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    Steam on the Farm: A History of Agricultural Steam Engines 1800 to 1950 (Hardback) By (author) Jonathan Brown

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    DescriptionThe nineteenth century was the great age of steam. "Steam on the Farm" traces the history and development of the agricultural use of steam power from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the end of the Second World War and considers how it was actually used.


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    Title
    Steam on the Farm
    Subtitle
    A History of Agricultural Steam Engines 1800 to 1950
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jonathan Brown
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 189 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 722 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781847970527
    ISBN 10: 1847970524
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COU
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S8.4
    BISAC V2.8: TEC003000
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJH, 3JJG
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/19CNTY, CULT/BRITIS
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JH, 3JJC, 3JJF
    BIC subject category V2: TBX
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000, TEC056000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ERLY20
    Ingram Subject Code: TE
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16820
    BIC subject category V2: TGBN1
    Libri: I-TE
    BISAC V2.8: TEC046000
    BIC subject category V2: TVD, 3JJH, 3JH, 3JJC, 3JJF, 3JJG
    DC22: 631.371, 629.22920941
    Thema V1.0: TBX, TGBN, TVD
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    100 black & white photographs
    Publisher
    The Crowood Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    The Crowood Press Ltd
    Publication date
    22 September 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Ramsbury
    Author Information
    Jonathan Brown studied history at Manchester University and then went on to complete a PhD on 'farming in Lincolnshire in the late nineteenth century'. He has written numerous books and articles on various aspects of British agricultural history and worked for many years at the University of Reading's Museum of English Rural Life. At the Museum Jonathan was surrounded by the records of steam power in agriculture, for the archives of several engine manufacturers are kept there, and this formed the background to the writing of this book. Resident - Reading, Berkshire