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Extreme Textiles Matilda McQuaid

Extreme Textiles

Matilda McQuaid

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ISBN : 9781568985084
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From the carbon-fiber composite bicycle frame to the cardiac constraint sock and the Mars Pathfinder landing airbag, material innovations surround us. Our landscape, our buildings, our vehicles, our clothes, and our bodies all benefit from theseMoreFrom the carbon-fiber composite bicycle frame to the cardiac constraint sock and the Mars Pathfinder landing airbag, material innovations surround us. Our landscape, our buildings, our vehicles, our clothes, and our bodies all benefit from these highly engineered performance textiles. Vibrant illustrations and essays by some of todays most influential designers and scientists trace the extraordinary developments made in textiles over the past century and suggest what is to come.