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The essential engineer: why science alone will not solve our global problems
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Published:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
x, 274 pages ; 25 cm
Street Date:
1001
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307272454, 0307272451

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General Note
"A Borzoi book."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Petroski, H. (2010). The essential engineer: why science alone will not solve our global problems. First edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Petroski, Henry. 2010. The Essential Engineer: Why Science Alone Will Not Solve Our Global Problems. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Petroski, Henry, The Essential Engineer: Why Science Alone Will Not Solve Our Global Problems. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Petroski, Henry. The Essential Engineer: Why Science Alone Will Not Solve Our Global Problems. First edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Print.

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