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Lives of the engineers

Author: Samuel Smiles
Publisher: London : J. Murray, 1874-1877.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : New and rev. edView all editions and formats
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Smiles, Samuel, 1812-1904.
Lives of the engineers.
London : J. Murray, 1874-1877
(OCoLC)607889924
Named Person: Cornelius Vermuyden, Sir; Hugh Myddelton; John Perry; James Brindley; John Smeaton; John Rennie; John Metcalf; Thomas Telford; Matthew Boulton; James Watt; George Stephenson; Robert Stephenson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Smiles
OCLC Number: 17962370
Notes: Index in each vol.
Description: 5 volumes : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: [v. 1] Early engineering. Vermuyden. Myddelton. Perry. James Brindley.--[v. 2] Harbours. Lighthouses. Bridges. Smeaton and Rennie.--[v. 3] History of roads. Metcalfe. Telford.--[v. 4] The steam-engine. Boulton and Watt.--[v. 5] The locomotive. George and Robert Stephenson.
Responsibility: by Samuel Smiles.

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