This comprehensive reference work is the first to examine the history of truck transportation, or road haulage, in Britain. It presents some 600 cross-referenced articles on haulage companies, vehicle types, and vehicle technologies. It also features biographies of key figures and covers many other subjects, including the British government's role ...
This comprehensive reference work is the first to examine the history of truck transportation, or road haulage, in Britain. It presents some 600 cross-referenced articles on haulage companies, vehicle types, and vehicle technologies. It also features biographies of key figures and covers many other subjects, including the British government's role in industry, industrial relations, and competition with other forms of transportation.
Mint. 10x7.25 1900747464 Encyclopedia of road haulage in Britiain in the 20th century. 446 pages, colour and black & white plates. Laminated hardcover book in mint condition, as new. No d/w as published. Very heavy book, extra postage will apply to all destinations outside the UK.
Very Good. 4to-over 9¾"-12" Tall Quarto 1900747464 Hardback Hardback. First Edition. Companion to British Road Haulage History. Slight wear to corners of boards. Small scratch to back board. This encyclopaedic reference work is the first to address in depth the subject of road haulage in Britain through the twentieth century. This book presents over 600 cross-referenced articles on the whole range of themes that make up the history of road freight transport in Britain in the twentieth century. it covers business, economic, legal, administrative, technical and social aspects, from the beginning of the motoer vehicle era, through the slow transition from horse-drawn transport, to modern heavy lorries. Compiled by members of the Roads and Road Transport History Association, which brings together societies, museums and individuals interested in the history of roads, road passenger transport and the carriage of goods. Illustrated. Illustrated laminted boards. 446 pp. (We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology, History, Politics, Social and Physical Sciences. academic and scholarly books and Modern First Editions, and all types of Academic Literature. )
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