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CONTENTS List of Illustrations ix Preface xi 1. From Plato's Cave to PowerPoint 1 2. Success and Failure in Design 32 3. Intangible Things 63 4. Things Small and Large 78 5. Building on Success 96 6. Stepping-stones to Super-spans 117 7. The Historical Future 136 Notes 164 Index 195
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Engineering design -- Case studies.
System failures (Engineering) -- Case studies.