American Society of Civil Engineers


Civil Engineering History: Engineers Make History


by Jerry R. Rogers, (editor), Donald Kennon, (editor), Robert T. Jaske, (editor), and Francis E. Griggs, Jr., (editor)
New York, NY: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0209-2 / 0-7844-0209-4, 1996, vii 207 pp., ill., 22 cm., Includes bibliographical references and indexes.     (Barcode: RMI MK31592)

Conference information: First National Symposium on Civil Engineering History in conjunction with the ASCE National Convention; November 10-14, 1996, Washington, D.C., United States

     Order from ASCE Book Store     Click here to see a list of all papers

Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: The proceedings, Civil Engineering History: Engineers Make History, contains papers presented at the First National Symposium on Civil Engineering History held in Washington, D.C., November 10-13, 1996. This collection present the history of civil engineering from a variety of perspectives. Some papers explore history from the point-of-view of the people who lived it while others emphasize what today’s civil engineer should know about their past.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Civil engineering
History

Library of Congress Call Number:  TA5.N314
Library of Congress Subject Headings: Civil engineering--United States--History--Congresses
Civil engineers--United States--Congresses