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science of burning liquid fuel a practical book for practical men by William Newton Best

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Published by The Beaver Printing Company] in [New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Petroleum as fuel.

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Edition Notes

Statementby William Newton Best ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTP355 .B4
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p. l., 3-159 p.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6560945M
LC Control Number13021302
OCLC/WorldCa34155687

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Best, William Newton, Science of burning liquid fuel. [New York, The Beaver Printing Co.] Burning liquid fuel, a practical treatise on the perfect combustion of oils and tars, giving analyses, calorific values and heating temperatures of various gravitites, with information on the design and proper installation of equipment for all classes of service by Best, William Newton; Best, William Newton. Science of burning liquid fuel.   Liquid Fuels discusses the properties, classification, manufacturing, and practical use of liquid fuels. The book is organized into 10 chapters discussing the various aspects of liquid fuels, from source to storage. Chapters 1 and 2 present the main source of liquid fuels and other sources such as oil shales and Edition: 1. Liquid Fuels discusses the properties, classification, manufacturing, and practical use of liquid fuels. The book is organized into 10 chapters discussing the various aspects of liquid fuels, from source to storage. Chapters 1 and 2 present the main source of liquid fuels and other sources such as .

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