Miles Macnair

After taking an honours degree at Magdalen College, Oxford, Miles Macnair spent 12 years in industry before joining a stock-broking partnership. He retired in 2000, enabling him to devote more time to writing, lecturing, golf, travel and photography. His biography of the railway pioneer William James (1771-1837) - The man who discovered George Stephenson was published by the Railway & Canal Historical Society in 2007. He also edited his mother's letters from the early months of the Spanish...See more