The Floating Press, Aug 1, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 174 pages
The essential improvements that Scottish inventor James Watt (1736 - 1819) made to the steam engine were fundamental to the Industrial Revolution. It would be hard to overstate the value of this invention to technological and social change - it gave us the modern world we live in today. This is his biography as written by Andrew Carnegie, the Scottish-born American industrialist, businessman, and philanthropist.
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Chapter III Captured by Steam
Chapter IV Partnership with Roebuck
Chapter V Boulton Partnership
Chapter VI Removal to Birmingham
Chapter VII Second Patent
Chapter VIII The Record of the Steam Engine
Chapter IX Watt in Old Age
Chapter X Watt the Inventor and Discoverer
Chapter XI Watt the Man
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