Case histories of engineering success and failure are presented to enrich understanding of the design process.Case histories of engineering success and failure are presented to enrich understanding of the design process.Read Less
New. This item is printed on demand. From classical temples to twentieth century towers, engineers have learned more about design from failure than from success. The concept of error, according to the author of Design Paradigms, is central to the design proce.
Very Good. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Scholarly trade paperback binding is clean and tight with a slight roll to the covers as if it were shelved too tight. The interior and text are clean and unmarked. NOT ex-lib. A clean, solid copy. xii, 209pp.
Fair. 0521461081 Hardcover book that is a former library item with typical library markings. There is overall wear to the exterior. No dust jacket. The text is clean throughout. The binding is fully intact. Fast shipper.
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