Energy into power: the story of man and machines

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Published for the American Museum of Natural History by the Natural History Press,
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[1967]
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A history of man's search for substitutes for muscle power. Describes such sources of energy as sun, wind, water, fossil fuels, and the atom; and examines the devices which convert these into usable power: windmills, steam engines, turbines, nuclear reactors, and others.
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subject_facet Literature, Mechanical engineering -- Juvenile literature, Power (Mechanics) -- Juvenile literature
title_display Energy into power; the story of man and machines
title_full Energy into power; the story of man and machines / E. G. Sterland
title_short Energy into power
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topic_facet Mechanical engineering, Power (Mechanics)