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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Mechanical engineering -- Juvenile literature
Power (Mechanics) -- Juvenile literature
title_displayEnergy into power; : the story of man and machines
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Power (Mechanics)