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By Günter Dinhobl,Ralf Roth

ISBN-10: 075466029X

ISBN-13: 9780754660293

ISBN-10: 113826542X

ISBN-13: 9781138265424

before now we have basically had particularly slender fiscal experiences evaluating investments in railways with investments in different fields of person economies. 'Across the Borders' not just opens the door for primary new insights right into a trans-national view of railway background, but in addition contributes to a step forward within the wider learn of the topic, offering the 1st huge historic research of the global process of railway financing. This booklet offers a large creation to how financiers, governments and marketers in Europe controlled to stand the demanding situations of creating and preserving an built-in railway community, either of their personal international locations and their colonies. This quantity bargains research from a variety of specialists exploring the trans-national funding rules of railway development in response to various ancient case-studies. The chapters supply perception into the foreign possibilities that existed for railway financing, from the point of view of financial, social, delivery and railway heritage. With contributions from authors from 19 nations the quantity is a very overseas paintings that would be of curiosity to educational researchers, museum employees, archivists, and an individual who has an curiosity within the historical past and improvement of railways.

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