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101 Things I Learned in Engineering School

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By John Kuprenas and Matthew Frederick

An experienced civil engineer presents the physics and fundamentals underlying the many fields of engineering. Far from a dry exposition, this unique primer probes real-world examples to show how the engineer’s way of thinking can illuminate questions from the simple to the profound: Why shouldn’t soldiers march across a bridge? Why do buildings want to float and cars want to fly? What is the difference between thinking systemically and systematically? This is an informative resource, offering many provocative insights into familiar principles.

Hardcover, 216 pages, 2018.

7.5 in. x 5 in.

Diego Rivera's America

Diego Rivera’s America revisits a historical moment when the famed muralist and painter, more than any other artist of his time, helped forge Mexican national identity in visual terms and imagined a shared American future in which unity, rather than division, was paramount.

Hardcover, 272 pages, 2022.
240 color illustrations.

9 x 13.5 in.

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