The Steam Engine: Comprising an Account of its Invention and Progressive Improvement

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Thomas Tredgold (1788-1829) has been described as 'the most influential technical author of his generation and possibly of the nineteenth century'. His writings contributed greatly to the wider understanding of engineering, and it is his definition of civil engineering that the Institution of Civil Engineers wrote into their charter of 1828. Published in 1827, this work provides a historical survey and explanation of 'a masterpiece of human contrivance'. Tredgold breaks his subject down into ten sections, each covering ...

The Steam Engine: Comprising an Account of Its Invention and Progressive Improvement 2015, Sagwan Press

ISBN-13: 9781296869960

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The Steam Engine: Comprising an Account of its Invention and Progressive Improvement 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781108070287

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The Steam Engine: Comprising an Account of Its Invention and Progressive Improvement 2010, Nabu Press, Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781142153809

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