The Rise and Rise of Road Transport, 1700-1990 / Edition 1

The Rise and Rise of Road Transport, 1700-1990 / Edition 1

by Theo Barker, Dorian Gerhold
     
 

ISBN-10: 052155280X

ISBN-13: 9780521552806

Pub. Date: 03/28/2015

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Most books about Britain's transport history have concentrated on canals and railways. This important survey of the new evidence and argument for road transport development will be an essential text for genealogists, geographers and motor engineers, as well as transport specialists.

Overview

Most books about Britain's transport history have concentrated on canals and railways. This important survey of the new evidence and argument for road transport development will be an essential text for genealogists, geographers and motor engineers, as well as transport specialists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521552806
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2015
Series:
New Studies in Economic and Social History Series
Edition description:
1st Cambridge University Press ed
Pages:
100
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Goods transport to the 1830s; 2. Passenger transport to the 1830s; 3. Road transport in the railway age; 4. Motor transport between the wars; 5. The motorway age; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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