Say for me Kaddish, An Engineer's Life and Advice
by Alan Wilcox
This is the life story of an electrical engineer who began his career before tiny personal computers and instant world-wide communications.
It describes why he wanted to become an engineer, his interests, and how they interrelate as his career and hobbies develop. The underlying theme is finding out what an engineer is like, and what issues are important in finding meaning and purpose in life.