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Transit : the story of public transportation in the Puget Sound Region

Author: Jim Kershner
Publisher: Seattle, WA : Historylink/Documentary Media, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Kershner
ISBN: 9781933245553 1933245557
OCLC Number: 1084619121
Description: 208 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction: a long, strange ride --
The coming of the streetcar --
From counterbalance to interurban --
Derailed --
Forward thrust and a shift into reverse --
Profile : Jim Ellis --
The metro mini-miracle --
The buses go underground --
Sidebar: a new waterfront streetcar --
The birth of sound transit --
Profile: Greg Nickels --
The dark days --
Sidebar: one track mind: Seattle's flirtation with another monorail --
The return of rail --
Profile: Joni Earl --
A link to the past, a link to the future --
A transit tour, 2018.
Responsibility: by Jim Kershner.

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