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Beginning Ruby: From Novice to Professional--Peter Cooper
A review of the book Beginning Ruby: From Novice to Professional by Peter Cooper from Apress.
The Book of Ruby - About.com
The two titles that come to mind are Beginning Ruby by Peter Cooper and Programming Ruby by Dave Thomas et al (the infamous "pickaxe book"). Both are the ...
The History of Tom Thumb and Peter Cooper - Inventors - About.com
The history of the Tom Thumb locomotive and Peter Cooper.
Peter Cooper's Tom Thumb Races a Horse - 19th Century History
Inventor and businessman Peter Cooper needed a practical locomotive to move material for an ironworks he had purchased in Baltimore, and to fill that need he ...
The History of Jello - Inventors - About.com
In 1845, industrialist, inventor, and philanthropist Peter Cooper, of Tom Thumb engine and Cooper Union fame, obtained the first patent for a gelatin dessert.
Peter Cooper Statue - Manhattan - About.com
Enjoy views of Washington Square Park, venture east to Astor Place and St. Mark's Place, then wander downtown to see Cooper Square and other Village ...
The History of Fluorescent Lights and Fluorescent Lamps - Inventors
American, Peter Cooper Hewitt (1861-1921) patented (U.S. patent 889,692) the first mercury vapor lamp in 1901. The low pressure mercury arc lamp of Peter ...
Railroads - Building of the Railroads - Inventors - About.com
Peter Cooper was the proprietor of the Canton Iron Works in Baltimore. Cooper had designed a small locomotive, the Tom Thumb. This was placed on a trial run  ...
The Cooper Union - Best Free Things to Do in NYC
Founder Peter Cooper, who was one of America's richest businessmen, had less than a year of formal schooling and couldn't spell. In the mid-1800's, he used ...
Railroad Invention and History - Inventors - About.com
Designed and built by Peter Cooper in 1830, the Tom Thumb was the first American-built steam locomotive to be operated on a common-carrier railroad.
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