Author: Jonathan Waldman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451691602
Size: 71.95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 5579
Download Read Online
Originally publlished in hardcover in 2015 by Simon & Schuster.


Author: Jonathan Waldman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451691599
Size: 41.14 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1718
Download Read Online
An environmental journalist traces the historical war against rust, revealing how rust-related damage costs more than all other natural disasters combined and how it is combated by industrial workers, the government, universities and ...


Author: Jonathan Waldman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451691610
Size: 71.76 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6915
Download Read Online
It is rust—and this book, full of wit and insight, disasters and triumphs—is its story. “Jonathan Waldman’s first book is as obsessive as it is informative…he takes us deep into places and situations that are too often ignored or ...


Author: Cynthia Barnett
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0804137102
Size: 74.47 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1932
Download Read Online
Yet this is the first book to tell the story of rain. Cynthia Barnett's Rain begins four billion years ago with the torrents that filled the oceans, and builds to the storms of climate change.

Concrete Planet

Author: Robert Courland
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1616144823
Size: 52.20 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 1330
Download Read Online
This book delves into this history, opening readers’ eyes at every turn.

Programming Rust

Author: Jim Blandy
Publisher: O'Reilly Media
ISBN: 9781491927281
Size: 75.39 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 1561
Download Read Online
This practical book introduces systems programmers to Rust, the new and cutting-edge language that’s still in the experimental/lab stage.

A History Of The American Locomotive

Author: John H. White
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486238180
Size: 77.47 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1142
Download Read Online
Important and beautifully illustrated volume chronicles the explosive growth of the American locomotive from British imports to grand ten-wheelers of the 1870s. Over 240 vintage photographs, drawings, and diagrams tell the exciting tale.

Think Like An Engineer

Author: Guruprasad Madhavan
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1780746385
Size: 30.34 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 3253
Download Read Online
With the help of a cast of star engineers and fascinating, unexpected real world examples, Madhavan offers a framework for thinking creatively, systematically and strategically so that we can all learn to make better decisions in a complex ...

The Road Taken

Author: Henry Petroski
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1632863618
Size: 29.32 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 6215
Download Read Online
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.