The Railways: Nation, Network and People

The Railways: Nation, Network and People

Sunday Times History Book of the Year 2015 Currently filming for BBC programme Full Steam AheadBritain's railways have been a vital part of national life for ne...
The Great Inka Road: Engineering an Empire

The Great Inka Road: Engineering an Empire

This compelling collection of essays explores the Qhapaq nan (or Great Inca Road), an extensive network of trails reaching modern-day Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, B...
The Railway Navvies

The Railway Navvies

Preached at and plundered, sworn at and swindled, the anarchic group of labourers who built the 19th century railway system in Great Britain, remodelled the cou...