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Published: 24 September 2009

298 Pages | 112 b/w halftone illustrations


ISBN: 9780199573554

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The Hancocks of Marlborough

Rubber, Art and the Industrial Revolution - A Family of Inventive Genius

John Loadman and Francis James

  • Family of exceptional importance in the development of Victorian technology and the Industrial Revolution.
  • Never previously told story based on unpublished documents.
  • Three-fold appeal: to scientists, social historians, and the general reader.
  • Factual, very readable, and enjoyable.
  • Fully referenced