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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jacob Meunier; Michael Stanley Dukakis
|Description:||1 vol. (XXI-255 p.) : ill., cartes. ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Foreword; Introduction; The Postwar Recovery of the Railways, 1944-1960; Competition, 1947-1970; The Origins of High Speed Rail, 1950-1970; The Aerotrain: Origins and Failure, 1963-1975; The C03 Project: Proposal and Reception, 1965-1974; The Train a Grande Vitesse: Construction and Protest, 1974-1981; The Train a Grande Vitesse: Implementation, 1981-1983; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.|
|Responsibility:||Jacob Meunier ; foreword by Michael S. Dukakis.|
?Other histories have described the building of the system from engineering standpoint or as occuring largely in a political and social vacuum. In this important book, Jacob Meunier seeks to set the