Coke: A Treatise On The Manufacture Of Coke And The Saving Of By-Products (1895)

$33.95

SKU: 9781436809146
Author: Fulton, John
Publication Date: 06/29/2008
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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Description

“”Coke: A Treatise On The Manufacture Of Coke And The Saving Of By-Products”” is a book written by John Fulton and published in 1895. The book provides a comprehensive guide to the process of manufacturing coke, a fuel made from coal that was widely used in the 19th century. It covers everything from the selection of the proper coal to the construction of coke ovens and the various methods of heating them. The book also discusses the by-products that can be obtained from the coke-making process, such as tar, ammonia, and gas, and how they can be saved and used for other purposes. Throughout the book, Fulton provides detailed instructions and practical advice for anyone involved in the coke-making industry, making it an invaluable resource for engineers, manufacturers, and anyone interested in the history of coal and fuel production.With Special References To The Methods And Ovens Best Adapted To The Production Of Good Coke From The Various American Coals.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world’s literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.