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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR THE HISTORY OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY

Vol 83 – No. 2 – 2013

CONTENTS

Pg 159 – Editorial

ARTICLES

Pg 165 – Some Early Marconi Experimental Apparatus Reappraised
John Liffen

Pg 187 – Thermodynamic Analysis of a Newcomen Steam Engine
Matthew A. Carr

Pg 209 – Thomas Newcomen the Man
Brian Corfield

Pg 222 – James Brindley’s Notebooks, 1755-63: An Eighteenth-Century Engineer Writes About His Work
Victoria Owens

Pg 253 – The Clutha’s First Dam: The Nil Desperandum Project at Quartz Reef Point, 1864-66
Lloyd Carpenter

Pg 274 – Colonel Robert Means Thompson and Noak Victor Hybinette: A Tale of Yin and Yang
W. Marcuson and D. Baksa

BOOK REVIEWS

Pg 294 – Philip M. Hosken, The Oblivion of Richard Trevithick (Mike Chrimes); Leslie Tomory, Progressive Enlightenment: The Origins of the Gaslight Industry, 1780-1820 (Mike Chrimes); J. Hurd and I.J. Kerr, India’s Railway History: A Research Handbook (Mike Chrimes); Peter Kendall, The Royal Engineers at Chatham (1750-2012) (Mike Chrimes and Susan Hots); Tim Rolt and Andrew Thyne, L.T.C. Rolt, a Bibliography (Roger Cline); Chris Elliott, Egypt in England (Mike Chrimes)

Pg 298 – Correspondence

Pg 302 – Index