Tracing the history and development of engineering principles and practices, Washington Engineered takes an amazing look at modern technological advances. Through a series of fascinating accounts and precise documentation, author Vincent Lee-Thorp examines how revolutionary inventions, along with their creators, changed everyday life in Washington, D.C., and beyond.
Rich in detail and filled with numerous photographs, Washington Engineered takes readers on an historic journey through time as it follows the remarkable evolution of Washington, D.C., from its humble beginnings to the building of railroads, subways, the President's House, and the exciting formation of NASA. This book is a treasure for lovers of history, engineering and science, and is a testament to human ingenuity and the creative thinkers who helped shape our nation's capitol.
|Publisher:||American Literary Press, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||7.00(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.10(d)|