London: Edward Arnold Publishers, Ltd., 1971. Later printing. Cloth over Boards. Small quarto, pp. 1094, indexed, illustrated with b/w drawings. Very good in very good dust jacket. Item #19467
This volume is many books rolled into a comprehensive encyclopedia of the principles and mechanisms of every aspect of corrosion, along with the results of research work; opinions and interpretations on the conclusions of numerous papers; explanations of the chemical and statistical considerations of the subject. There is no doubt that Dr. Evans has produced a masterpiece, outstanding in its importance to all marine engineers and metallurgists who meet corrosion in its many forms and have the responsibility for the assessment of its effects. (The Institute of Marine Engineers).