Battle for the North: The Tay and Forth Bridges and the 19th-century Railway Wars

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Presenting a dramatic and scandalous story of the building of the Tay and Forth Bridges and the 19th century railway wars, this work explores the complicated reality underlying the Victorian pursuit of progress.

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The Engine of Modernisation
The Battle for Scotland
Bouchs Bridges

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About the author (2006)

Charles McKean is Professor of Architectural History at Dundee University. He lives in Edinburgh.

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