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The Accidental Engineer: A Life Story

eBook (ePub), 308 Pages
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This book is my personal account of an American success story, about fulfilling the dreams of immigrant parents. This memoir describes growing up in a small northern town and touches on family experiences with World War II. Interspersed are anecdotes associated with reaching puberty, awkwardness of being a shy teenager, and dating tribulations. I wanted to be a research chemist and receive a degree from the Carnegie Institute of Technology. A life changing event occurred when by accident I became a summer engineering intern. The involvement opened a door to my becoming an engineer with a large electric utility. I describe my unique military experience as a medical research chemist. During my engineering career, I became exposed to a process computer in the sixties. Computer knowledge was instrumental to a series of career advancements. I describe progressing to a mid-level manager and eventually to an executive. I touch on my retirement activities. Finally a brief family history is... More > included.< Less
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Product Details

ISBN
9781329198562
Edition
First
Published
July 26, 2015
Language
English
Pages
308
File Format
ePub
File Size
2.59 MB

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Supported Devices Windows PC/PocketPC, Mac OS, Linux OS, Apple iPhone/iPod Touch... (See More)
# of Devices Unlimited
Flowing Text / Pages Flowing Text
Printable? Yes
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