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Dibner Lecture - The Search for Perfection in an Imperfect World

Dibner Lecture - The Search for Perfection in an Imperfect World
May 17, 2018

Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

Best-selling author Simon Winchester (The Professor and the Madman; The Men Who United the States), explores the origins of “precision” and the invisible role it plays, for good or for ill, in the way we live our lives. The lecture is drawn from his new book, The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World. A book signing will follow the program. Free; reservations required. Reserve online. Rothenberg Hall

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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