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Engines Afloat, from Early Days to D-Day (Volume 2)

by Stan Grayson

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Devereux Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering,
  • History,
  • Inboard-outboard engine industry,
  • Internal combustion engine industry,
  • Marine engines,
  • United States,
  • Transportation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages550
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11705887M
    ISBN 100964007045
    ISBN 109780964007048

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Engines Afloat: From Early Days to D-Day, Volume 1: The Gasoline Era by Stan Grayson (Marblehead, MA: Devereux Books, ) Reviewed by Scott M. Peters, Collections Historian, Michigan Historical Museum, Lansing, Michigan Stan Grayson's book Engines Afloat, Volume 1, is a great example of industrial history at its finest.5/5(1).

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landing craft churned toward Normandy on D-Day morning, each was powered by a revolutionary diesel engine developed in a from Early Days to D-Day book project overseen by Charles Kettering of General Motors. Based on the material in the Kettering archives and other primary sources Author: Stan Grayson.

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ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Errata slip included. engines afloat volume i: the gasoline era (From Early Days to D-Day) Chronicling the from Early Days to D-Day book of the American marine engine industry from tothis book focuses on gasoline engines and recreational boats, and discusses both four-cycle and two-cycle Rating: % positive.

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Written by Stan Grayson. From the first motor launches and fishing boats to World War II landing craft - the real story of floating internal combustion. Internal combustion engine industry -- United States -- History.

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