TITLE

Back to the future

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, D.
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/5/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7663, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter to the editor written by D. Moore commenting on a book review of "Backroom Boys" which remind him of a conversation he had with his late father when he was just starting out as a young engineer.
ACCESSION #
14988125

 

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