|Author||: Richard L. Hills|
|Publisher||: Cambridge University Press|
|Total Pages||: 356|
|ISBN 10||: 052145834X|
|ISBN 13||: 9780521458344|
|Language||: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL|
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.