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SPANGENBERG'S Steam and Electrical Engineering

By E. SPANGENBERG, M. E., former Superintendent, St. Louis
School of Engineering. ALBERT UHL, A. I. E. E., fo.mer Instruc-
tor Practical Electrical Engineering, St. Louis School of Engineer-
ing, and E. W. PRATT, Master Mechanic.
672 Pages containing 1035 Questions and An-
swers and 648 Engravings especially made
for this book.

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AN ABSOLUTE AUTHORITY ON ALL SUB-
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Over 200 Pages on Electricity

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