The Pencil

The Pencil

A History of Design and Circumstance

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Henry Petroski traces the origins of the pencil back to ancient Greece and Rome, writes factually and charmingly about its development over the centuries and around the world, and shows what the pencil can teach us about engineering and technology today. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Publisher: New York : Knopf, l989
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780394574226
Branch Call Number: 674.88 P 44p
674.88 P 44p
Characteristics: xi, 434 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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