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    The Perfectionists : How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World / Simon Winchester.
    by Winchester, Simon, author.
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  • ISBN: 
    9780062652553
    0062652559
    Description: 
    xii, 395 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
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    First edition.
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    Stars, seconds, cylinders, and steam -- Extremely flat and incredibly close -- A gun in every home, a clock in every cabin -- On the verge of a more perfect world -- The irresistible lure of the highway -- Precision and peril, six miles high -- Through a looking glass, distinctly -- Where am I, and what is the time? -- Squeezing beyond boundaries -- On the necessity for equipoise -- The measure of all things.
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    TA19 .W56 2018Circulating BooksChecked InSt. Clair County Community CollegeAdd Copy to MyList

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