Each essay is to be based on a book: America Transformed: Engineering and Technology in the Nineteenth Century (Herrin) 2002, 185pp. This essay is not a “book report” nor is it a summary of what the author says. It MUST be a PERSONAL analysis, critique, or commentary on what you learned and/or agreed/disagreed with. You may include sections describing what surprised you, what inspired you, what you disliked, etc. Grading will include format, grammar, and spelling. Essays to be printed using Arial 12 point, double spaced, and shall be one complete page (maximum and minimum of 1 page – 1 side of 1 piece of paper). No title page is allowed. Citations are not required. The essays must be the student’s own original work.
The essay should be on the: America Transformed: Engineering and Technology in the Nineteenth Century (Herrin) 2002, 185pp