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The Resource It looked good on paper : bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies, edited by Bill Fawcett

It looked good on paper : bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies, edited by Bill Fawcett

Label
It looked good on paper : bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies
Title
It looked good on paper
Title remainder
bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bill Fawcett
Title variation
Bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of well-intentioned inventions gone wrong, from lead water pipes in Rome and New Coke to the Spruce Goose and the Ford Pinto
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286362
Cataloging source
UKM
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Fawcett, Bill
Dewey number
904.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
T15
LC item number
.I8 2009
Literary form
non fiction
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Fawcett, Bill
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True
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  • Inventions
  • Disasters
Target audience
adult
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bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies
Label
It looked good on paper : bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies, edited by Bill Fawcett
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Publication
Copyright
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
739299
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 350 pages
Isbn
9780061358432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061358432
  • (OCoLC)260203633
Label
It looked good on paper : bizarre inventions, design disasters, and engineering follies, edited by Bill Fawcett
Publication
Copyright
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
739299
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 350 pages
Isbn
9780061358432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061358432
  • (OCoLC)260203633

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