"The author rightly considers thatthe approach to mechanics should belargely experimental, and thereforein the early chapters he describesexperiments with simple apparatuswhich can be easily constructed orobtained by the student. This is asplendid book, and anyone workinghis way through it conscientiouslyshould acquire a sound knowledge ofthose mechanical principles which areapplied in many branches of industryand in the technical branches of theforces."
Scottish Educational Journal
"The book is well illustrated withsingularly clear line diagrams and fulluse is made of varied types whichmake the text very readable.""An excellent book...it is welladapted to any student of elementarymechanics, and to teaching yourself."
The Journal of Education The Faraday House Journal