A mixture of military and civil-engineer administration and operation is mentioned as unsatisfactory in results.
As civil-engineer, employed on public works, Ribera enjoyed a good salary.
Arthur Maxwell, who was a civil-engineer, had been followed by ill-fortune for some time.
I have been a civil-engineer, employed at laying out some of the worst roads in the West, and of course laying them out the worst.
He had, soon afterwards, married the sister of the civil-engineer Ribera.
"It seems to me I would rather be a civil-engineer than anything else," answered the boy, a little hesitatingly.
Now, without really knowing anything about it, he thinks he would like to become a civil-engineer.