Marine Engineering Q & A (eBook)

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September 2009

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Marine Engineering Q & A (eBook)

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This pocketbook is crammed with information to bring you right up to date on what is required in shipping today. The question and answer format enables you to test and build your knowledge on a wide range of subjects.

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This book will be invaluable for students and trainers, as well as for serving engineers who want to reinforce their knowledge of onboard systems. The bold headings make it easy to locate a particular topic, so it is ideal for revision and self-testing purposes. The text is clear and concise and illustrated with annotated line drawings.

Auxiliary machinery
Engine room systems
Ship construction
Steering gear
Electrical protection
Electrical safety
Instrumentation and control
Diesel engine theory and structure
Fuel systems
Starting and manoeuvring safety

Title: Marine Engineering Q & A (eBook)
Subtitle: Questions & Answers
Number of Volumes: 1
Edition: First
Product Code: WS1038EA
ISBN: ISBN 13: 978-1-905331-80-2 (9781905331802), ISBN 10: 1-905331-80-0 (1905331800)
Published Date: September 2009
Binding Format: Paperback
Book Height: 180 mm
Book Width: 120 mm
Book Spine: 20 mm

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