Watt's Perfect Engine : Steam and the Age of Invention, Hardback Book

Watt's Perfect Engine : Steam and the Age of Invention Hardback

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James Watt is synonymous with the steam-engine, Promethean symbol of the Industrial Revolution.

But what motivated him to re-invent steam? What convinced him that a simple idea - to give the steam-engine a separate condenser.

A fascinating story of scientific and social upheaval in an age of radical change.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 176 pages, Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Biography: general
  • ISBN: 9781840463613

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