Wilmington, DE: Hercules Powder Company, 1927. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Octavo, pp. 169, illustrated with b/w drawings and photographs. Very good; moderate edgewear to cover. Item #19241
This book includes a short account of the history and theory of explosives, types of explosives manufactured, and blasting accessories. Principal attention is given to actual results obtained in the field and discussions regarding the various methods employed. A useful reference book for users of explosives.