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- DescriptionThis biography of Brunel aims to offer a realistic portrait of the great engineer and to show also other facets of his life. He is shown as a born actor and a courageous leader, but also as obstinate, unjust, dictatorial and, in the end, paranoid.
- Author BiographyAdrian Vaughan, foremost railway historian, discovered Brunel's Great Western railway in 1946, when he passed under the line daily on his way to school. He worked on the railways until 1975, since when he has written sixteen books on the subject. He lives in Norfolk.
- Author(s)Adrian Vaughan
- PublisherHodder & Stoughton General Division
- Date of Publication27/04/1993
- GenreBiography: Science, Technology & Medical
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintJohn Murray Publishers Ltd
- Out-of-print date20/04/2005
- Content Note16 pp illustrations, further reading list, index
- Weight508 g
- Width157 mm
- Height25 mm
- Spine234 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
- Edition StatementNew edition
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