William P. Albrecht
(25 Jun 1907 - 1986)
American writer who began his career as a technical writer for Westinghouse Electric, but became a professor of English
Science Quotes by William P. Albrecht (1 quote)
The engineers, working in conjunction with the scientists, can win wars, or decide their outcome, sooner than the soldiers.
— William P. Albrecht
Explaining Napoleon’s remark to Gaspard Gourgaud that “Engineers are more clever than artillerymen.” With co-author Harold Orel, in 'How to Make Technical Writing Easy', Professional Engineer (1958), 29, 18.