Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 3 of 3 on It should often give precedence to safety, to strength, to the durability of the....  
" It should often give precedence to safety, to strength, to the durability of the engine, to the small space which it must occupy, to small cost of installation, etc. To know how to appreciate in each case, at their true value, the considerations of convenience... "
Reflections on the Motive Power of Heat and on Machines Fitted to Develop ... - Page 126
by Sadi Carnot, Hippolyte Carnot, William Thomson Baron Kelvin - 1890 - 260 pages
Full view - About this book

A Manual of the Steam Engine: For Engineers and Technical Schools; Advanced ...

Robert Henry Thurston - Steam-engines - 1900
...them properly against one another in order to obtain the best results by the simplest methods, such should be the leading characteristics of the...the labors of his comrades, to make them co-operate toward one useful end, of whatsoever sort it may be." [CARNOT, p. 136. THURSTON'S TRANSLATION.] steam...
Full view - About this book

When Physics Became King

Iwan Rhys Morus - Science - 2009 - 288 pages
...may present themselves; to know how to discern the more important of those which are only secondary; to balance them properly against each other, in order...characteristics of the man called to direct, to coordinate the labours of his fellow men, to make them co-operate towards a useful end, whatsoever it may be."12...
Limited preview - About this book

Social Multi-Criteria Evaluation for a Sustainable Economy

Giuseppe Munda - Business & Economics - 2007 - 210 pages
...may present themselves; to know how to discern the more important of those which are only secondary; to balance them properly against each other; in order...characteristics of the man called to direct, to co-ordinate the labours of his fellow men, to make them co-operate towards a useful end, whatsoever it may be "....
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF