THE WAY THINGS WORK an illustrated encyclopedia of technology, Simon and Schuster, New York, printed in1967.This item is a book5 1/2" by 8 1/2" 590 page hardcover copy. This book is in good condition with some soiling and rubbing of the covers,pages are clean and tight, I have not seen any writing on the pages. This is a heavy bulky volume and will be shipped USPS Media Mail. Chapters include: distillation, centrifuge, fire extinguisher, temperature measuring instrument, dry ice, thermostat, presses, pumps, compressors (piston compressors), petroleum, petroleum distillation, natural gas, town gas, natural petrol, synthetic petrol, steam boilers, steam engine, stem turbines, gas turbines, water turbines (pelton), water turbines (Francis, kaplan), and much, much more.This book has illustrations. Thanks for Looking. L29DON’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.