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Author Bright, Edward Brailsford

Title The life story of the late Sir Charles Tilston Bright, civil engineer : with which is incorporated the story of the Atlantic cable, and the first telegraph to India and the colonies. Volume I / by his brother Edward Brailsford Bright and his son Charles Bright
Published London : Archibald Constable, [1898]


Description 1 online resource : portraits
Summary This first volume of biography covers Bright's genealogy and childhood, then his work on land telegraphs and submarine cables to Ireland and across the Atlantic. It also includes a number of Bright's official reports, papers, and letters
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes index
Notes English
SUBJECT Bright, Charles Tilston Sir, 1832-1888
Subject Transatlantic cables.
Civil engineers -- Great Britain -- Biography
Civil engineers.
Transatlantic cables.
Great Britain.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Bright, Charles
Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain)
ISBN 0727752413
OTHER TI ICE virtual library.