"Superb documentary evidence. Future historians will see this work as the definitive history of women in the railway industry."
Dr Gillian Reynolds, Coventry University
"This book is a joy to read. The women are brought to life in a welter of colourful anecdotes. Seldom has serious social research been so thoroughly entertaining."
"An impressive piece of work." "British Association for Local History
"Railwaywomen is a landmark book, which has become, immediately upon publication, the standard reference work
on the subject." Railwatch magazine
"An engrossing collage of historic and contemporary documents, photographs, official reports and vivid personal testimonies,
the result is a definitive history of women in the railway industry."
Ian Allan website
"A substantial, well-written book which is both a good read and a definitive work of reference... An authoritative account of the
contribution that women have made to Britain's railways is long overdue. It was worth waiting for." Grahame Boyes, Railway & Canal Historical Society
Glenda Jackson MP with the author, Helena Wojtczak, at the book launch of
R A I L W A Y W O M E N
384 pages hardback
Over 100 pages of photos
171mm x 246mm
Cover price £30 BUY THE BOOK