Beatty's Railway: A Historical Reconstruction Crimea 1854-56

£9.95

Second Hand 

Publisher: New Cherwell Press

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Good, some very slight discolouration on the front and back cover. 

A detailed work on the how the first ever military railway in a war zone was built during the Crimean conflict. The story is told through the eyes of a young civil engineer (James Beatty) based on the letters he sent home to the UK to his wife. A fascinating and scholarly read.