W G Armstrong, a Biography, by Peter McKenzie
W G Armstrong, a Biography
Sir William Armstrong was an immensely successful Victorian industrialist who established one of the world’s greatest armaments, shipbuilding and engineering businesses.He was also a scientific researcher, landscape gardener, naturalist and philanthropist. This biography includes background historical information about the areas in which Armstrong was most active: electrical research, hydraulic engineering, ordnance and shipbuilding.
Paperback in good condition. Slight rubbing to spine and lower back corner creased.
Inside pages in excellent condition.
Title page signed by the author.
Black and white illustrations
115 mm x 178 mm (4.5 in x 7 in)
1973, Longhirst Press, Newcastle upon Tyne
1 in stock
|Dimensions||24 × 18 × 2 cm|