Colonial Engineer: John Whitton, 1819-1898, and the Building of Australia's Railways
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352 pages, ex-library in excellent clean condition. Bookseller Inventory # 104178
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About the Author: Robert Lee has taught history at the UNiversity of Western Sydney since 1979 and is director of the Centre for Asian Studies. He has published two major books, France and the Exploitation of China, 1885-1901: A Study in Economic Imperialism (1990) and The Greatest Public Work: The New South Wales Railways, 1848-1889 (1988), which won the 1991 Engineering Excellence Award in the Heritage and Engineering category. In 1999, he led a UNESCO mission to assess the potential for the Darjeelig Himalayan Railway in India as a World Heritage List.
Title: Colonial Engineer: John Whitton, 1819-1898, ...
Publisher: Univ of New South Wales, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
Publication Date: 2000
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Type: Ex-Library
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