James Nasmyth

Published

Journal Article

This paper discusses how James Nasmyth, a 19th century engineer, used engineering drawing as a tool to invent the steam hammer and other machine tools. Applications of his work includes shipbuilding.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Petroski, H

Published Date

  • February 1, 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 112 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 40 - 46

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0025-6501

Citation Source

  • Scopus