2nd Edition

The Development of Transportation in Modern England





ISBN 9780367175962
Published October 15, 2020 by Routledge
829 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1962: In offering this work as a modest contribution to our knowledge of the economic development of England from the standpoint of transportation, the author must say, in the first place that he has endeavoured to adhere rigidly to the subject in hand, withour making deviations into collateral fields

Table of Contents

1. Introduction  2. Roads and Road Legislation 1500-1750  3.River Navigation, 1500-1750  4. Roads and their Improvement 1750-1830  5. Inland Navigation, 1750-1830  6. Steam Navigation  7. Development of Railways  8. Effects of Steam upon Road Transportation  9. Compettition of Railways and Canals 

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