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Autobiography of Sir John Rennie, F.R.S.

past president of the Institution of civil engineers.

by Rennie, John Sir

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Published by E. & F. N. Spon in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementComprising the history of his professional life, together with reminiscences dating from the commencement of the century to the present time.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA140.R4 A2
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 464 p.
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6954881M
LC Control Number05013351
OCLC/WorldCa3577647

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The Adventure of Living: A Subjective Autobiography (), by John St. Loe Strachey (Gutenberg text) Against the Evil Tide: An Autobiography (c), by Ben Klassen (multiple formats at ); Against the Tide: An Autobiography (New York: R. R. Smith, ), by A. Clayton Powell (page images at HathiTrust); All in the Day's Work: An Autobiography (New . —Sir John Rennie () was the second son of engineer John Rennie and brother of George Rennie. p Among other important works of the same kind executed by Mr. Rennie, but which it would be tedious to describe in detail, was the reclamation (in ) of 23, acres of fertile land in the district of Holderness, near Hull.

The Autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith, Baronet of Aliwal on the Sutlej, G. C. B. (2 volumes in one, covering all of Smith's life; London: John Murray, ), by Harry George Wakelyn Smith, ed. by G. C. Moore Smith, contrib. by Juana María de los Delores de León Smith (HTML at Celebration of Women Writers). Charles Babbage KH FRS (/ ˈ b æ b ɪ dʒ /; 26 December – 18 October ) was an English polymath. A mathematician, philosopher, inventor and mechanical engineer, Babbage originated the concept of a digital programmable computer.. Considered by some to be a "father of the computer", Babbage is credited with inventing the first mechanical computer that Born: 26 December , London (likely Southwark).


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