A starters guide for people to understand the ideas that make up Metallurgy. The focus on Iron and steel alloys. Teaching the different aspects of Iron and its alloys. Showing the ways to affect it and why you would want to effect it, in such ways.
The Outline of this book is wonderful. It teaches the topics with such a ease and building from the ground up. Anyone that would like to understand the nature of Iron and alloys would do well to read this book.