A highly readable history of the stationary steam engine, intelligible to the non-specialist reader and engineer alike.Corliss valve gear and engine cylinder, 1866 140 35. ... Space occupied by reciprocating engine and by turbo- alternator of 3500 kW. output compared, 1906 152 42. ... Dalbya#39;s diagram of heat-energy stream in a condensing engine 181 55 .
|Title||:||A Short History of the Steam Engine|
|Author||:||Henry Winram Dickinson|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2011-02-17|