Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Steam on the Farm by Jonathan Brown

The nineteenth century was the great age of steam. "Steam on the Farm" traces the history and development of the agricultural use of steam power from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the end of the Second World War and considers how it was actually used.

Buy Steam on the Farm by Jonathan Brown from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781847970527
ISBN-10: 1847970524
Format: Hardback
(246mm x 189mm x 19mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: The Crowood Press Ltd
Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Steam on the Farm by Jonathan Brown

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Steam on the Farm book by Jonathan Brown and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Jonathan Brown

Jonathan Brown studied history at Manchester University and then went on to complete a PhD on 'farming in Lincolnshire in the late nineteenth century'. He has written numerous books and articles on various aspects of British agricultural history and worked for many years at the University of Reading's Museum of English Rural Life. At the Museum Jonathan was surrounded by the records of steam power in agriculture, for the archives of several engine manufacturers are kept there, and this formed the background to the writing of this book. Resident - Reading, Berkshire

Books By Jonathan Brown

Railway Preservation Revolution by Jonathan Brown
Hardback, June 2017
Cycle Yorkshire by Jonathan Brown
Hardback, April 2017
Life and Football by Jonathan Brown
Paperback, August 2016
Painting in Latin America, 1550-1820 by Jonathan Brown
Hardback, January 2015