By David Harrison
The facts offered in The Bridges of Medieval England indicates that the community of bridges, which were in position because the 13th century, used to be in a position to serving the desires of the economic system at the eve of the economic Revolution. This has profound implications for our realizing of pre-industrial society, not easy authorized bills of the improvement of medieval exchange and communications, and bringing to the fore the continuities from the past due Anglo-Saxon interval to the eighteenth century. This booklet is key interpreting for these drawn to structure, engineering, shipping, and economics, and any historian sceptical concerning the achievements of medieval England.
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The Bridges of Medieval England: Transport and Society 400-1800 (Oxford Historical Monographs) by David Harrison