The Gas, Light and Coke Company: An Account of the Progress of the Company From its Incorporation by Royal Charter in the Year 1912 to the Present
This is a fascinating chronicle of the history of the Gas Light and Coke Company, which was instrumental in the introduction of gas lighting to London in the early 19th century. With detailed descriptions of the technology and infrastructure involved, this book provides a unique window into the industrial revolution and the birth of modern urban society.
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- Publisher: Legare Street Press
- Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
- Pages: 112
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.31in - 0.74lb
- EAN: 9781020795428
- Categories: • Europe - Great Britain - General