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engineer in history

by Rae, John

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engineering -- History.,
  • Engineers -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Rae, Rudi Volti.
    SeriesWorcester Polytechnic Institute Studies in science, technology, and culture ;, vol. 14
    ContributionsVolti, Rudi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA15 .R33 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 267 p. ;
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1413583M
    ISBN 10082042062X
    LC Control Number93022895

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