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Engineers
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Book cover for 9780389209393 Book cover for 9780756692643
 
With Joe Fullman, Carrie Gibson, Hugh Ferguson, Ian Graham | from Dk Pub (April 16, 2012)
9780756692643 | details & prices | 360 pages | 10.50 × 12.50 × 1.25 in. | 4.80 lbs | List price $40.00
About: From the earliest engineers such as Archimedes and Hero of Alexandria, heroes of the Industrial Revolution like Eli Whitney and Alessandro Volta, and pioneers of the Modern Age with Henry Ford and Wernher von Braun, Engineers looks at more than eighty of the world's greatest engineers — who they were, what they did, and how their projects shaped the course of human history.
With Katharine M. Rogers | Reissue edition from Barnes & Noble Imports (November 1, 1991); titled "Frances Burney: The World of Female Difficulties"
9780389209393 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $94.00
This edition also contains Frances Burney the World of ''Female Difficulties''
About: Katharine Rogers argues that of all the achieving women of the 18th century whose work has been recovered from obscurity, Frances Burney was the most inhibited by traditional concepts of femininity.