Engineering & Transportation

Ever since the first horse was domesticated and the wheel was invented, engineering and transportation have been the driving force behind humans becoming the dominating species on Earth. And if you ask us, this category has some fascinating books, whether you’re interested in finding more about how some of history’s biggest innovations took place or you’re just looking to understand more of what’s coming in the future, take a pick from the books below.

   

Lamborghini Urraco and the V8’s: Urraco, Bravo, Silhouette, Athon, Jalpa

by Jean-Francois Marchet

The Planet Remade: How Geoengineering Could Change the World

by Oliver Morton

Without a Trace: 1881-1968: How Can an Aircraft Simply Disappear?

by Sylvia Wrigley

The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization

by Vince Beiser

Connected Strategy: Building Continuous Customer Relationships for Competitive Advantage

by Nicolaj Siggelkow, Christian Terwiesch

The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos

by Christian Davenport

A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

by Andrew Chaikin

Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of El Faro

by Rachel Slade

Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto

by Alan Stern, David Grinspoon