The Steam Engine

The Steam Engine

Book - 2005
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Baker & Taylor
Presents the history of the steam engine, beginning with early experiments using steam in the first century A.D. through the steam turbine in the twenty-first century, and includes future uses for steam, including powering home generators.

Gareth Stevens Pub
Great Inventions is a captivating chronicle of major technological advances that have shaped everyday life over the past two centuries. Each book provides an in-depth look at the dedicated individuals behind each invention, a history of each invention's development, and its present-day use and continuing evolution. Engaging text and informative sidebars join with archival and contemporary images to demonstrate how innovative thinking and determination can change the world.

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : World Almanac Library, 2005
ISBN: 9780836858037
Branch Call Number: J 621.1 DEF
621.1 DEF
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm


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