Steam at Sea: Two Centuries of Steam-Powered Ships

Steam at Sea: Two Centuries of Steam-Powered Ships

by Denis Griffiths
     
 
This volume covers the growth and decline of the steam engine from the late eighteenth century to the present day. It is not a history of the steamship, but it aims to tell the story of marine engineering development through the steamship and the job it did both in commercial and naval terms.

Overview

This volume covers the growth and decline of the steam engine from the late eighteenth century to the present day. It is not a history of the steamship, but it aims to tell the story of marine engineering development through the steamship and the job it did both in commercial and naval terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851776668
Publisher:
Conway Maritime Press
Publication date:
02/28/2003
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 11.17(h) x 1.03(d)

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