Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 December 2004

280 Pages | 2 maps, 27 halftones

ISBN: 9780199272747

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The Bridges of Medieval England

Transport and Society 400-1800

David Harrison

A Clarendon Press Publication

Oxford Historical Monographs

  • First comprehensive scholarly history on the subject of bridges which challenges widely held assumptions on bridges, transport, and trade.
  • Provides new insights into almost every aspect of pre-Victorian bridges, including their design, cost, repair, and financing, as well as the role of bridges in the creation of a new road system.