Isambard Kingdom Brunel—Master Engineer
Lecture no. 13 from the course: The Industrial Revolution
Taught by Professor Patrick N. Allitt | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
One of the great railway builders, Isambard Kingdom Brunel designed some of the nation’s most magnificent suspension bridges, as well as tunnel entrances and railway stations. Witness him then turning his attention to the world of shipbuilding, where he pioneered the production of ocean-going steamships.