skip to content
The rule of the road : an international guide to history and practice Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The rule of the road : an international guide to history and practice

Author: Peter Kincaid
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
... The rule of the road--the simple requirement that traffic keep either to the left or to the right--has a history long antedating the appearance of the automobile. This volume, the first book-length treatment of the subject, discusses the origins and history of the rule of the road and provides complete information on current practice throughout the world. A well-written account of a universal arrangement that  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

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kincaid, Peter.
Rule of the road.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1986
(OCoLC)568085674
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Kincaid
ISBN: 0313252491 9780313252495
OCLC Number: 13123679
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: x, 239 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Peter Kincaid.

Abstract:

"The Rule of the Road--the simple requirement that traffic keep either to the left or the right--has a history long antedating the appearance of the automobile. . . . This book is a must for all  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The Rule of the Road--the simple requirement that traffic keep either to the right or to the left--has a history long antedating the appearance of the automobile. The author provides the first Read more...

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (2)

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/13123679> # The rule of the road : an international guide to history and practice
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "13123679" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1154201> ; # Traffic regulations
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/K4036> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2611598#Thing/road_traffic> ; # Road traffic
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2611598#Topic/strassenverkehrsrecht> ; # Straßenverkehrsrecht
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/341.75686/e19/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2611598#Topic/internationaler_vergleich> ; # Internationaler Vergleich
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/93593931> ; # Peter Kincaid
   schema:datePublished "1986" ;
   schema:description "... The rule of the road--the simple requirement that traffic keep either to the left or to the right--has a history long antedating the appearance of the automobile. This volume, the first book-length treatment of the subject, discusses the origins and history of the rule of the road and provides complete information on current practice throughout the world. A well-written account of a universal arrangement that has largely gone unnoticed by scholars, this book fills a gap in scholarship on the history of transportation."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2611598> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/568085674> ;
   schema:name "The rule of the road : an international guide to history and practice"@en ;
   schema:productID "13123679" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13123679#PublicationEvent/new_york_greenwood_press_1986> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2611598#Agent/greenwood_press> ; # Greenwood Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780313252495> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8750578> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13123679> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2611598#Agent/greenwood_press> # Greenwood Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Greenwood Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2611598#Topic/internationaler_vergleich> # Internationaler Vergleich
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Internationaler Vergleich"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2611598#Topic/strassenverkehrsrecht> # Straßenverkehrsrecht
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Straßenverkehrsrecht"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1154201> # Traffic regulations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Traffic regulations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/93593931> # Peter Kincaid
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Kincaid" ;
   schema:givenName "Peter" ;
   schema:name "Peter Kincaid" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780313252495>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0313252491" ;
   schema:isbn "9780313252495" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/568085674>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Rule of the road." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13123679> ; # The rule of the road : an international guide to history and practice
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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