Mine Drainage: Being a Complete and Practical Treatise on Direct-acting Underground Steam Pumping Machinery ; with a Description of a Large Number of the Best Known Engines, Their General Utility and the Special Sphere of Their Action, the Mode of Their Application, and Their Merits Compared with Other Forms of Pumping Machinery
Crosby Lockwood and Company, 1881 - 277 páginas
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Página 15 - Book adapted to the Use of Unprofessional People as well as for the Architectural Surveyor and Builder. By the late JAMES D. SIMON, ARIBA Edited and Revised by FRANCIS TW MILLER, Surveyor.
Página 11 - Every portion of the volume appears to have been prepared with much care, and as an outline is given of every known coal-field in this and other countries, as well as of the two principal methods of working, the book will doubtless interest a very large number of readers.
Página 7 - AN OUTLINE OF THE METHOD OF CONDUCTING A TRIGONOMETRICAL SURVEY. For the Formation of Geographical and Topographical Maps and Plans, Military Reconnaissance, LEVELLING, &c., with Useful Problems, Formulae, and Tables.
Página 22 - Electric Lighting. ELECTRIC LIGHT : Its Production and Use, embodying plain Directions for the Treatment of Voltaic Batteries, Electric Lamps, and Dynamo-Electric Machines. By JW URQUHART, CE, Author of
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Página 1 - Inst. CE, and M. Inst. ME Third Edition, revised and much improved, with 115 Double Plates (20 of which now first appear in this edition), and numerous Additions to the Text. In 2 vols., imp.
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