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By Daniel Defoe

ISBN-10: 0486404889

ISBN-13: 9780486404882

Immensely readable historical past via the writer of Robinson Crusoe contains the author's celebrated aptitude for journalistic aspect, and represents the most important resource of data approximately piracy within the early 18th century. Defoe recounts the bold and bloody deeds of such outlaws as Edward train (alias Blackbeard), Captain Kidd, Mary learn, Anne Bonny, many others.

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As the content of the β-phase in the series OT4, VT14, VT16 increases, the hardening effect of cold-work hardening decays and is observed only at the initial stage of deformation (Fig. 18). Phase transformations in the process of deformation also affect the hardening of the alloys. Alloy VT16, which is distinguished by the lowest effect of hardening as → β phase transformation. Alloys the result of plastic deformation, features an α ← VT1-0, OT4 and AT15, having the greatest effect of cold-work hardening, featured no phase transformations in deformation.

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