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The Resource A most magnificent machine : America adopts the railroad, 1825-1862, Craig Miner

A most magnificent machine : America adopts the railroad, 1825-1862, Craig Miner

Label
A most magnificent machine : America adopts the railroad, 1825-1862
Title
A most magnificent machine
Title remainder
America adopts the railroad, 1825-1862
Statement of responsibility
Craig Miner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Miner, H. Craig
Dewey number
385.0973/09034
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE2751
LC item number
.M56 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads
  • Railroads
Label
A most magnificent machine : America adopts the railroad, 1825-1862, Craig Miner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : treading on enchanted ground -- Baltimore looks West -- The vast machinery -- Network -- Default -- Riding the rails -- The soulless corporation -- Scalded by the steam -- The near West -- Southern strategy -- The prairie and the river -- Panic -- We fly by night -- Mr. Whitney's dream -- Pacific or bust -- Conclusion : adapting to the machine
Control code
ocn607980793
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 325 p.
Isbn
9780700617555
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010026138
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)607980793
Label
A most magnificent machine : America adopts the railroad, 1825-1862, Craig Miner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : treading on enchanted ground -- Baltimore looks West -- The vast machinery -- Network -- Default -- Riding the rails -- The soulless corporation -- Scalded by the steam -- The near West -- Southern strategy -- The prairie and the river -- Panic -- We fly by night -- Mr. Whitney's dream -- Pacific or bust -- Conclusion : adapting to the machine
Control code
ocn607980793
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 325 p.
Isbn
9780700617555
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010026138
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)607980793

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