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A treatise on navigation by steam : comprising a history of the steam engine, and an essay towards a system of the naval tactics peculiar to steam navigation, as applicable both to commerce and maritime warfare ; including a comparison ot its advantages as related to other systems in the circumstances of speed, safety and economy, but more particularly in that of the national defence ... illustrated with plates and engravings Preview this item
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A treatise on navigation by steam : comprising a history of the steam engine, and an essay towards a system of the naval tactics peculiar to steam navigation, as applicable both to commerce and maritime warfare ; including a comparison ot its advantages as related to other systems in the circumstances of speed, safety and economy, but more particularly in that of the national defence ... illustrated with plates and engravings

Author: John Ross, Sir
Publisher: London : Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1828
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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)17977853
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Ross, Sir
OCLC Number: 65266621
Notes: List of authors on the subject of steam: p. 174.
Errata inserted after p. xxiii.
Includes indexes.
Reproduction of original from Kress Library of Business and Economics, Harvard University.
Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 25617.10.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited to licensing agreements.
Description: xxiii, 182 pages, 1 ., 68 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
Responsibility: by Captain John Ross ...

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