The Road Taken

Author: Henry Petroski
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1632863618
Size: 11.49 MB
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Acclaimed engineer and historian Henry Petroski explores our core infrastructure from both historical and contemporary perspectives, explaining how essential their maintenance is to America's economic health.

The Road Taken

Author: Henry Petroski
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
ISBN: 9781632863621
Size: 66.58 MB
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Acclaimed engineer and historian Henry Petroski explores our core infrastructure from both historical and contemporary perspectives, explaining how essential their maintenance is to America's economic health.

The Road Taken

Author: Henry Petroski
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
ISBN: 9781632863607
Size: 17.93 MB
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In The Road Taken, acclaimed historian Henry Petroski explores our core infrastructure from historical and contemporary perspectives and explains how essential their maintenance is to America's economic health.

Too Big To Fall

Author: Barry B. LePatner
Publisher: UPNE
ISBN: 0984497803
Size: 14.59 MB
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A comprehensive overview of the shocking state of our nation's infrastructure and what must be done to fix it

The American Highway

Author: William Kaszynski
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786408221
Size: 46.37 MB
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Minnesota-based writer and photographer Kazynski traces the transformation of the US from a network of places connected by rutted wagon trails to a maze of highways connected to other highways.

Infrastructure

Author: Brett M. Frischmann
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199895651
Size: 35.50 MB
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The book links infrastructure, a particular set of resources defined in terms of the manner in which they create value, with commons, a resource management principle by which a resource is shared within a community.

Atomic Awakening A New Look At The History And Future Of Nuclear Power

Author: James Mahaffey
Publisher: Pegasus Books
ISBN: 1605982032
Size: 10.67 MB
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Outlining nuclear energy's discovery and applications throughout history, Mahaffey's brilliant and accessible book is essential to understanding the astounding phenomenon of nuclear power in an age where renewable energy and climate change ...

Where We Want To Live

Author: Ryan Gravel
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466890533
Size: 56.55 MB
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Similar projects are in the works around the country, from the Los Angeles River Revitalization and the Buffalo Bayou in Houston to the Midtown Greenway in Minneapolis and the Underline in Miami.

The Book On The Bookshelf

Author: Henry Petroski
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307773280
Size: 74.62 MB
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Unimpeachably researched, enviably written, and charmed with anecdotes from Seneca to Samuel Pepys to a nineteenth-century bibliophile who had to climb over his books to get into bed, The Book on the Bookshelf is indispensable for anyone ...