source
DLC
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Petroski, Henry
Dewey number
620.0042
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Engineering design
  • Engineering design
  • Engineering design
Target audience
adult
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how engineers get from thought to thing
Label
Invention by design : how engineers get from thought to thing, Henry Petroski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
281024
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 242 pages
Isbn
9780674463677
Lccn
96019227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780674463677
  • (Sirsi) ABL-2740
Label
Invention by design : how engineers get from thought to thing, Henry Petroski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
281024
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 242 pages
Isbn
9780674463677
Lccn
96019227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780674463677
  • (Sirsi) ABL-2740

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