FROM PACKHORSE TO THE TRANSPORT INDUSTRY. HISTORICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF ROAD FREIGHT TRANSPORT

VOM SAUMPFERD ZUR TRANSPORTINDUSTRIE. WEG UND BEDEUTUNG DES STRASSENGUETERVERKEHRS IN DER GESCHICHTE

THE BOOK TRACES THE HISTORY OF ROAD FREIGHT TRANSPORT FROM THE INVENTION OF THE WHEEL UP TO THE PRESENT DAY. THE EMPHASIS IS ON THE ILLUSTRATION OF POST WAR DEVELOPMENT: THE DEVELOPMENT OF TRADE, THE INCREASING IMPORTANCE OF INTERNATIONAL TRAFFIC ETC., FORECAST TRAFFIC DEVELOPMENT AND THE FUTURE REQUIREMENTS OF TRANSPORT OPERATORS ARE ALSO DEALT WITH, TOGETHER WITH THE EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS, QUESTIONS OF ENERGY SUPPLY, AND NEW CONCEPTS OF TRACK REPAIR. IMPORTANT CHRONOLOGICAL DATA ARE INCLUDED.

  • Corporate Authors:

    KIRSCHBAUM VERLAG

    POSTFACH 21 02 09
    BONN,   DEUTSCHLAND BR  D-5300
  • Authors:
    • Heimes, A
  • Publication Date: 1978

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: 320P

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01289195
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 1:40AM