The Three Great Ships of Isambard Kingdom BrunelSeries: Age of Engineering, Book 1By Ciamar PriceDuring his career, Isambard Kingdom Brunel built three ships. Each was the largest vessel of their time when launched, and each represented a technological leap forward in ship design. These pieces were originally written for learning packs about historic engineering, and designed as a summary and introduction to the ships.Download the ebook free here.MoreDuring his career, Isambard Kingdom Brunel built three ships. Each was the largest vessel of their time when launched, and each represented a technological leap forward in ship design. The SS Great Western was the most conventional. The SS Great Britain was a revolution in ship building, an all-iron ocean-going ship with a propellor screw. The Great Eastern was the largest ship of its time, but too far ahead of its time, and was the project that broke him.These pieces were originally written for learning packs about historic engineering, and designed as a summary and introduction to the ships.Download the ebook free here.oldsw.showLongDescription();Download: epub mobi(Kindle) pdfmore Online Reader rtf lrf pdb txtoldsw.makeMoreFormatsWork('#userContentSwitcherPill', '#userContentContentPill');Price: Free!USD Add to LibraryCreate WidgetSeries: Age of Engineering, Book 1Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ship building industryCategory: Nonfiction » History » EuropeanPublished byRagged Angel LtdPublished: Jan. 13, 2011Words: 3,180Language: EnglishTags:britishshipsvictoriansteampunkshiptechnologyengineeringbritainmaritimenavalengineersgreat britainbrunelisambard kingdom brunelgreat westerngreat easternlargest shipAbout Ciamar Price"History is about stories. I find them fascinating but many books can be very dry, so I try to focus on the story, the people and the challenges. These are written as introductions. Entire books could be (and have been) written on these topics, so if one of my essays piques your interest, there are many more resources out there to tell the whole story with far more detail." C.PriceLearn more about Ciamar PriceTweetShare on Google+thumb " style="float:left;">

– The Three Great Ships of Isambard Kingdom Brunel –

by Ciamar Price

During his career, Isambard Kingdom Brunel built three ships. Each was the largest vessel of their time when launched, and each represented a technological leap forward in ship design. These pieces were originally written for learning packs about historic engineering, and designed as a summary and introduction to the ships.Download the ebook free here.

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