John H. Lienhard

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John Henry Lienhard IV is Professor Emeritus of mechanical engineering and history at The University of Houston.

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The Engines of Our Ingenuit...

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Inventing Modern: Growing U...

3.76 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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How Invention Begins: Echoe...

3.84 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2006 — 3 editions
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Mechanical Measurements: So...

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James Turrell: Spirit and L...

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発明はいかに始まるか―創造と時代精神

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Carry Me Back: the Domestic...

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New Worlds to Seek: Pioneer...

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“The trick, of course, is to lose one day and come back to win the next. But that is possible only when we draw healthy pleasure and confidence from our creative processes.”
John H. Lienhard, The Engines of Our Ingenuity: An Engineer Looks at Technology and Culture

“If what we learn is no more than what we expect to learn, then we have learned nothing at all.”
John H. Lienhard, The Engines of Our Ingenuity: An Engineer Looks at Technology and Culture



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