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Top Customer Reviews: The New Science of ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 39 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Phase of Mass Paperback has been given my first copy of this almost done 30 years, is like this accessible, those interest and pertinent to the equal that was then. It is a definite text in a fundamentals of science of the materials written for one of some giants of a field. One softly still the humorous urgent history of a subject the one who unpins a sympathetic critic and mathematician under a modern world. Very a lot highly recommended.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition I still have my copy of paper that sees has read he in 1969 and again in 1990 and now there is so only has finalised a Kindle version. A clarity and enthusiasm that J And Gordon gives to a subject is attacking and think was written today he to good sure would be to list the scarce partorisca a Real Society Winton appreciate of Book.
4 / 5
Formed: Phase partorisca Concentrate Paperback Excellent book in material science and has wished has read he during my time like the student as it have helped me comprise my conferences :)
4 / 5
Formed: Phase partorisca Concentrate Paperback Astonishingly simple and involving explanation of a subject. An essential bed partorisca any one studying structural, civil engineering or maquinal. Easy to read. Very better that the book of dry text.
4 / 5
Formed: Phase partorisca Concentrate Paperback An interesting bed. No quite like this well it reserves like this modern of popular science but , for his age, is well. A bit those that too many equations for me.
5 / 5
Formed: Phase partorisca Concentrate Paperback the book has had harm and writing inside aswell like some dark liquid stain
4 / 5
Formed: Phase partorisca Concentrate Paperback Very written and informative. I love books of the popular science and ossia essential reading partorisca engineers of materials. A good memory of like this partorisca relate your work to Joe-public, or so only the good informative read if you are not doing in this zone. A must partorisca students.
4 / 5
Formed: Phase partorisca Concentrate Paperback Easy bed of complex concepts.
5 / 5
Formed: Phase to Concentrate Paperback that Interest and easy to read.
4 / 5
Formed: Phase partorisca Concentrate Paperback Amazing book. Read the fact of the years but still agree a lot of things because a scientific content is advances of place in such the down-the-way of Tierra. A must partorisca any student or engineer.
4 / 5
Amazing book. Read the fact of the years but still agree a lot of things because a scientific content is advances of place in such the down-the-way of Tierra. A must partorisca any student or engineer.
4 / 5
Still the classical book, but has not been updated partorisca decades and is the facsimile in small a lot last to read and no very crisp type. As any sure in fact takes read.
4 / 5
Is the very good book , recommends is interested partorisca study material in university or is interested so only in of the materials. It was easy to read
4 / 5
simple to comprise yes is studying edifice, construction and engineering. You recommend.
4 / 5
I have been given my first copy of this almost done 30 years, is like this accessible, those interest and pertinent to the equal that was then. It is a definite text in a fundamentals of science of the materials written for one of some giants of a field. One softly still the humorous urgent history of a @@subject the one who unpins a sympathetic critic and mathematician under a modern world. Very a lot highly recommended.
5 / 5
Still have my copy of paper that sees has read he in 1969 and again in 1990 and now there is so only has finalised a Kindle version. A clarity and enthusiasm that J And Gordon gives to a subject is attacking and think was written today he to good sure would be to list the scarce for a Real Society Winton prize of Book.
4 / 5
Excellent book in material science and has wished has read he during my time like the student as it have helped me comprise my conferences :)
4 / 5
An interesting bed. No quite like this well it reserves like this modern of popular science but , for his age, is well. A bit those that too many equations for me.
4 / 5
Astonishingly Simple and involving explanation of a subject. An essential bed for any one studying structural, civil engineering or maquinal. Easy to read. Very better that the book of dry text.
4 / 5
Good and informative writing. I love books of the popular science and ossia essential reading for engineers of materials. A good memory of like this to relate your work to Joe-public, or so only the good informative read if you are not doing in this zone. A must for students.
5 / 5
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5 / 5
An interesting reserve which would recommend to any the one who has an interest in the engineering and other subjects have covered in this book, this in spite of can be hard to read in time because of a tongue used and after reading another book of structures, also for J And Gordon, would say any one thinking to buy this so that the simple foray to the alcohol to read of a structure of engineer - or reason the things do not fall ' for the much easier beds and one, in time, witty reserve which has the charm adds.
4 / 5
Like this described and was perfect to further my knowledge in structures of materials so only first of the initiate my Of the-Levels. The delivery has taken bit it long but his aright of the live quite far. In general a book is in the quite good condition.
5 / 5
Me - Like some interesting thoughts, the bit of engineering and science for a uninitiated. - - - -
4 / 5
Resupplies the fascinating, factually has based, idea to some properties of materials have found in daily life; resupplying illustration to reason has sucedidos and reason do lacking and like this helping explore and establish limit insurances in of the uses of materials and in the structures have done they.
4 / 5
Can be the scientist but has not done any physics of GCSE is - this book was the little defiant but no impossible. Mine another half is the material scientist and has read this reserves a summer before it go the university. It resupplies the introduction adds to some ideas of core in material science and some engineering and look of frames in of the edifices and of the vehicles a lot differently. If fact I now comprise because pause of things in of the so many different ways. A book is written with the humour adds and there is enjoyed an intellectual challenge present - was useful to have the professional to rid to give the little more the details and there was the enough in-discussion of depth in cantilevers (any something would have expected the able to do before I have begun to read). Ossia Popular science but with some depth - expect learn the plot.
5 / 5
After treating my daughter to the pair my Mamma taken to some like some presents navideño prompt. These are qualities adds and comfortable, the delivery was a lot quickly and is the prize adds also.
4 / 5
One interesting very written and informative reserve which have law does years. I have learnt the plot of the bed. It have to that it has been it a lot like this still I can register.
5 / 5
If you have not seated never by means of the conference of science of the materials or tutorial and felt is all further you this pound is for you. Still if you have not struggled, this book explains his subject in such the concise and especially interesting way simple that I can recommend he without hesitation. It is especially good to read like an introduction to a @@@subject before starts the course in science of engineering/maquinal material. Still if you do not fall to one of one on categories but have an interest in a @@@subject - the read, is not written for students or of the engineers especially, so only for any with an interest. Also I can recommend wholeheartedly a volume of sister "Structures".
5 / 5
The book adds. Read the fact of the years. It is very written and informative. Still recommended reading all the engineers.
5 / 5
This book are add partorisca learn in material properties, many macizos textbooks give a same information but they am often a lot last to comprise has little or not comprising material. This rids this in spite of gives an information more simply and is very partorisca begin on learnt in of the first materials of moving on to a big plus textbooks. He also done the good bed also is interested in a subject. Ossia This in spite of no the substitution partorisca the big text reserves it so only resupplies the bit of background knowledge in a subject, the still value that takes this in spite of.
5 / 5
In the first place, would recommend this book partorisca any one has interested in general science. A title poses the question very a lot partorisca think partorisca ask and, in any case, instinctively feels that we already know a response to. This in spite of, think roughly he partorisca the minute, reason does not go to the failure a paving? It can you explain reason some materials (likes forests and steel) sustains our weight whilst another (like hule) deflect and another closing (as of the water) flow out of a way in a slightest forces? Reason do pause of things? That marks some materials some strong plus that another? That is force in any case? Because glass of discharge estrago but edge of glass of use of engineers partorisca strengthen plásticoes? Reason launches the bear of massive hanged iron but shatter like the glass when calm the tombs? Ossia The fascinating conjoint of questions and J. And. Gordon distributes some responses in the comprehensible And entertaining way.

A book is accessible to any one. There is mathematician complicated any (although, unavoidably, has some elementary equations partorisca be comprised) and some mixes of author and matches his units in a same way that normal people ( tongue in of the miles and of the millimetri where necessary, pounds for square thumb more than megapascals etc etc).

Secondly, also recommends this book to any the one who is for engineering of studio - particularly science of materials or structural engineering. Your lecturers will teach you everything roughly elasticity, the proportion has fished, emphasis of harvest and tensions, roughly like paralizaciones partorisca predict and measure them and interpret some results but this pound links them all together and explains that really bad in practical. In the nutshell, is a perfect introduction the science of materials and is miles more accessible that these shelves of books of dry old text in a university library. Date in yours coursework try - beat it bet you yours lecturers will have read it when they were students !
4 / 5
An excellent book. It explains in of the simple terms some concepts and has launched by force of science of materials. It comprises the brief history, of a @@@subject and the work of own investigation of an author before and during WW2. All a mathematician formulae is contained in a apêndice in an end but a book is perfectly understandable without reading that section.
4 / 5
Likes -you the science and the engineering but is not enthusiastic to loan burned nerd writes spouting mathematician that does not comprise in you, this book is partorisca you. It is funny and a lot of enlightening.
4 / 5
The science of materials is hardly the subject popular, but with which have read Prof the book of Gordon will not comprise reason. You are one of a last WW2 boffins, and his easy fashion conceals a skill with quell'taking on fundamental concepts. An essential part of my scientific education. It is now on thirty years out of dates, and hardly imports at all...

Another groups those who would owe that read the: if you are writing partorisca explain the complexes @subject the laypeople, is one of your examples to better continuation.
5 / 5
This book is writing partorisca a layman. It was not exactly appropriate to the mine first year syllabus but he the good work partorisca take you intrested in some properties maquinales of materials and can be read like the novel
4 / 5
An excellent introduction the science of own materials partorisca all the students that wants to discover reason the things stick neighbouring or the falls averts. That marks some hard things and other soft? Reason can extend some material while another separate without a lot of endeavour?
4 / 5
The good introduction to a subject for any with an interest. Well writing and clear.
4 / 5
My professor of the physics recommended this reserves my class. No the enjoyed a lot, but nevertheless is very written, and contains tonnes of information that will be useful to the student the one who wish to enter the career in that the things takes built.

Top Customer Reviews: Low-Speed Wind ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 15 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover book of the tunnel of wind Adds! A lot of instructive! It contains all a precise know in low speed sub-tunnel of sonic wind.

Ossia The must has book partorisca any the one who is interested in theory of tunnel of the wind, creation and testing.

Also, a book arrived inside the pair of days, excellent service partorisca order to receive some elements.

Recommends!
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover is involved in trying of tunnel of the wind, This book will give answered to the majority of your technical questions. Probably also of the information that will prevent calm to do deceptions in yours experimental setup. Some of a material in a book would benefit of an update.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback is doing testing of tunnel of the wind or doing in and around tunnel of wind then ossia the must -have book. It covers everything of a basics all a way to complex formulae, in that he an excellent reference.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback is that it has looked for partorisca go in deep roughly tunnel of wind.
Is usefull partorisca any extracted this subject.
5 / 5
Book of the tunnel of wind adds! A lot of instructive! It contains all a precise know in low speed sub-tunnel of sonic wind.

Ossia The must has book partorisca any the one who is interested in theory of tunnel of the wind, creation and testing.

Also, a book arrived inside the pair of days, excellent service partorisca order to receive some elements.

Recommends!
5 / 5
Is involved in trying of tunnel of the wind, This book will give answered to the majority of your technical questions. Probably also of the information that will prevent calm to do deceptions in yours experimental setup. Some of a material in a book would benefit of an update.
4 / 5
Is doing Testing of tunnel of the wind or doing in and around tunnel of wind then ossia the must -have book. It covers everything of a basics all a way to complex formulae, in that he the one excellent reference.
5 / 5
Is that it has looked for partorisca go in deep roughly tunnel of wind.
Is usefull partorisca any extracted this subject.
5 / 5
A good book. Although a quality of the impression of an Indian edition is poor.
4 / 5
Represents to the sin doubts any, a work of big prestige and big utility partorisca these followers of the aerodynamics the low speed.
4 / 5
Ossia The must has book partorisca any the one who is interested in trying of tunnel of the wind. Well organised and the row of useful subjects. It would owe that be very displaced and in the place of easy access in any office of engineers of the test. A reference that will be each calm test , multiple time, planning, shooting of question, and corrections of tunnels to data.
4 / 5
All precise knows on tunnel of wind of low speed that tries
5 / 5
It is the book adds partorisca experimental and teorical studios.
4 / 5
Very technical, a lot informative. Mainly partorisca an engineer of level of the graduate.
5 / 5
That Tries down of Tunnel of Wind of Speed: it is everything in there. I recommend this book.

Top Customer Reviews: Finite Element ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
4 / 5
If you want to learn analysis of element finalised, does not take this book. This rids does not explain a mathematics for behind any of some concepts has explained. It gives I surround it short of the each concept and gives pertinent sorce codes (in ancient Fortran V). You will take at all more than of the this.

I really can not recommend this book...
5 / 5
A book Adds partorisca everything: a new and old.

Easy reading and easy practice.

Top Customer Reviews: The Alchemy of Us: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 45 ratings
4 / 5
Amado the everything. Such the book adds and explained a lot well.
4 / 5
The science of materials is one of some subjects some hard plus to do interesting, probably so only beaten in some bets of potential dullness for geology, but Ainissa Ramirez achieves a prójimo-impossible to do a @@@subject sincerely involving, essentially for hardly covering science of materials at all, but saying histories of people and his inventions with the context of science of the materials. Ossia A class to reserve academic editors (this in spite of more like this academic authors) seldom achieve - lyrical and quirky, jumping around more than linear: has the plot that goes for him.

Ramirez chooses was eight subjects: cradles of metal and glasses (still timekeeping), steel (still drive), bosses of telegraph, photographic materials, filaments of carbon (to light), storage of magnetic data, transmissions and silicon of scientific glassware besides to compute. Of them, at all particularly new and thrilling - but that they are adds is a way that titled with excellent histories, some duquel there is not founding never. So much, for example, a chapter of the cradles of the metal begins with a history Ruth Belville the one who has used to spend time of Greenwich around Londra in the chronometer, while a section of photograph combines the subject very familiar for me - Eadweard Muybridge - with the histories there is not founding never, like a Polaroid Movement of Revolutionary Workers.

A fashion to write can be the little flowered for me sometimes, but always is in interesting. Of the perspective of United Kingdom, a book has to that a lot of orientation of EUA (almost could be an alchemy of EUA) - for example, Ramirez informs to 'the difference in pronunciation of aluminium [sic], where quell'emphasis of Jack of the Union will generate Old Glory chuckles.' This is not the difference of pronunciation - some the EUA injustice of waves of aluminium, according to an organism of international chemistry. Similarly, for example, so only we take a version of EUA of an invention of a lightbulb (any one mentions that Edison has had to that accept that Swann has taken there in the first place) and in a Muybridge history, Stanford finds like the advantageous model, more than any the one who has tried rasgar Muybridge was, do seen like the help has assumed, and there is almost ruined his career.

A last moan - has the very distorted version of a history of music navideña where is to say some traditional of carolling was the response to the factories that is closed down for Natal, where in realities goes back hundreds of years further (and does not take me has begun on calling Jingle Bell, which has not gone included the song navideña originally, the carol).

This in spite of, these complaints are small to fry - does not take out of a fact that ossia the fascinating book that deserves to be amply read.
4 / 5
Easy to read, backside of historical look and to the equal that has invented now take for admitted in the daily life evolved and has been invented. I have been inspired to buy this book when I have listened an author speaks in a festival of virtual Hay this year.
4 / 5
Fascinating Rids that it will change your perspective in some materials around you, ploughing your alcohol to a connection among some use of materials and as it forms our behaviour and of the lives. A perfect book for any curious.
4 / 5
Different other alike books, but concise, with the different approximation, easy to read and a lot interesting.
5 / 5
Growing on, the science was biological, chem., And physicist with small thought in a picture a big plus. It has not been that has not been taught, but with a syllabi like this packed, has had little time to speak or think roughly that.
The science of materials is the recent discovery for me and has grown more and more interested in an interaction of materials and engineering.
In an Alchemy of Us, Ainissa Ramirez uses the alone verb to present each chapter and works behind to aim like some the modern interactions have come roughly. Some subjects comprise clocks, drive of steel, bosses comunicacionales copper films , photographic, light bulbs, hard disks, scientific labware, and chips of silicious - all the things enough take for has admitted now. Besides, Ainissa also looks in as these inventions have affected our own mark arrives and models - a way communicates, likes sleep, and likes to agree things.
A book is reading a lot easy and involving, with each chapter is own stand alone unit. To sure lovely reading good calm that can find.
5 / 5
Involving and compulsively readable, An Alchemy of Us says a history of origin of eight inventions, and a way these inventions shaped a human experience. Each history offers the deep dive to names of house like Edison and Bitten; more importantly, shine the light in of the smallest-known inventors and influencers, as Hannibal Goodwin and Caroline Hunter, whose contributi could be lost the history if any take Ramirez' meticulous investigation.

Some histories are fascinating, and sometimes angering - law ' Capture' to learn in some links among photograph and apartheid, and an intrinsic sprain in formulation of film of the colour. This book would owe that be reading required for students of ROOT, as it resupplies necessary context for past technology and his feigned and unintended consequences.

Students Of history, political science, social justice -- in fact, any with the mobile phone -- will benefit of this book, as it promotes a reader to ask thoughtful questions in an use of technology every day. Ramirez' storytelling skills and engrossing science of mark of the accessible prose to all the readers.
5 / 5
A wonderful thing in Ainissa the book of Ramirez is that calm situates at the side some people those who has done contributi keys to some technologies that has changed our lives.

Laypeople, students, Scientists, and engineers those who already can know something in an invention of a light bulb, attentive clocks, photographic materials, etc., will be treated the surprises in a backstory developed of the diligent investigation of Dr. Ramirez.

His clear and dramatic writing rows with some writers of better science: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Brian Greene, Carlos Rovelli, Is Carroll, and Jacob incomparable Bronowski. An eight that involves tents roughly a lot-unknown and known inventors weave neighbouring his lives, personalities, time, and science to illustrate, in some words of an author, 'as the humans and the subject have transformed an another.'

My main recommendation.
5 / 5
Pros: 1. Some pauses of author down each competent for behind a process of the each invention. You learn on to to the elements likes him-him the carbon, iron, boron, and copper and like the decision of a person to 'played with elements like these created the product that the society changed as we know it.

2. A do one like this well the work to describe a material of science as his a material of historical impact for behind the each invention. It likes like this of an author describes some backside of negative effects of the sure inventions also. For example, the cameras were of the times 'racist'

' A film could a lot simultaneously take both darknesses of peel and light of a undetected the sprain was swirled to the formulation of a film. A film has been optimised for white skin. Some chemicals to dutifully choose on the row of the colours there has been has existed long. But it had it parcialidad secret in a combination of these elements has used to film chemistries, that favours a row by heart in another'.

But an author also takes some positive effects the sure inventions have had on to to the society likes them the steel for clues of train. Esociety Has been scanning up for a moment propelled for the full trains of Trees navideños, papers navideñas, and Christa presents that movements in some drive of steel.

gilipollas 1. An author would owe that it has dipped the images of the each one be/of the invention of the element described so many could visualise and comprise that has described. Instead, everything of some pictures for these material varied and the inventions are located in a section later in a book.

2. The sure inventions like a phonograph has had an initial impact that interest on society that has enjoyed read an author for any reason has looked for to submerge to some free boring impact of an invention like this one on society. When it Comes to a phonograph an author has tried to convince me that a phonograph there has been some big impact in of the data. Any one so only was this argues a lot of all that obliging but has done for the boring bed.

3. A last chapter 'think' does not have me well... It thinks like the leading chapters have done. It has not been like this interesting and he simply directed in an invention that so only simply has not been like this impactful or that interest like forwards some.
5 / 5
I really enjoyed this book because of some only episodes that has been presented and reason still although this was for one the majority to separate the book of history, was the fun and that the interests have read. I have bought he for a scientific content and remained to enjoy a history! Has-liked me an exhaustive number of pictures that has been resupplied to give a lot of visuals and I like an inclusion of some of the personal experiences of an interior of author some narrative while neither leaving that the appearance dominates a book. It had listened some of some histories have mentioned, but no with a context that Ramirez resupplies have given like this some new ideas that had not read in other books for Simon Winchester, Sam Kean or another. One a lot of enjoyable and quickly read that any will enjoy!
5 / 5
An author weaves the history on some things see and touch but seldom think roughly. A work cleverly amena of the inventions and his creators the life. It says a untold histories of social and cultural transmission that is has resisted inventions. His writing is artful and his use of tongue this reserves a partorisca some ages. Highly recommend this inventive piece of work!!!
5 / 5
Ainissa The book of Ramirez is captivating and that the causes have thought. It has done an incredible quantity of investigation in his deep dive behind-the-scenes of some people, inventions, and chances that calm think you already know.

This book is the master class in communication of science because it is full of the histories have packed with facts that is interesting, informative, entertaining and ape. Ramirez explains exactly science the one who material is part of the ours every day life and his clave of histories with you a lot the time after a book is closed. I have learnt so much reading this book, thank you!
5 / 5
Wishes a book was longer. The things are more sophisticated and humans more malleable that thinks. Still although I have read roughly a lot of some characters many of some people in this book were mine ignored and is of entity our history. It gives the thank you partorisca write.
4 / 5
A hardback the version of this book has 102 figures. A Kindle the version does not have any of them. The majority is 'very partorisca have' - p. p.ej., Pictures of some people, places, or the things contested - but many of them are of entities to an edge of a book. A description of the amazon has not mentioned this.

Otherwise - The very interesting and readable book.
5 / 5
Has listened this author speaks in a NPR the angel of show has had to that take a book. Some details of as the inventions have come to be is fascinating. She the work adds of the do entertaining too much.
5 / 5
Are the giant defender of history of the science and this reservation blow me really was. Any the one who enjoys a combination of science/of innovation/of the technology and rich storytelling is sure to thrilled, but that really dipped this book averts of the his peers is an incredible perspective and thoughtfulness Ainissa injects to the each history. The majority of books of the history of the science has read simply home in a solitary and his character or his too romanticized travesía to a cup of his respective fields. Ainissa Very shy out of some details some dark plus of these characters and the histories and his writing often force me to take for now and really reconsider some have resisted deeply the faiths have had in daily technologies (his chapters in the photograph and the artificial light were particularly inspiring). My only critique is that I wish some photos and the pertaining images to some the different histories in a book has been situated in accordance with these histories (in place of grouped together in a half of a book) but I a lot included has left that swipe the star that thinks is the for real perfect addition to my favourite gender.
5 / 5
Like the chemist, educator, and communicator of ardent science, can a lot of understate to the equal that of entity and powerful Ainissa Ramirez is An Alchemy “ of the knots” is like the work to write! Of an ardent start, personal, decrying one dulling of science this has taken unfortunately a brilliant curiosity of youth and there is run over he with mathematicians and boredom, to some brilliant looks in some connections of entities some elements in a periodic table have to that and some people forgotten sometimes those who spent him the society, this book is invaluable in a way underlines some human elements behind some atomic some. Even more importantly, Lady Ramirez amena to light some people of the impact by heart has had in these social discoveries of entities and transformations; she excels do has lost the long histories and the amazing people sweat again, in the quell'has been scanning under a coverage of misogyny and whitewashing that it has it plagued science during some 19th and 20th centuries. If you are the scientist of investigation , the random reader, the student, an educator, or any the one who anxiety fresh perspective in some sciences, this book will shine for you!
5 / 5
Reading this book felt likes to undermine to the novel of mystery. I have begun to read the around 9 pm, and remained on the majority of a night with him. It is one of these scarce books, magic that transport a reader to a scene. The capacity to explain of dr. Ramirez a science, connects some people, and help comprise like our world is impacted is phenomenal. I have finalised to give copies to all the world in my laboratory, and now require this book for my class of Science of the Materials. Really it is glorious.
5 / 5
WELL, no an original line for a title of a description, but attentive. Dr. Ramirez' the book develops a fascinating history behind some materials that marks our possible daily lives. To the long of a way, the shows concealed a lot so only has has done these materials, but prpers in the tower has been shaped for them, so that in a loop of amazing feedback, is to change so as some materials. A technical term partorisca east is Alchemy ;-).

Has written the little popular science reserve, as I can appreciate a cure, investigation and try this is to go to a writing of this book, a devotion for the do such the like to read. This accessible text illuminates like the science is for real the human activity, and to the big discharge, is that I human knots. Still like the researcher of condensed @@subject the one who partorisca on thirty years has done in science of materials, I in spite of new things learnt and new ideas have obtained on almost each page of An Alchemy of EUA.

Has a lot of the popular science the reservation concealed extracted a galactic or a subatomic, but little this extracted life in some human stairs, where the in fact alive knots. An Alchemy to fill an empty of entity in a cannon of popular science.

- - James Kakalios
5 / 5
Ainissa has directed to touch in some bones of corner of some technologies of entities that has been shaping and in that he the one who are today. And yes, to a better to my knowledge, is an only book that habladurías in discoveries scienziathe, mentioning women and men by heart in science and that has had to that spend for to achieve his aims take recognition.
4 / 5
A masterpiece of our time. Full of fun facts while also that aim like the women and the minorities are remained in of the shadows when it comes to a history of inventions.
4 / 5
Engagingly Writes - add partorisca take a backstory for behind the things typically take partorisca admitted as well as the rundown in an easily digestible science of materials.
BUT - any figure in a kindle book. I seat it bit it short-has changed!
4 / 5
“An Alchemy of Knots” for Ainissa Ramirez is the add, the book writes well partorisca a general audience the one who can very so only be interested in some inventors, both famous and forgotten, behind some of technologies that the world-wide transmission but also interested in a way that these inventions have have changed also, frequently in unintended ways. So that they want to pursue some of these fascinating people further, an author has resupplied the bibliography has noted very detailed. A book of impressive start of the a lot of-writer of the science required partorisca a general audience. Highly recommended!
Anthony Kreft, Ph.D.
5 / 5
Wonderful book that melds science and history - has loved a way each chapter circled around and has behind connected. The appearances of science has been explained in some easy-to-follow way for laypeople, still quite novel so that there is enjoyed to to the books like estuff' and 'Of A Spoon to Disappear,' as well as for defenders of history of 'A Big Oyster.' Add this reserves your collection!
4 / 5
At the beginning, has think that this book was the collection of intriguing viñetas in an impact of science and culture. One has read the more, one has recognised more like this he all has connected. A final chapter joins it everything near in the such the thoughtful and obliging way - and an epilogue really spends it everything home. Value the bed in a way of A Spoon to Disappear.
4 / 5
The histories add roughly some inventors and of the inventions of entities. A enjoyable read with ideas and of the interesting facts. Desire more the books have been written has taken.
5 / 5
Likes of comprises that things of laws, and especially like the ours inventions a lot so only leave to transform our world, but also in the transform, calm then has to that add this reserves your library! Memory of series of Burke of James 'Connections' and his book 'Connections - An Alternative History of Technology', and would say that it is the very worthy mate of this work. It is thoroughly enjoyable and informative and breaks new earth to comprise histories of contributi the technology of people by heart, shows it that a desire to create is an integral characteristic of all the humans.
4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: Transmission ...

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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: The New Science of ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 39 ratings
4 / 5
I have been given my first copy of this almost done 30 years, is like this accessible, those interest and pertinent how was then. It is a definite text in a fundamentals of science of the materials written for one of some giants of a field. One softly still the humorous urgent history of a @@subject the one who unpins a sympathetic critic and mathematician under a modern world. Very a lot highly recommended.
4 / 5
Still have my copy of paper that sees has read he in 1969 and again in 1990 and now there is so only has finalised a Kindle version. A clarity and enthusiasm that J And Gordon gives to a subject is attacking and thinks has been written today to good sure would be to list the scarce for a Real Society Winton prize of Book.
4 / 5
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4 / 5
An interesting bed. No quite like this well it reserves like this modern of popular science but , for his age, is well. A bit those that too many equations for me.
4 / 5
Astonishingly Simple and involving explanation of a subject. An essential bed for any one studying structural, civil engineering or maquinal. Easy to read. Very better that the book of dry text.
5 / 5
Excellent book in material science and has wished has read he during my time like the student as it would have helped me comprise my conferences :)
4 / 5
Good and informative writing. I love books of the popular science and ossia essential reading for engineers of materials. A good memory of like this to relate your work to Joe-public, or so only the good informative read if you are not doing in this zone. A must for students.
5 / 5
Amazing book. Read the fact of the years but still agree a lot of things because a scientific content is advances of place in such the down-the-way of Tierra. A must partorisca any student or engineer.
4 / 5
Still the classical book, but has not been updated partorisca decades and is the facsimile in small a lot last to read and no very crisp type. As any sure in fact will take read.
5 / 5
Simple to comprise yes is studying edifice, construction and engineering. It would recommend.
5 / 5
An interesting reserve which would recommend to any the one who has an interest in the engineering and other subjects have covered in this book, this in spite of can be hard to read in time because of a tongue used and after reading another book of structures, also for J And Gordon, would say any one thinking to buy this so that the simple foray to the alcohol to read of a structure of engineer - or reason the things do not fall ' for the much easier beds and one, in time, witty reserve which has the charm adds.
5 / 5
Like this described and was perfect to further my knowledge in structures of materials so only first of the initiate my Of the-Levels. The delivery has taken bit it long but his aright of the live quite far. In general a book is in the quite good condition.
4 / 5
Me - Like some interesting thoughts, the bit of engineering and science for a uninitiated. - - - -
5 / 5
Resupplies the fascinating, factually has based, idea to some properties of materials have found in daily life; resupplying illustration to reason has sucedidos and reason do lacking and like this helping explore and establish limit insurances in of the uses of materials and in the structures have done they.
4 / 5
Can be the scientist but has not done any physics of GCSE is - this book was the little defiant but no impossible. Mine another half is the material scientist and has read this reserves a summer before it has been in university. It resupplies the introduction adds to some ideas of core in material science and some engineering and look of frames in of the edifices and of the vehicles a lot differently. If fact I now comprise because pause of things in of the so many different ways. A book is written with the humour adds and there is enjoyed an intellectual challenge has presented - was useful to have the professional to rid to give the little more the details and there was the enough in-discussion of depth in cantilevers (any something would have expected the able to do before I have begun to read). Ossia Popular science but with some depth - expect learn the plot.
5 / 5
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4 / 5
If you have not seated never by means of the conference of science of the materials or tutorial and felt was all further you this pound is for you. Still if you have not struggled, this book explains his subject in such the concise and especially interesting way simple that I can recommend he without hesitation. It is especially good to read like an introduction to a @@@subject before starts the course in science of engineering/maquinal material. Still if you do not fall to one of one on categories but have an interest in a @@@subject - the read, is not written for students or of the engineers especially, so only for any with an interest. Also I can recommend wholeheartedly a volume of sister "Structures".
4 / 5
The book adds. Read the fact of the years. It is very written and informative. Still recommended reading all the engineers.
5 / 5
This book are add partorisca learn in material properties, many macizos textbooks give a same information but they am often a lot last to comprise has little or not comprising material. This rids this in spite of gives an information more simply and is very partorisca begin on learnt in of the first materials of moving on to a big plus textbooks. He also done the good bed also is interested in a subject. Ossia This in spite of no the substitution partorisca the big text reserves it so only resupplies the bit of background knowledge in a subject, the still value that takes this in spite of.
4 / 5
In the first place, would recommend this book partorisca any one has interested in general science. A title poses the question very a lot partorisca think partorisca ask and, in any case, instinctively feels that we already know a response to. This in spite of, think roughly he partorisca the minute, reason does not go to the failure a paving? It can you explain reason some materials (likes forests and steel) sustains our weight whilst another (like hule) deflect and another closing (as of the water) flow out of a way in a slightest forces? Reason do pause of things? That marks some materials some strong plus that another? That is force in any case? Because glass of discharge estrago but edge of glass of use of engineers partorisca strengthen plásticoes? Reason launches the bear of massive hanged iron but shatter like the glass when calm the tombs? Ossia The fascinating conjoint of questions and J. And. Gordon distributes some responses in the comprehensible And entertaining way.

A book is accessible to any one. There is mathematician complicated any (although, unavoidably, has some elementary equations partorisca be comprised) and some mixes of author and matches his units in a same way that normal people ( tongue in of the miles and of the millimetri where necessary, pounds for square thumb more than megapascals etc etc).

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4 / 5
An excellent book. It explains in of the simple terms some concepts and has launched by force of science of materials. It comprises the brief history, of a @@@subject and the work of own investigation of an author before and during WW2. All a mathematician formulae is contained in a apêndice in an end but a book is perfectly understandable without reading that section.
4 / 5
Likes -you the science and the engineering but is not enthusiastic to loan burned nerd writes spouting mathematician that does not comprise in you, this book is partorisca you. It is funny and a lot of enlightening.
4 / 5
The science of materials is hardly the subject popular, but with which have read Prof the book of Gordon will not comprise reason. It was one of a last WW2 boffins, and his easy fashion conceals a skill with quell'taking on fundamental concepts. An essential part of my scientific education. It is now on thirty years out of dates, and hardly imports at all...

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5 / 5
This book is writing partorisca a layman. It has not gone exactly appropriate to the mine first year syllabus but he the good work partorisca take you intrested in some properties maquinales of materials and can be read like the novel
5 / 5
An excellent introduction the science of own materials partorisca all the students that wants to discover reason the things stick neighbouring or the falls averts. That marks some hard things and other soft? Reason can extend some material while another separate without a lot of endeavour?
4 / 5
The good introduction to a subject for any with an interest. Well writing and clear.
5 / 5
My professor of the physics recommended this reserves my class. No the enjoyed a lot, but nevertheless is very written, and contains tonnes of information that will be useful to the student the one who wish to enter the career in that the things takes built.
5 / 5
Ossia So much an entertaining and educational bed. Gordon I volume of knots to a basics of science of materials and no shy out of a necessary mathematics to leave that it comprises. To know where is and where is going, need to know where has been. The engineering and the science of materials there is for real humble starts but today the technology is an evolutionary marvel . They Liked him Particularly of some references to no of man-has done material like some ligaments and muscle. Ossia Like the material has been done before we invent steel.
Ossia The add first for any only start in his career of the engineering and that asks is this for me? Also, the book adds for professors of science.
This in spite of, if they are taste and to to signal to take your foot of a pedal is the refreshing the memory that this gut feels was all roughly.
5 / 5
If it has read the structure “of book or reason the things any fall ” has to that read this book of the same author. One to the long of the his almost 300 leaves, J.et. Gordon revises a long cast of concepts of control and science of materials, but of way quite informative. It can look a bit I last at the beginning, but is worth it.
5 / 5
Studies Engineering Maquinal in Germania, and I with had had this book in a summer before I have been in university. It transmits some principles of Science of Materials in an involving and accessible way, and on that adds the little prize in unorthodox material of engineering.
Can recommend to any one thinking to study engineering or Science of Materials and any with interest in a subject.
Even If you already are studying - Gordon relays very interesting material which are likely looked on or entirely ignored in the course of Science of basic Materials.
5 / 5
Has read a version of paper of a paper and found the very interesting so that I have bought also a ebook to have always with me. A book is recommended strongly for all this interested in material. I find some concepts have expressed here useful also to teach in my courses
5 / 5
These costs to reserve to read in a bus or train. Help to have the university vocabulary.
4 / 5
This type has the real talent to write in the engineering and the materials especially is the way that is accessible (for me also although an engineer in all the chance), those interest and somehow was pleasant.
One adds read.
4 / 5
Liked this book because it was very practical with examples of real life. A science is his , and a writing adds.
5 / 5
Ossia A more entertaining still book of the science of informative pop there is not reading never. In spite of being the old decades is distant a lot of to be outdated and would have to that be done the compulsory reading for all the students of institute. If you owe that no for the bed still, beginning now: this that amuses the reading will give you the different idea in some objects of our daily life.
5 / 5
Author James Gordon has to that offer special of passionately giving knowledge of his succintly and with the refreshing felt of British humour. Where has been when it has studied physical? This book is one excellent rodeo for any one studying engineering, also. Already it had read his another reservation tructures - or reason the things do not fall ' and would recommend this also, although some happy of course overlap the little. Two classics - take Amazon to have them both in your shelf.
4 / 5
Has been the researcher of materials in fact a lot of years; but I have found still this reserves insightful and with a lot please surprised.
5 / 5
This would be likely to be a undergrad textbook (with an addition of some calculation for the rigorous ), but a relative absence of mathematics excepts some very basic algebra the reading done of comfortable chair, and one learns the plot roughly engineering and science of materials.