“A fascinating look at the technological triumphs of the in the nineteenth century.” (Booklist)
“Cadbury has a knack for providing interesting asides…an engaging and informative read.” (San Francisco Chronicle)
“Engrossing...DREAMS OF IRON AND STEEL celebrates the triumphs not just of engineering but of the questing human spirit.” (Stephen Fox, author of Transatlantic)
“An engaging and informative read.” (San Francisco Chronicle)
About the Author
Deborah Cadbury is the highly acclaimed author of several books, including Dreams of Iron and Steel, The Lost King of France, and Terrible Lizard. She has also won numerous international awards as a television producer for the BBC. She lives in London.