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The Resource Historical atlas of the North American railroad, Derek Hayes

Historical atlas of the North American railroad, Derek Hayes

Label
Historical atlas of the North American railroad
Title
Historical atlas of the North American railroad
Statement of responsibility
Derek Hayes
Title variation
  • Atlas of the North American railroad
  • North American railroad
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"...the history of the railroad in North America, from its origins in Britain in the 1820s and short lines connecting Eastern Seaboard rivers in the 1830s to Amtrak and the modern intermodal freights driving today's railroad revival."--Jacket
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hayes, Derek
Dewey number
385.09730223
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HE2751
LC item number
.H39 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads
  • Railroads
  • United States
  • Canada
Label
Historical atlas of the North American railroad, Derek Hayes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on inside covers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The railroad map -- Origins -- Local lines -- Extending outward -- Toward a network -- Pacific dreams -- A railroad war -- A network West -- The first transcontinental -- The race West -- Years of glory -- More transcontinentals -- The end of monopoly -- defending the nation -- A thousand glorious tomorrows
Dimensions
33 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780520266162
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009943592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn606760492
  • (OCoLC)606760492
Label
Historical atlas of the North American railroad, Derek Hayes
Publication
Note
Map on inside covers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The railroad map -- Origins -- Local lines -- Extending outward -- Toward a network -- Pacific dreams -- A railroad war -- A network West -- The first transcontinental -- The race West -- Years of glory -- More transcontinentals -- The end of monopoly -- defending the nation -- A thousand glorious tomorrows
Dimensions
33 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780520266162
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009943592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn606760492
  • (OCoLC)606760492

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