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The Development of Jet and Turbine Aero Engines

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Product description

This is the story of how jet and turbine engines have been developed and refined over the years, together with a description of how they work. The book contains: explanations of the differences between gas turbines, jet propulsion and rockets; the history of the jet engine; descriptions of how the various parts of gas turbine and gas engines work; and a history and description of rocket and ramjet engines as well as turboprops, propfans and helicopter power plants.

Excellent pages, a little edge wear, D/J protected by plastic sleeve.

Item details

Author(s):
Gunston, Bill
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First 1995
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852604638
ISBN-13:
9781852604639
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Patrick Stephens

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This is the story of how jet and turbine engines have been developed and refined over the years, together with a description of how they work. The book contains: explanations of the differences between gas turbines, jet propulsion and rockets; the history of the jet engine; descriptions of how the various parts of gas turbine and gas engines work; and a history and description of rocket and ramjet engines as well as turboprops, propfans and helicopter power plants.

Excellent pages, a little edge wear, D/J protected by plastic sleeve.

Author(s):
Gunston, Bill
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First 1995
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852604638
ISBN-13:
9781852604639
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Patrick Stephens

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