Pushing the Limits

Pushing the Limits

New Adventures in Engineering

Book - 2004
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The Bard of Engineering--author of the critically acclaimed "The Evolution of Useful Things" and "The Pencil"--turns his strikingly observant eye from small everyday objects to large feats of engineering. 28 illustrations.
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2004.
ISBN: 9781400040513
1400040515
Branch Call Number: 620 PETROSKI
620 PETROSKI
Characteristics: xii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Apr 14, 2015

A collection of articles written for 'American Scientist', mostly about bridges and dams. The prose is more flat and pedantic compared to 'To Engineer Is Human'.

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