International Buyers – Please Note: Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost.These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to looking or buying. · Customs fees are normally charged by the shipping company or collected when you pick the item up. These fees are not additional shipping charges.· We won't under-value merchandise or mark the item as a gift on customs forms. Doing that is against U.S. and international laws.THE MIRACLE OF LIGHT AND POWER, how electricity, gas and steam are produced for home and industry,byCapt. Burr W. Leyson illustrated with photographs and diagrams, E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc. New York 1955, printed in 1955.This item is a book5 1/2" by 8 1/4" 186 page hardcover with dustjacket copy. This book is in good condition with some soiling and rubbing of the covers,the dustjacket has some small tears, the pages are clean and tight, I have not seen any writing on the pages. Chapters include: servicing a great city, the electric generating plant-hear of the system, control system-never system and master of power, the distribution grids and transformers, how generators produce electric energy; single and three-phrase currents; how electric motors operate, manufactured and natural gas, steam as a public service, the emergency truck and crews, electricity and safety in the home, how the electric meter works, rural electric distribution and power lines, vocational opportunities in public utilities, and much, much more.This book has some illustrations. Thanks for Looking. L36/15.6/310DON’T FORGET TO CHECK OUR STORE, WE HAVE A GOOD SELECTION OF BOOKS AND VINTAGE POSTCARDS FOR A VERY GOOD PRICE AND WE SELL BOOKS BY LOTS TOO. Powered by eCRATER . List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.