Rust

Author: Jonathan Waldman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451691602
Size: 50.15 MB
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Originally publlished in hardcover in 2015 by Simon & Schuster.

Rust

Author: Jonathan Waldman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451691599
Size: 44.56 MB
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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 ...

Rust

Author: Jonathan Waldman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451691610
Size: 65.68 MB
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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 ...

Green On Blue

Author: Elliot Ackerman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476778566
Size: 78.66 MB
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A "debut novel about a young Afghan orphan and the harrowing, intractable nature of war"--Amazon.com.

Concrete Planet

Author: Robert Courland
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1616144823
Size: 64.32 MB
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This book delves into this history, opening readers’ eyes at every turn.

Rain

Author: Cynthia Barnett
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0804137102
Size: 34.45 MB
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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.

A History Of The American Locomotive

Author: John H. White
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486238180
Size: 64.40 MB
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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.

The Road Taken

Author: Henry Petroski
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1632863618
Size: 17.51 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.

Chilled

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472911423
Size: 16.90 MB
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Refrigerators, refrigeration and its discovery and applications provides the remarkable and eye-opening backdrop to Chilled, the story of how science managed to rewrite the rules of food, and how the technology whirring behind every ...