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Internal fire / C. Lyle Cummins, Jr.

Cummins, C. Lyle. (Author).
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Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon SP.COLL 621.43 CUM 2000 (Text) 30653000835520 Local Hist/Genealogy Reference -

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  • ISBN: 0917308050
  • ISBN: 9780917308055
  • Physical Description: xiii, 355 pages, [76] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 3rd rev. ed.
  • Publisher: Wilsonville, OR : Carnot Press, ¬©2000.

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General Note: "The internal combustion engine, 1673-1900"--Jacket.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-337) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Gunpowder and steam -- Air engines -- Thermodynamics: carnot charts a course -- Patents: origin and influence -- Internal-combustion engines: 1791-1813 -- Searching and perfecting: 1820-1860 -- The genesis of an industry -- Otto and Langen -- Otto's four-stroke cycle -- Brayton and his "ready motor" -- The two-stroke cycle -- Gas and gasoline engines to 1900 -- Oil engines: an interim solution -- Rudolf Diesel: the end of the beginning.
Subject: Internal combustion engines > History.
Verbrennungskraftmaschine.
Förbränningsmotorer > historia.

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