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Mission Underground: The Making Of Mr Brunel's Splendid Tunnel

volume 15, Historical Stories


No. of pages 46

Great for age 5-6 years
Isaac's father is a ganger, building Marc Brunel's Box Tunnel which will complete the railway line between London and Bristol. This book attempts to show through Isaac's eyes Brunel's theories on engineering and construction.


This is volume 15 in Historical Stories .

There are 46 pages in this book. This book was published 1998 by Hachette Children's Group .

Jim Eldridge has seen action all over the world. A former member of sabotage and SAR (Search and Rescue) teams, he now lives under an assumed name somewhere in the UK. Author: Margaret Nash is an established author of children's fiction and won the Silver Smarties Award in 1998. She lives in Leighton Buzzard in Bedfordshire. Illustrator: Richard Morgan is an established illustrator and enjoys success with both picture books and black line artwork. Richard lives in Hertfordshire.

This book is in the following series:

Historical Stories
Suggested as an starting point for further study at Key Stage 1, this series presents historical events and personalities in an exciting story form for young readers

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