Cambridge English for engineering / Mark Ibbotson.
By: Ibbotson, MarkMaterial type: TextLanguage: English Series: Cambridge Professional EnglishPublisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2008Description: 112 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. +ISBN: 9780521715188 (pbk.); 0521715180 (pbk.)Subject(s): English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers | English language -- Business English | Engineering -- TerminologyDDC classification: 428.2402462 LOC classification: PE1128 | .I323 2008Online resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description | WorldCat details | Ebook Fulltext
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Table of contents UNIT 1. Technology in use --
UNIT 2. Materials technology --
UNIT 3. Components and assemblies --
UNIT 4. Engineering design --
UNIT 5. Breaking point --
UNIT 6. Technical development --
UNIT 7. Procedures and precautions --
UNIT 8. Moniting and control --
UNIT 9. Theory and practice --
UNIT 10. Pushing the boundaries.
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