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Autobiography of James Nasmyth, engineer

James Hall Nasmyth

Autobiography of James Nasmyth, engineer

passages selected to form a continuous narrative from the original edition of Samuel Smiles. Edited by A.F. Collins.

by James Hall Nasmyth

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Craftsman series
ContributionsCollins, Archie Frederick, 1869-,, Smiles, Samuel, 1812-1904
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ140 N3 A3 1931
The Physical Object
Pagination104p.
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20826308M

Nasmyth retired from business in at the age of j and pursued his various hobbies including astronomy; he was co-author of The Moon: Considered as a Planet, a World, and a Satellite () with James Carpenter. This autobiography follows a chronological order, and a list of Nasmyth's inventions is given at the end of the by:   James Nasmyth: Engineer. An Autobiography. By. James Nasmyth. 5 (1 Review) More books by James Nasmyth. James Nasmyth, Engineer. The Moon. Nasmyth was raised very well and in this book he explains the beautiful attributes and skills he was taught from a young age, how they brought his career to fruition, and even spends time on items of 5/5(1).

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James Nasmyth Engineer - An autobiography is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other genres/5(10).   James Nasmyth, (born Aug , Edinburgh, Scotland—died May 7, , London, England), British engineer known primarily for his invention of the steam hammer. Nasmyth showed an extraordinary mechanical inclination while still a schoolboy in Edinburgh, building successful model steam engines.


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