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A man who loved the stars : the autobiography of John A. Brashear.

Author: John A Brashear
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Electronic reproduction:
Brashear, John A. (John Alfred), 1840-1920.
Man who loved the stars.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1988
(OCoLC)318327869
Online version:
Brashear, John A. (John Alfred), 1840-1920.
Man who loved the stars.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1988
(OCoLC)623990190
Named Person: John A Brashear; John A Brashear
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John A Brashear
ISBN: 0822911515 9780822911517 0822960893 9780822960898
OCLC Number: 16803449
Notes: Originally published: John A. Brashear. New York : American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1924. With new introd.
"This edition omits chapter 19, Brashear's account of his trip to the Orient in 1916, and chapter 20, a group of letters selected by the editor"--Introduction.
Description: xxv, 190 pages, [6] pages of plates : illustrations portraits ; 22 cm
Other Titles: John A. Brashear

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