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A Text Book of Geometrical Drawing, Abridged from the Octavo Edition, for ...
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Page 168 - P. Report on the Filtration of River Waters for the supply of Cities, as practised in Europe, made to the Board of Water Commissioners of the city of St. Louis.
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Page 166 - A New, Revised, and considerably Enlarged Kdition (the 6th), with very numerous Illustrations. 4s. 6d. cloth limp; 5s. 6d. cloth boards, gilt. R. ARMSTRONG, CE Illustrated. is. 6d. 82. THE POWER OF WATER, as applied to drive Flour Mills, and to give motion to Turbines and other Hydrostatic Engines.
Page 165 - A Treatise on the Metallurgy of Iron : Containing Outlines of the History of Iron Manufacture, Methods of Assay, and Analysis of Iron Ores, Processes of Manufacture of Iron and Steel, etc., etc.
Page 161 - KANSAS CITY BRIDGE (THE). With an Account of the Regimen of the Missouri River and a Description of the Methods used for Founding in that River. By O. Chanute, Chief Engineer, and George Morrison, Assistant Engineer.
Page 166 - Strains, Formula & Diagrams for Calculation of. A HANDY BOOK for the CALCULATION of STRAINS in GIRDERS and SIMILAR STRUCTURES, and their STRENGTH ; consisting of Formulae and Corresponding Diagrams, with numerous Details for Practical Application, &c. By WILLIAM HUMBER, Assoc.
Page 161 - The Blow-Pipe : A System of Instruction in its practical use, being a graduated course of Analysis for the use of students, and all those engaged in the Examination of Metallic Combinations. Second edition, with an appendix and a copious index. By GEORGE W.
Page 159 - Siege Artillery in the Campaign against Richmond, with Notes on the 1 5-inch Gun, including an Algebraic Analysis of the Trajectory of a Shot in its ricochet upon smooth Water. Illustrated with detailed drawings of the US and Confederate rifled projectiles. By HENRY L. ABBOT, Major of Engineers, and Brevet Major-General US Volunteers, coiumanding Siege Artillery, Armies before Richmond.
Page 168 - Barnard, FAP Report on Machinery and Processes of the Industrial Arts and Apparatus of the Exact Sciences...