## The Mechanical Theory of Heat: With Its Applications to the Steam-engine and to the Physical Properties of Bodies (Google eBook) |

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absolute temperature according apply assume atmosphere boiler calculated Carnot Carnot's theorem change of condition colder compression condenser consequently consider consideration constant volume corresponding cyclical process cylinder deduced denote determined differential coefficients differential equation disgregation element dsa employed equal equivalence-value equivalent ergon expansion expression exterior force formula fraction function gases Gay-Lussac's laws given heat actually present heat Q hence imparted increase initial condition integral Joule latent heat latter liquid machine magnitude manner mass maximum density mechanical theory negative obtain occur Pambour perature piston plane produced quantity of heat rays reference regarded Regnault represented reversible second fundamental theorem sensible heat specific heat steam steam-engine surface surface-elements takes place tension theory of heat thereby thermal capacity tion transmission of heat uncompensated transformation unit of weight vapour variables vicious space warmer body wherein