The Bridges of Medieval England: Transport and Society 400-1800

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Medieval bridges are startling achievements of design and engineering comparable with the great cathedrals of the period, and are also proof of the great importance of road transport in the middle ages and of the size and sophistication of the medieval economy. David Harrison rewrites their history from early Anglo-Saxon England right up to the Industrial Revolution, providing new insights into many aspects of the subject. Looking at the role of bridges in the creation of a new road system, which was significantly different ...

The Bridges of Medieval England: Transport and Society 400-1800 2007, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199226856

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The Bridges of Medieval England: Transport and Society 400-1800 2004, Clarendon Press, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199272747

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