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Catastrophe to Triumph

Catastrophe to Triumph

Hobbs Richard S. 
edizioni Washington State Univ Pr collana Washington State Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2006

In engineering classes around the world, footage of the spectacular collapse of "Galloping Gertie," the original 1940 Tacoma Narrows Bridge, remains a standard object lesson in the history of civil engineering failures. Hobbs (PhD, history, U. of Washington) narrates the engineering and construction history of "Galloping...

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€ 23,10
The Cayton Legacy

The Cayton Legacy

Hobbs Richard S. 
edizioni Washington State Univ Pr collana Washington State Univ Pr (Paperback)

Independent scholar Hobbs presents a history of the Horace and Susie Cayton family from the Civil War to the present. Members of this influential African American family published newspapers, authored books, held public office, and worked for civil and human rights. Throughout the text, the author shows how extended...

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€ 15,90