Waterways and Canal-Building in Medieval England

Author(s): 
Blair, John
ISBN: 
9780199217151
Date published: 
October 2007
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

The new perspective presented in this study has an important bearing on the economy, landscape, settlement patterns and inter-regional contacts of medieval England. Essays from economic historians, geographers, geomorphologists, archaeologists, and place-name scholars unearth this neglected but important aspect of medieval engineering and economic growth.