A Brief History of the Age of Steam

08th Sep 2016

This was very enjoyable and all encompassing. From before steam engines powered factories through trains and boats, to the internal combustion engine.

Initially some parts about the boats didn't interest me, because I picked up the book to read about trains. But in the end I was captured by its stories as well, big iron steam powered warships.

I will keep my eye out for other A Brief History of...