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Power from Steam

A History of the Stationary Steam Engine

Richard L. Hills


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This is the first comprehensive history of the steam engine in fifty years. It follows the development of reciprocating steam engines, from their earliest forms to the beginning of the twentieth century when they were replaced by steam turbines.

Cambridge University Press, 9780521458344, 356pp.

Publication Date: August 19, 1993