Nicole 's Reviews > Engineering in History

Engineering in History by Richard Shelton Kirby
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
399659
's review
Apr 30, 08

bookshelves: architecture-engineering
Read in April, 2008

Fairly well written - most lay people would have no problem understanding it.

I enjoyed the parts about building and bridges. Totally not interested in electricity and there's too much information about canals.

Totally focused on the West. Asian countries were mentioned only in passing, if it at all. But, I guess this should be expected as it was written in the 50s.
likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Engineering in History.
sign in »

No comments have been added yet.