The main emphasis in this text is to introduce basic graphics material to engineers who will later use various CAD systems. The book includes: Tools and Techniques of Manual Graphics, Representation of the Three-Dimensional World, Clarification of Shapes and Sizes, Spatial Analysis, and Visual Techniques to Communicate and Analyze Data. The workbook that accompanies this main text is a problems book that contains exercises and drawing problems for the first course in graphics leading up to CAD. The set includes the main text along with the workbook prepared by Hugh Rogers. The pair can be shrinkwrapped with the user's choice of separate users manuals on either CADKEY or AUTOCAD systems.