British Railways In Argentina 1857-1914 : A Case Study Of Foreign Investment

By: Lewis, Colin M.

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Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 259 pages University of London Institute of Latin American Studies Monograph. The period 1852 to 1916 saw the formation of the modern Argentine republic, largely financed by external sources. The expanding railway network epitomized the country's growth, representing in microcosm the positive and negative aspects of the wider development programme. This book explores the role played by British capital and expertise in this transformation.

Title: British Railways In Argentina 1857-1914 : A Case Study Of Foreign Investment

Author Name: Lewis, Colin M.

Categories: History-South America,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, The Athlone Press: 1983

ISBN Number: 0485177129

ISBN Number 13: 9780485177121

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID280710

Keywords: 19th Century Argentina History Railways South American Histo,