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The subterranean railway : how the London Underground was built and how it changed the city forever

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: London : Atlantic, 2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The dramatic story of the men who made the world's first, and still the largest, underground passenger railway: one of the most impressive engineering achievements in history.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christian Wolmar
ISBN: 1843540231 9781843540236 1843540223 9781843540229
OCLC Number: 60794863
Description: xi, 351 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Christian Wolmar.
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"'A masterful account.' Michael Binyon, The Times; 'Wolmar... is a Pullman among story-tellers... I can think of few better ways to while away those elastic periods awaiting the arrival of the next Read more...

 
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