|Title: The Magic of a Name : The Rolls Royce Story
Author: Pugh, Peter
Date Published: 2000
Specifications: HC., 340pp., 342pp., 338pp., 6.5" x 9.5", 4100g.
Condition: Very good, in slipcase/box
Copies in stock: 2
Category: Engineering More books in this category
Company: Rolls Royce More books about this company
Book type: Company History
Hindsight ID: 2393
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|Notes: Thee volume set. Vol 1, The First Forty Years, takes the group from its origins in car manufacture through two world wars into the field of aeroengines. Vol 2, The Power Behind the Jets, expanding into the post-WWII market for military and commercial aeroengines. Vol 3, A Family of Engines, shows the group focused around the RB211 (Trent) engines, a policy paying off in the late 1990s.
Keys: Rolls Royce, Engineers, Cars, transportation, Jet Engines, Aerospace, Derby, Merlin, Trent