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A century of subways : celebrating 100 years of New York's underground railways

Author: Brian J Cudahy
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Brian Cudahy offers a fascinating tribute to the world the subway created. Taking a fresh look at one of the marvels of the 20th century, Cudahy creates a vivid sense of this extraordinary  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cudahy, Brian J.
Century of subways.
New York : Fordham University Press, 2003
(OCoLC)607036053
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian J Cudahy
ISBN: 9780823222926 0823222926 0823222934 9780823222933
OCLC Number: 52887261
Description: xii, 388 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: August Belmont and his subway --
Change at Park Street under --
The world's first subway --
New York's electrified railroads --
The legacy of the IRT.
Responsibility: Brian J. Cudahy.
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Cudahy's book is a fascinating tour through the history of New York's subway system. * -Irish Voice * People have an idea that [the subway] is a rat's nest full of crime. None of that is true. * Read more...

 
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