Distinguished Figures in Mechanism and Machine Science

Their Contributions and Legacies Part 1

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6365-7 (Print) 978-1-4020-6366-4 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-30

    Archimedes (287–212 BC)

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    Pages 31-60

    Agustín de Betancourt y Molina (1758–1824)

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    Pages 61-78

    Oene Bottema (1901–1992)

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    Pages 79-116

    William Kingdon Clifford (1845–1879)

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    Pages 117-134

    Nicolaus Copernicus (1473–1543)

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    Pages 135-149

    Alexander Yershov (1818–1867)

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    Pages 151-181

    Ferdinand Freudenstein (1926–2006)

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    Pages 183-215

    Kurt Hain (1908–1995)

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    Pages 217-245

    Heron of Alexandria (c. 10–85 AD)

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    Pages 247-265

    Willibald Lichtenheldt (1901–1980)

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    Pages 267-278

    Xian-Zhou Liu (1890–1975)

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    Pages 279-293

    Giulio Mozzi (1730–1813)

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    Pages 295-318

    Théodore Olivier (1793–1853)

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    Pages 319-336

    Ufimtsev anatoly georgievich (1880–1936)

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    Pages 337-369

    James Watt (1736–1819)

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    Pages 371-392

    Walter Wunderlich (1910–1998)