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Iron Men : How One London Factory Powered the Industrial Revolution and Shaped the Modern World

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In the early nineteenth century, Henry Maudslay, an engineer from a humble background, opened a factory in Westminster Bridge Road, a stone’s throw from the Thames. His workshop became in its day the equivalent of Google and Apple combined, attracting the country’s best in engineering talent. Their story of innovation and ambition tells how precision engineering made the industrial revolution possible, helping Great Britain become the workshop of the world.

Number of Pages: 205
Genre: History, Technology, Business + Money Management
Sub-Genre: History
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Anthem Pr
Author: David Waller
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 2016
TCIN: 51550536
UPC: 9781783085446
Item Number (DPCI): 248-23-7866
$23.76
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