BoD – Books on Demand, 2013 - 164 pages
Life and works of the famous maker of the steam-engine. Originally released in 1905.
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Childhood and Youth
Glasgow to London Return to Glasgow
Captured by Steam
Partnership with Roebuck
Removal to Birmingham
The Record of the Steam Engine
Watt in Old Age
Watt the Inventor and Discoverer
Watt the Man
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