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First hundred years of engineering education in the United States (1807-1907) / by James Gregory McGivern.

James Gregory McGivern

First hundred years of engineering education in the United States (1807-1907) / by James Gregory McGivern.

by James Gregory McGivern

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Published by Gonzaga University Press in Spokane, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engineering -- Study and teaching -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesEngineering education in the United States.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination171 p. :
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17597632M
    OCLC/WorldCa838656

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First hundred years of engineering education in the United States (). Spokane, Wash., Gonzaga University Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Gregory McGivern.

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