Slide Rule How To Use It Author:Bishop, Calvin C. A simple, practical guide with coplete instructions, Clide Rule explains how to use the slide rule for quick and accurate mathematical calculations. Full explanations and charts show exactly how to set and operate all the most popular types of rules. Each operatin is developed logically and is illustrated by at least one diagram. A special syste... more »m is presented for locating decimals. To help the reader develop speed and accuracy, there are 140 drill problems and 77 practical problems, all with answers.« less
Very thorough, simple explanations for setting and using the most popular types of sliderules when book was printed (1955). Shows step-by-step exactly how to calculate from basic operations all the way to logs and trigonometric functions.
If you've even a passing interest in learning to use a sliderule, this is the single most-useful guide you can find; I was able to teach myself with a rule bought at a yard sale in less than a month.