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Nota Bene: Failure in Many Forms

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Science  16 Jan 2004:
Vol. 303, Issue 5656, pp. 314
DOI: 10.1126/science.1092858

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Why Things Break Understanding the World by the Way It Comes Apart. by Mark E. Eberhart. Harmony Books, New York, 2003. 271 pp. $24, C$36. ISBN 1-4000-4760-9.

Eberhart explores the processes by which materials fail and the effects materials failure has on our everyday lives.