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Norfolk Southern Railway

Author: Richard C Borkowski
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : MBI Pub. Co. and Voyageur Press, 2008.
Series: MBI railroad color history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This book tells the story of the Norfolk Southern, one of the oldest Class 1 railroads operating in North America. Illustrated throughout with color photographs and system maps, the book describes NSs emergence from the merger of two of American railroadings most legendary roads-- Southern Railway and Norfolk and Western--then recounts its rise to the heights of the worlds leading transportation companies. Included  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard C Borkowski
ISBN: 9780760332498 0760332495
OCLC Number: 153598063
Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Title: MBI railroad color history.
Responsibility: by Richard C. Borkowski Jr.
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This book tells the story of the Norfolk Southern, one of the oldest Class 1 railroads operating in North America. Illustrated throughout with color photographs and system maps, the book describes NSs emergence from the merger of two of American railroadings most legendary roads-- Southern Railway and Norfolk and Western--then recounts its rise to the heights of the worlds leading transportation companies. Included are accounts of the railroads corporate history and operating structure, its vast intermodal network, and its motive power.

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