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The Romance of Modern Engineering

by Archibald Williams

It is a non-technical book that describes the history and development of modern engineering. It was written by Archibald Williams, a Scottish engineer and author, and published in 1910. The book is divided into 19 chapters, each of which covers a different engineering topic, such as bridges, dams, railways, and canals. Williams writes in a clear and engaging style, and he uses vivid language to describe the challenges and triumphs of engineering. The book is illustrated with photographs and drawings, which help to bring the engineering feats to life. The Romance of Modern Engineering was a popular book when it was first published, and it has been reprinted several times. It is still considered to be a classic work of engineering literature, and it is often used as a textbook in engineering courses. The book is relevant to anyone who is interested in learning more about the history and development of modern engineering. It is also a good choice for people who are looking for a non-technical introduction to engineering. The book is well-written and informative, and it is sure to interest readers of all ages.

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English

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English

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1910

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Archibald Williams was a Scottish engineer and author. He was born in 1871 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and died in 1934 in London, England. Williams studied engineering at the University of Edinburgh, and...

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