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The Resource The perfectionists : how precision engineers created the modern world, Simon Winchester

The perfectionists : how precision engineers created the modern world, Simon Winchester

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The perfectionists : how precision engineers created the modern world
Title
The perfectionists
Title remainder
how precision engineers created the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Title variation
Exactly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Simon Winchester traces the development of technology from the Industrial Age to the Digital Age to explore the single component crucial to advancement: precision
Summary
The best-selling author of The Professor and the Madman traces the development of technology from the Industrial Age to the Digital Age to explore the crucial role of precision in advancement, in a chronicle that stands as both an homage and cautionary assessment for the future
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10658063
Cataloging source
ETC
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how precision engineers created the modern world
Label
The perfectionists : how precision engineers created the modern world, Simon Winchester
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-374) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
1026246387
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 385 pages
Isbn
9780062652553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1026246387
Label
The perfectionists : how precision engineers created the modern world, Simon Winchester
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-374) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
1026246387
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 385 pages
Isbn
9780062652553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1026246387

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