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Author Hall, Carl W.

Title A biographical dictionary of people in engineering [electronic resource] : from earliest records until 2000 / Carl W. Hall.

Imprint West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, c2008 (Boston, Mass. : Credo Reference, 2010.)


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Credo Reference E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (3840 entries) : 1 image, digital files.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Abbreviations and acronyms -- Appendix A: People with 50 or more patents (people deceased before 2000) -- Appendix B: Nobel prize recipients included in book -- References.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary This book lists the work and contributions of thousands of people from many countries, representing numerous fields of endeavor, over many centuries. This work contains the necrologies (names, dates, and a brief biography) up to the year 2000 of people involved in engineering and invention literature. This book is a must for reference collections and those in the media who cover the field of engineering advancement.
Form Also available in print version.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Description based on title page of print version.
Subject Engineers -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Engineers -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Credo Reference (Firm)
Other Form: Print version: 1557534594 9781557534590 (DLC) 2007005257 xix, 264 p.
ISBN 9781849726948 (online)
9781557534590 (alk. paper)
1557534594 (alk. paper)

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