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Craftsman Series: the Bell Rock Lighthouse,9781107610934

Craftsman Series: the Bell Rock Lighthouse

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ISBN13:

9781107610934

ISBN10:
1107610931
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Paperback
Pub. Date:
1/17/2013
Publisher(s):
Cambridge Univ Pr
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Summary

Originally published in 1931, this book formed part of The Craftsman Series, which aimed to give secondary school age children an insight into 'the development of constructive activities in the sphere of material things'. The text is comprised of extracts from An Account of the Bell Rock Lighthouse (1824) by Robert Stevenson (1772-1850), a renowned Scottish civil engineer who specialised in the design and construction of lighthouses. Extracts were selected with the intention of providing an absorbing account of Stevenson's most notable project and joined together to form a continuous narrative. The text also contains an editorial introduction, glossary and notes. This is a highly readable book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in civil engineering, lighthouses and books for schools.


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