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Railways in the United States

Sterne, Simon

Railways in the United States

their history, their relation to the state, and an analysis of the legislation in regard to their control

by Sterne, Simon

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Published by G.P. Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- United States,
  • Railroads and state

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Simon Sterne (1839-1901) : with supplementary notes continuing the record to 1911.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 16236.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxiii, 209 p.
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13554871M
    LC Control Number87740957
    OCLC/WorldCa15523926

    United States The USA is one of the world’s most multicultural and ethnically diverse nations. Take a vacation by rail and be in awe of the breathtaking Grand Canyon in Arizona, shop until you drop in New York City, see the spectacular White House in Washington, D.C. and be entertained by the glitz and glam of the Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles.   Media in category "Funiculars in the United States" The following 33 files are in this category, out of 33 total. AltadenaThe Cable Incline, Mt. Lowe, Pacific Electric Railway, Cal.-Brück & Sohn 1, × 1,; KB.

    “’The Great Railroad Revolution’ succeeds in showing how, ‘without the railroads, the United States would not have become the United States.’ From the Publisher. Wolmar, a prolific author of railroading titles, has produced a broad survey history of . United States and Canada Railways and Railroads, Companies, History, Steam, Diesel & Electric Locomotives and Short Lines Jump Down to Available Books Railroad companies associated with the first public railways in the United States include the Delaware and Hudson (D&H), Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) and South Carolina Railroad.

    A facsimile edition of the classic travel guide—often referred to as “Appleton’s Guide”—that inspired the Great American Railroad Journeys PBS television series with Michael Portillo. Appleton’s Railway Guide to the United States & Canada was originally published in two volumes, describing the variety of attractions offered in each North American town or city the .   Ford's Mexico unit said on Wednesday that a railway blockade in the Mexican border state of Sonora is affecting operations at its Hermosillo plant in the same state, as well as hitting imports and.


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