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  • Published: 25 January 1990
  • ISBN: 9780140117523
  • Imprint: Penguin Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 464
  • RRP: $29.99

Isambard Kingdom Brunel



The definitive biography of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, one of the greatest figures of the Industrial Revolution and number 2 in the BBC's Great Britons poll.

Engineering genius, technical innovator and one of the greatest figures of the Industrial Revolution, Isambard Kingdom Brunel changed the face of the English landscape with his groundbreaking designs and ingenious constructions. L. T. C. Rolt's masterly biography is the definitive work on Brunel, tracing the life, times and monumental achivements of the man who helped to build modern Britain.

  • Published: 25 January 1990
  • ISBN: 9780140117523
  • Imprint: Penguin Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 464
  • RRP: $29.99

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