The Life of L.T.C. Rolt – Where Engineering Met Literature

Author: Victoria Owens

Alumni: Jurisprudence, 1979

Publisher: by Pen & Sword Books, April 2024

In this book, the first full-length biography of Tom Rolt and a complement to his auto-biographical Landscape trilogy, Victoria Owens draws upon his surviving letters and unpublished manuscripts to tell the story of the engineer-turned-writer who made Britain’s industrial past the stuff of enduring literature.

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