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Modern Steam Engines

Joshua Rose

Modern Steam Engines by Joshua Rose

Joshua Rose was a mechanical engineer, and his 1887 book is a classic in its field, giving full details of the construction of the modern steam engines of his day, and illustrating their operation with clear and understandable drawings. Filled with fascinating engravings, this book features simple explanations about the operations of various valves, valve motions, link motions, and much more. This is truly a book no steam enthusiast should be without. Over 300 line art illustrations

322 pages, Paperback, B&W, 8.5" x 11", 2003
Order Number: AP156..........$29.95


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