“…A PLACE, BEST IN EVERY WAY”. A HISTORY OF ONE DECISION
Kalmina L. V.
The article describes some details of Transsiberian Railway infrastructure development in Verkhneudinsk. Due to its important geopolitical meaning determining the location of railway branch objects went beyond the limits of municipal authority and decisions were taken at the appropriate high level. A number of factors from landscape to political events in the Far East influenced the geography and the speed of their construction.