skip to content
The Oxford companion to British railway history : from 1603 to the 1990s Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Oxford companion to British railway history : from 1603 to the 1990s

Author: Jack Simmons; Gordon Biddle
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This is the first encyclopaedia of British railways to deal comprehensively with their impact on British life from the 17th century to privatization in the mid 1990s. Over 600 entries by 88 expert  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Simmons; Gordon Biddle
ISBN: 0192116975 9780192116970
OCLC Number: 59599436
Description: xv, 608 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: LIST OF EDITORIAL ADVISERS AND CONTRIBUTORS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; NOTE ON THE MAPS; LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS; NOTES FOR THE READER; A-Z TEXT; APPENDIX OF RAILWAYS ACT, FIRST SCHEDULE 1921; APPENDIX OF IMPERIAL AND METRIC MEASURES; APPENDIX OF HISTORICAL MONEY VALUES; SECTIONAL MAPS OF THE RAILWAY NETWORK IN 1922
Responsibility: edited by Jack Simmons and Gordon Biddle.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/59599436> # The Oxford companion to British railway history : from 1603 to the 1990s
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "59599436" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365633498#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008110429> ; # Railroads--Great Britain--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1088711> ; # Railroads
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/385.0941/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/108515049> ; # Jack Simmons
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/39529748> ; # Gordon Biddle
   schema:datePublished "1997" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/365633498> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The Oxford companion to British railway history : from 1603 to the 1990s"@en ;
   schema:productID "59599436" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/59599436#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxford_university_press_1997> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365633498#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192116970> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB97X4276> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/59599436> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365633498#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008110429> # Railroads--Great Britain--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Railroads--Great Britain--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1088711> # Railroads
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Railroads"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108515049> # Jack Simmons
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1915" ;
   schema:deathDate "2000" ;
   schema:familyName "Simmons" ;
   schema:givenName "Jack" ;
   schema:name "Jack Simmons" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39529748> # Gordon Biddle
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Biddle" ;
   schema:givenName "Gordon" ;
   schema:name "Gordon Biddle" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192116970>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0192116975" ;
   schema:isbn "9780192116970" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.