Books Engineers Should Read

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Blaming Technology: The Irrational Search for Scapegoats
1.  Blaming Technology: The Irrational Search for Scapegoats by Samuel C. Florman
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Engineering and the Liberal Arts : A Technologist's Guide To History, Literature, Philosophy, Art and Music
2.  Engineering and the Liberal Arts : A Technologist's Guide To History, Literature, Philosophy, Art and Music by Samuel C. Florman
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The Existential Pleasures of Engineering (Thomas Dunne Book)
3.  The Existential Pleasures of Engineering (Thomas Dunne Book) by Samuel C. Florman
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To Engineer Is Human: The Role of Failure in Successful Design
4.  To Engineer Is Human: The Role of Failure in Successful Design by Henry Petroski
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The Essential Engineer: Why Science Alone Will Not Solve Our Global Problems
5.  The Essential Engineer: Why Science Alone Will Not Solve Our Global Problems by Henry Petroski
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The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
6.  The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 by David G. McCullough
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Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water, Revised Edition
7.  Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water, Revised Edition by Marc Reisner
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Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization
8.  Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization by Steven Solomon
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The Civilized Engineer
9.  The Civilized Engineer by Samuel C. Florman
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