A Little Book About Big Machines

A Little Book About Big Machines

By: Mari Gordon (editor)Paperback

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A pocket book that celebrates some of the largest objects that played significant roles in the industrial revolution. These objects impress us not only with their historical importance but also with their sheer size. Some were firsts of their kind, others more common but nevertheless crucial to the progress of the industrial revolution.

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Foreword. Richard Trevithick's steam locomotive. The coal wagon. The Robin Goch monoplane. The tilt hammer. The tinplate rolling mill. The brick press.

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/12/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780720005967
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 48
  • ID: 9780720005967
  • ISBN10: 0720005965

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