The Mythology of Richard III

The Mythology of Richard III

A Girl Aboard the Titanic

A Girl Aboard the Titanic

George and Robert Stephenson

The Railway Revolution

Publication Date15th March 2009

Book FormatPaperback

pages256

Illustrations25

Height234

Width156

The railways were the most revolutionary innovation of Victorian times. They carried Britain into the modern age with dramatic speed, transforming the pace and style of everyday life. We owe them to two men who, father and son, can lay claim to be the most important engineers of their time, George and Robert Stephenson.

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9781848681644

The railways were the most revolutionary innovation of Victorian times. They carried Britain into the modern age with dramatic speed, transforming the pace and style of everyday life. We owe them to two men who, father and son, can lay claim to be the most important engineers of their time, George and Robert Stephenson. In this excellent biography L.T.C. Rolt author of Victorian Engineering and Thomas Telford, assesses their lives and their work.

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