CHILDREN Ways Into History: Brunel the Great Engineer

by Sally Hewitt

This book looks at the life and achievements of the great engineer and architect Isambard Kingdom Brunel. It also explores his powerful legacy. Suitable for KS1.

Chapter headings include:

  • Whose Statue is it?
  • Born to be an Engineer
  • Victorian Britain
  • The First Big Project
  • The Clifton Suspension Bridge
  • The Great Western Railway
  • Queen Victoria Takes the Train
  • Across the Sea
  • The Crimea
  • Hard Work and Adventure
  • How do we Remember Brunel?
  • Timeline
  • Glossary

In the Ways into History series, original illustrations and simple text bring the past alive, while questions and activities encourage historical research and build up confidence and enthusiasm.

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WIH Brunel the Great Engineer

Paperback: 32 pages
Publisher: Franklin Watts 2012
ISBN: 9781445109602
Product Dimensions: 210 x 265 mm

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