The Steam Turbine: The Rede Lecture 1911 by Charles A. ParsonsThe Steam Turbine: The Rede Lecture 1911 by Charles A. Parsons

The Steam Turbine: The Rede Lecture 1911

byCharles A. Parsons

Paperback | January 12, 2012

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Sir Charles Algernon Parsons (1854-1931) was a British engineer and scientist, best known as the inventor of the steam turbine. Originally published in 1911, this volume forms the substance of the Rede Lecture for that year, which was delivered by Parsons in Cambridge. A concise discussion of the steam turbine is provided, together with numerous illustrative figures. Accessible and informative, this book will be of value to anyone with an interest in engineering and the development of steam power
Title:The Steam Turbine: The Rede Lecture 1911Format:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 7.99 × 5 × 0.16 inPublished:January 12, 2012Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1107615097

ISBN - 13:9781107615090


Table of Contents

The steam turbine.