Sir Harry Ricardo (1885-1974), a pioneer in mechanical engineering, recounts his influential career which dates to the infancy of the internal combustion engine. This autobiography includes descriptions of the many technical breakthroughs Ricardo was responsible for, such as the engine for the first tanks in 1916, his early research into the problem of knock in engines, and the design of engines for World War I aircraft.
Author: Sir Harry Ricardo
Publisher: SAE International
Specs: Published by SAE International with a Product Code of R-116, ISBN of 978-0-7680-7722-3, and 283 pages in a softbound binding.