History of the steam engine

In histories, history of the steam engine refers to historical overviews of the origin and development of the steam engine, steam engine "engineers", steam engine historians, specifically, or on the heat engine, generally.

See also
Engine development timeline
Engine pioneers
Timeline of thermodynamics
History of chemical bonding theory
History of differential equations
Map of physics

Further reading
● Hero. (c.55AD). Pneumatics (translator: Bennet Woodcroft). Taylor, 1851.
● Partington, Charles F. (1822). An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Steam Engine. Taylor.
● Stuart, Robert. (1824). A Descriptive History of the Steam Engine. Publisher.
● Galloway, Elijah. (1826). History of the Steam Engine: From its First Invention to the Present Time. Cowie.
● Farey, John. (1827). A Treatise on the Steam Engine: Historical, Practical, and Descriptive. Longman.
● Stuart, Robert. (1829). Historical and Descriptive Anecdotes of the Steam Engine and Their Inventors and Improvers, Volume One. Publisher.
● Stuart, Robert. (1829). Historical and Descriptive Anecdotes of the Steam Engine and Their Inventors and Improvers, Volume Two. Publisher.
● Anon. (1829). “On the Early History of the Steam Engine” (Ѻ), Journal of the Franklin Institute, 4(8):319-27.
● Lardner, Dionysius. (1840). The Steam Engine: Explained and Illustrated – With an Account of its Invention and Progressive Improvement and its Application to Navigation and Railways; also Including a Memoir of Watt. Taylor and Walton.
● Burn, Robert S. (1854). The Steam-Engine, its History and Mechanism: Being Descriptions and Illustrations of the Stationary, Locomotive, and Marine Engine, for the Use of Schools and Students (Watt 1780 engine, pgs. 40-41). Ingram.
● Thurston, Robert. (1878). A History of the Growth of the Steam-Engine. Appleton and Company.
● Galloway, Robert L. (1881). The Steam Engine and its Inventors. London: MacMillan and Co.
● LeVan, William B. (1889). The Steam Engine and the Indicator: Their Origin and Progressive Development. H.C. Baird & Co.
● Croft, Terrell. (1922). Steam Engine Principles and Practices. Publisher.
● Dickinson, Henry W. (1939). A Short History of the Steam Engine. Cambridge University Press.
● Needham, Joseph. (1963). “Pre-Natal History of the Steam-Engine” (abs)(Ѻ), Transactions of the Newcomen Society, 35:3-58.
● Hills, Richard L. (1989). Power From Steam: a History of the Stationary Steam Engine (Pickard, pgs. 60-63). Cambridge University Press.

External links
History of the steam engine – Wikipedia.

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