all ebooks in category: History of Engineering & Technology

«Splendidly Unreasonable Inventors» by Jeremy Coller
English | ISBN: 9781468306156 | EPUB | 1.4 MB

Jeremy Coller, a pioneer in the world of private equity, argues that there are three basic personality types in the arena of invention. The Principal, …

Manmade Wonders of the World
English | October 8th, 2019 | ISBN: 1465482520 | 416 pages | True PDF | 207.27 MB

Discover the most incredible man-made wonders, from Stonehenge to Burj Khalifa, with this unparalleled catalog of the most famous and intriguing buildings and monuments created …

Moon Shot: The Inside Story of America's Apollo Moon Landings (Repost)
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1453258264 | EPUB | pages: 396 | 1.6 mb

A revised edition of the New York Times bestselling classic: the epic story of the golden years of American space exploration, told by the men …

Eight Years to the Moon: The History of the Apollo Missions
English | July 2nd, 2019 | ISBN: 162414490X | 240 pages | EPUB | 154.15 MB

A Behind-the-Scenes Look At NASA's incredible Journey to the Moon Space journalist and insider Nancy Atkinson weaves together the riveting story of NASA's mission to …

Philosophy for Engineering: Practice, Context, Ethics, Models, Failure
English | PDF,EPUB | 2019 | 132 Pages | ISBN : 9811512701 | 3.5 MB

This book highlights the unique need for philosophy among engineers, which stems from issues regarding their knowledge (epistemology), role or being (ontology) and influence (ethics). …

View details
«America, 1908» by Jim Rasenberger
English | ISBN: 9781416552628 | EPUB | 1.3 MB

“An entertaining survey” (Publishers Weekly) through the highs and lows of a spectacular, pivotal year in American history—1908. A captivating look at a bygone era …

The Telegraph in America, 1832-1920
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1421407477 | 264 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Telegraphy in the nineteenth century approximated the internet in our own day. Historian and electrical engineer David Hochfelder offers readers a comprehensive history of this …

Transient Workspaces: Technologies of Everyday Innovation in Zimbabwe
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0262027240, 0262537583 | 312 pages | PDF | 29 MB

In this book, Clapperton Mavhunga views technology in Africa from an African perspective. Technology in his account is not something always brought in from outside, …

«Connections» by James Burke
English | ISBN: 9781451685060 | EPUB | 13.6 MB

Connections is a brilliant examination of the ideas, inventions, and coincidences that have culminated in the major technological achievements of today. How did the popularity …

Innovation: A Very Short Introduction
English | 2010-05-06 | ISBN: 0199568901 | PDF | 144 pages | 1 MB

What is innovation? How important is innovation in business? How can we use it to succeed? In the last 150 years our world has been …