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.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 22/07/2004
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780750937955