When Technology Fails: Significant Technological Disasters, Accidents, and Failures of the Twentieth Century

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Neil Schlager
Gale Research, 1994 - Reference - 659 pages
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Explores the causes and effects of approximately 100 of the most significant man-made disasters, accidents and failures of this century. The book focuses particularly on disasters caused by faults in design, construction, planning, and testing and the entries are arranged chronologically.

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This fascinating reference book provides detailed case studies of more than 100 significant failures of modern technology. The incidents covered represent a variety of fields, ranging from ... Read full review

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