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Petroski Henry
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The book on the bookshelf


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1999. 1999

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 Harvard Diggins Lib Adult Non-Fiction - HRLY-11  022.4 PET    AVAILABLE
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Engineers of dreams : great bridge builders and the spanning of America


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Knopf, 1995. 1995

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  TG 23 .P47 1995    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  624.2 PET    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  624.2 PET    AVAILABLE
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Engineers of dreams : great bridge builders and the spanning of America


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Vintage Books, 1996. 1996

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 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  624.2092 PET    AVAILABLE
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The essential engineer : why science alone will not solve our global problems


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. 2010

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 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Non-Fiction - CHVY-11  620 PET    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  620 PETROSKI    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  620 PET    AVAILABLE
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The essential engineer : why science alone will not solve our global problems


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Vintage Books, 2011. 2011

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 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  620 PET    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  620 PET    AVAILABLE
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The evolution of useful things


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Knopf, 1992. 1992

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  T212 .P465 1992    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  609 PET    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  608 PET    AVAILABLE
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The evolution of useful things


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Vintage Books, [1994] 1994

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 Byron CUSD 226 - Byron MS Stacks - BR2Y-14  609 Pet    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Stacks - CCBB-2  609 PET    AVAILABLE
 Mt. Carroll Twp PL Stacks - MCLY-14  609 PET    AVAILABLE
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The house with sixteen handmade doors : a tale of architectural choice and craftsmanship


Petroski, Henry, author.
New York : W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., [2014] 2014

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 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  728.3709 PET    AVAILABLE
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Invention by design : how engineers get from thought to thing


Petroski, Henry.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1996. 1996

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 Mokena Community PL Adult Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  620 PET    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  620.0042 PET    AVAILABLE
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Paperboy : confessions of a future engineer


Petroski, Henry.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 2002. 2002

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  TA 140 .P43 A3 2002    AVAILABLE
 Mt. Carroll Twp PL Stacks - MCLY-14  921 PET    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Biography - RIPG-6  B PETROSKI    AVAILABLE
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The pencil : a history of design and circumstance


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1992. 1992

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 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  674.88 PET    AVAILABLE
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The pencil : a history of design and circumstance


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990. 1990

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 Harvard Diggins Lib Adult Non-Fiction - HRLY-11  674.88 PET    AVAILABLE
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The pencil : a history of design and circumstances


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Knopf, 1989. 1989

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  674.88 PET    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  674 PET    AVAILABLE
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Pushing the limits : new adventures in engineering


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Vintage Books, 2005. 2005

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 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  620 PET    AVAILABLE
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Remaking the world : adventures in engineering


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1997. 1997

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  620 PET    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  TA145 .P47 1997    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  TA145 .P47 1997    AVAILABLE
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The road taken : the history and future of America's infrastructure


Petroski, Henry, author.
New York : Bloomsbury, 2016. 2016

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  388.10973 PET    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  HE355.3.E3 P48 2016    AVAILABLE
 Mokena Community PL Adult Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  388.1097 PET    AVAILABLE
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Success through failure : the paradox of design


Petroski, Henry.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2006] 2006

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  TA 174 P4739 2006    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  620.0042 PET    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  620.0042 PET    AVAILABLE
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To engineer is human : the role of failure in successful design


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Vintage Books, 1992. 1992

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 East Dubuque DL Stacks - EDLY-13  620.0042 PET    AVAILABLE
 Elizabeth Twp PL Adult Non-Fiction - ELLY-13  A 620 Pet    AVAILABLE
 Harvard Diggins Lib Adult Non-Fiction - HRLY-11  620 PET    AVAILABLE
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To forgive design : understanding failure


Petroski, Henry.
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, [2012] 2012

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  620 PET    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  620.0045 PET    AVAILABLE
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The toothpick : technology and culture


Petroski, Henry.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007. 2007

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 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  674.88 PET    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  674.88 PET    AVAILABLE
 Talcott Free LD Adult Non-Fiction - TFLY-11  674.88 PET    AVAILABLE
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When engineering fails


Petroski, Henry.
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1997. 1987. 1997

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 Boylan Ctrl Catholic HS Stacks - BCCY-11  VIDEO 620 PETR    AVAILABLE
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 Graves-Hume PL Adult Non Fiction - GVHY-12  363.1 WHE    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  363.1 WHE    AVAILABLE
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