By Tom F. Peters
Ci . . . . il engineering has yet few admirers. Its works individual groped and battled with particular difficulties, are considered as feats of prowess and are both he rediscovers and in a undeniable feel accomplishes favourite or abnarred. they're thought of to be an -archeological"' survey of his topic for the except common issues and incomprehen first time. A Dufour arises from those pages who sible. like works of structure and town making plans, is not any longer the overall in response to Swiss they're absent from our basic cultural conscious legend, yet who's shaped throughout the fluctuating ness. nevertheless, engineering doesn't procedures of mirrored image and experimentation attrad popularizers (in the main lofty experience of the ahead of our . . . . ery eyes, through the transformation of time period) both, so probably the 2 observations are notion into adion. Dufour hence attains a surpris actually jointly explicatory. ing modemity and resembles these between us who And but, at times a person seems who're no longer sotisfied via pat solutions and who, as a substitute can lead the layman in the course of the maze of con of warding off the questions they come across, use cepts and objeds, can clarify them with no them as a way to provide novel instruments."