Title: Introduction to Physical Metallurgy
Author: Sidney H. Avner
If you are an aspiring engineer and keen to learn physical metallurgy from zero to advanced level, Introduction to Physical Metallurgy by Avner is the best book to start with.
The book is also useful for technician programs in industries. The fundamentals concepts presented in this book are simple and accurate.
Some of the chapters this book include is tools of the metallurgist, plastic deformation, phase diagrams, alloy steels, tools steels, cast iron etc.