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Men of invention and industry

Author: Samuel Smiles
Publisher: Champaign, Ill. : Project Gutenberg, [199-?]
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Genre/Form: Biography
Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Smiles
ISBN: 0585012199 9780585012193
OCLC Number: 44958526
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Phineas Pett : beginnings of English shipbuilding --
Francis Pettit Smith, practical introducer of the screw propeller --
John Harrison, inventor of the marine chronometer --
John Lombe, introducer of the silk industry into England --
William Murdock, his life and inventions --
Frederick Koenig, inventor of the steam-printing machine --
The Walters of the "Times" : invention of the Walter press --
William Clowes : book-printing by steam --
Charles Bianconi : a lesson of self-help in Ireland --
Industry in Ireland : through Connaught and Ulster to Belfast --
Ship-building in Belfast / by E.J. Harland, engineer and shipbuilder --
Astronomers and students in humble life : a new chapter in the "Pursuit of knowledge under difficulties."
Responsibility: by Samuel Smiles.

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