This book lists the work and contributions of thousands of people from many countries, representing numerous fields of endeavor, over many centuries. This work contains the necrologies (names, dates, and a brief biography) up to the year 2000 of people involved in engineering and invention literature. This book is a must for reference collections and those in the media who cover the field of engineering advancement.... mining and quarrying machinery, rock drill (1871), approximately 135 patents ( DAB MEIA) BALL, Ephraim, 1812-1892, American inventor and ... (1942-1951), with Harry George Ferguson [1884-1960] of Ferguson Co. and its successor the Massey-Ferguson Corp. ... American mechanical engineer; circuit breaker development, mechanism design, analysis of mechanical systems, General Electricanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Biographical Dictionary of People in Engineering|
|Author||:||Carl W. Hall|
|Publisher||:||Purdue University Press - 2008|