The Works of Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Originally published in 1976, this book by a group of engineers, each distinguished for work in their field, describes the achievements of I. K. Brunel, the giant among nineteenth-century engineers, whose works include the Clifton ...

The Works of Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Author: Alfred Pugsley

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521232392

Page: 222

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Originally published in 1976, this book by a group of engineers, each distinguished for work in their field, describes the achievements of I. K. Brunel, the giant among nineteenth-century engineers, whose works include the Clifton Suspension Bridge, and three famous ships, Great Western, Great Britain and Great Eastern.

Isambard Kingdom Brunel Engineering Knight errant

This is the first biography to show Brunel as he actually was.

Isambard Kingdom Brunel  Engineering Knight errant

Author: Adrian Vaughan

Publisher: John Murray Pubs Limited

ISBN: 9780719552823

Page: 285

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This is the first biography to show Brunel as he actually was. Drawing on evidence ignored or suppressed in Rolt's classic Life, Adrian Vaughan reveals not just an engineer of genius, a born actor and a courageous leader, but also a man who was obstinate, unjust, dictatorial and in the end paranoid.

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Important dates 1806 Brunel was born 1820 He went to school in France 1822
He started to work for his father 1827 He became the chief engineer on the
Thames Tunnel 1828 He broke his leg in an accident inside the Thames Tunnel
1831 ...

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Author: John Malam

Publisher: Evans Brothers

ISBN: 9780237530778

Page: 22

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This series has been hugely successful and the new paperback of Isambard Kingdom Brunel is bound to invite even further triumphs Each title tells the life story of an eminent individual in simple language, with a superb array of photographs. Isambard Kingdom Brunel was one of the greatest engineers of the nineteenth century and much of his work, from bridges and tunnels to shops and railways, is still standing today. This book describes how he came to be an engineer and some of the famous projects he worked on until his death in 1859. The photographs also provide an interesting insight into life in Victorian England.

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

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Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Author: Colin Maggs

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 144564097X

Page: 336

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A major new biography of Britain's greatest engineer, the visionary Isambard Kingdom Brunel

The Life of Isambard Kingdom Brunel

ISAMBARD KINGDOM BRUNEL was born on the ninth day of April, 1806, at
Portsmouth, and was the only son of Sir Marc Isambard Brunel.[1] Most
biographies commence with an account of the parentage of the person whose life
is about to ...

The Life of Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Author: Isambard Brunel

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3752334460

Page: 368

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Reproduction of the original: The Life of Isambard Kingdom Brunel by Isambard Brunel

The Lost Works of Isambard Kingdom Brunel

There isacuriousand rather disturbing footnoteto this catalogue of Brunel's
lostworks,and it involves a disappearing Brunel. After his death in 1859, the life
and work of Isambard Kingdom Brunel was commemorated in a number of ways.

The Lost Works of Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Author: John Christopher

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 1445624249

Page: 128

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The first history of Brunel’s lost works, by acknowledged Brunel expert.

Fraser s Magazine

ISAMBARD KINGDOM BRUNEL . ' No doubt it is true that genius was able to take
good observations . N must frequently make its first On the breaking out of the
French appearance in a family previously Revolution the royalist tendencies not ...

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The Living Age

ISAMBARD KINGDOM BRUNEL. IN MEMORIAM. SUGGESTIVE minds, so rare in
every age and country, cannot be torn from the body of a nation without leaving
deep and painful wounds which require years to heal. England will long mourn ...

The Living Age

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The Eclectic Magazine

—Nineteenth Century . enemies cannot but hope that for once BRUNEL , ( Died
September 15 , 1859. ) AN ANNIVERSARY STUDY . ISAMBARD KINGDOM
BRUNEL was Isambard the third , a distinguished born at Portsmouth on April 9 ...

The Eclectic Magazine

Author: John Holmes Agnew

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Eclectic Magazine

—Nineteenth Century . enemies cannot but hope that for once BRUNEL , ( Died
September 15 , 1859. ) AN ANNIVERSARY STUDY . ISAMBARD KINGDOM
BRUNEL was Isambard the third , a distinguished born at Portsmouth on April 9 ...

Eclectic Magazine

Author: John Holmes Agnew

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Brunel

Something of the importance attached to the contribution made by Isambard
Kingdom Brunel can be gathered from the huge number of books and articles
written about him and the various aspects of his work . As well as the primary
material in ...

Brunel

Author: Tim Bryan

Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing

ISBN:

Page: 159

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The book, which is an account of the architect and his work, is a source of reference to Brunel and his career.

Fraser s Magazine

ISAMBARD KINGDOM BRUNEL , 1 NO ro doubt it is true that genius was able to
take good observations . must frequently make its first on the breaking out of the
French appearance in a family previously Revolution the royalist tendencies not ...

Fraser s Magazine

Author: James Anthony Froude

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Contains the first printing of Sartor resartus, as well as other works by Thomas Carlyle.

Catalogue of the Library of the Peabody Institute of the City of Baltimore

64 pp . ( Inst . de France , Acad . Inscript . Hist . v . 30 , 1764 , p . 633. ) Brunel ,
Isambard . Life of Isambard Kingdom Brunel , civil engineer . London , 1870 . 8o .
4814 Brunel , Isambard Kingdom . BRUNEL , I. Life of B. Brunel and Stephenson
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Catalogue of the Library of the Peabody Institute of the City of Baltimore

Author: Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute. Library

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Catalogue of the Harlem Library

8 ° ... B 1630 Bruin : the grand bear hunt ; by Captain Mayne Reid . B. , 1869. pl .
16 F Brunel , Isambard . " Life of Isambard Kingdom Brunel , civil engineer . L. ,
1870. port . pl . il . 8 ° .. B 15376 Brunel , Isambard Kingdom . Brunel , Isambard .

Catalogue of the Harlem Library

Author: Harlem Library (New York, N.Y.)

Publisher:

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Page: 948

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