Tools for the Job

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Published by HMSO 1986 - Second revised edition

Written by the redoubtable Tom Rolt, himself an engineer, this book was the first complete, although concise, history of machine tools, and like all his writings is very readable, It takes the story into the 1960s, and is international in scope featuring developments in the UK, America and Germany in particular. A fascinating book.

274 page paperback with 103 B&W illustrations, bot drawings and photographs.

CONDITION  - virtually as new, just a slight crease on outside top rear corner.