ERIC Number: EJ317331
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
The American Revolution and the 'Want of Engineers.'
Grayson, Lawrence P.
Engineering Education, v75 n5 p268-76 Feb 1985
Narrates the history of engineering and engineering education in the United States during revolutionary times under these headings: before 1775; wartime needs; early concern for training; arrival of foreign volunteers; continuing education efforts; and after the war. A special section on 18th century French and English engineering is also included. (DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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