Paperback: 640 pages
Publisher: Pearson; 2 edition (December 28, 2003)
Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 1.5 x 9 inches
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If you are taking an engineering design class or working on an engineering design project then this book is helpful and informative. There are a lot of relevant case studies and design processes outlined that can be useful as you consider the important components of your design. So far my design group has used some of the procedures in the book to help clarify primary design goals and specifications we need to consider as we begin to plan our design. If you are just looking for a fun and interesting read about engineering design, then this probably is not the right book for you though.
I feel sorry for you if this is a required text. You're in for a looooong booooooring semester.
Not bad, sold it for as much as I paid for it. so much better than the book store prices.
Exactly what my son needed for his class!
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