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Subject:  Books for a future engineer Date:  12/7/2018  2:25 PM
Author:  pauleckler Number:  1660 of 1670

A preteen seems interested in a career in engineering.

There must be books out there about major engineering projects. Any well written, suitable for preteens?

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