This book, fist published in 1979, traces the growth of Britain’s inland transportation systems, chiefly for goods traffic, by road, canal and railway, from the early seventeenth century to the eve of nationalisation in 1947. The book focuses on the history of Pickfords, long a prominent member of the transport industry, and provides new insights into the many ways that the organisation and supply of these inland services were affected by successive changes in transport modes and technology.
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Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1979. Book Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Bookseller Inventory # 4704422
Book Description Allen and Unwin, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. VG condition book with dust jacket. DJ is clean, has fresh colours and has little wear to edges. Book has clean and bright contents. Bookseller Inventory # 9999-9995114564
Book Description Allen & Unwin, London, 1979. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +. First Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 29792
Book Description George Allen & Unwin., 1979. Book Condition: Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Book- VG+. Dj- VG+, protective covered. 8.5x5.5. 196pp. Bookseller Inventory # 1897076
Book Description 1979. George Allen & Unwin. Hardback. Book - Good, but some marking in ink. DJ - Good. Bookseller Inventory # 22596