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Small things considered : why there is no perfect design

Author: Henry Petroski
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Vintage books edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Petroski
ISBN: 1400032938 9781400032938
OCLC Number: 1030715418
Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The nature of design --
Looking at design --
Design, design everywhere --
Illuminating design --
Driven by design --
Design in a box --
Labyrinthine design --
Design out of a paper bag --
Domestic design --
Folk design --
Kitchen-sink design --
Off-the-shelf design --
Familiar design --
Design by the numbers --
Selective design --
A brush with design --
Design hits the wall --
Design rising.
Responsibility: Henry Petroski.

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