Monthly Archives: September 2010

Book Review: The Journey by Brandon Bays

The Journey The Journey by Brandon Bays Title: The Journey By: Brandon Bays ISBN: 978-0-7223-3839-5 Published: 2002 Publisher: Harper Element Reviewer: Tom In 1992, Brandon Bays was diagnosed with a football size tumour and found herself catapulted into a remarkable … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Case for Working with Your Hands (or Why Office Work is Bad for Us and Fixing Things Feels Good) By: Matthew Crawford

Title: The Case for Working with Your Hands (or Why Office Work is Bad for   Us and Fixing Things Feels Good) Title: The Case for Working with Your Hands (or Why Office Work is Bad for   Us and Fixing Things … Continue reading

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Windmills in Wexford and Irish History

A short explanation of the history of mills in Wexford Continue reading

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Book Review: Trains, Coal and Turf – Transport in Emergency Ireland by Peter Rigney

Trains, Coal and Turf – Transport in Emergency Ireland by Peter Rigney Title: Trains, Coal and Turf – Transport in Emergency Ireland By: Peter Rigney ISBN: 978 0 7165 3010 7 Published: 2010 Publisher: Irish Academic Press Reviewer: Anthony Peter … Continue reading

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Steam Power Design Considerations

Direct steam transport may become viable again using solid bio-fuels as gaseous,liquid and solid fossil fuels are phased out. Continue reading

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