George Stephenson: The Remarkable Life of the Founder of the Railway

George Stephenson: The Remarkable Life of the Founder of the Railway

Hunter Davies


Much is known about the achievements of George Stephenson and of his infamous creation, the Rocket, yet little is known of the man himself. This volume is a profile of the self-taught and often testy Geordie, whose Victorian invention is now the backbone of every nation on the planet.

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