Isambard Kingdom Brunel
L T C Rolt's definitive biography
First edition, fourth impression. Hardback in dustwrapper. 23 × 15.5cm, 345pp.
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.
A very good copy, with light wear to the wrapper.