Engineering Legends: Great American Civil Engineers
American Society of Civil Engineers, Jan 1, 2005 - Technology & Engineering - 192 pages
Behind every great American civil engineering accomplishment, there is a great American civil engineer. Throughout history civil engineers have made an enormous impact on the progress and development of this nation. While their engineering achievements are regularly recognized, the engineers themselves are rarely discussed.
Practicing and aspiring civil engineers will be inspired to suceed by the stories of these American civil engineering legends.
"This book is truly an inspiration to read and it was hard to put down...A great read and I highly recommend it." ?John Craig, Director of the Nebraska Department of Roads, The Roadrunner
"Engineering Legends is a very entertaining effort to remedy the fact that most of the general public and media remain unaware and uninformed about engineering accomplishments." ?Pearl Herndon & Richard A. Korman, Engineering News-Record
"Engineering Legends is a book that can inspire greatness in each of us." ?Jim DeStefano, Structure Magazine