Doctor Who? The Atomic Bomber Beeching and his War on the Railways. by Richard Cottrell
Approx. 126,980 words.
Published on April 26, 2013.
Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads.
Doctor Who? Richard Beeching is the infamous architect of massive British railway closures in the 1960's, designed to boost the roads lobby.He was also, revealed for the first time, one of the key designers of the British A-bomb. Doctor Who's story is employed by the author to attack the inability of British transport planners and politicians to design a coherent transport policy.