Union Pacific : the reconfiguration: America's greatest railroad from 1969 to the present (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Union Pacific : the reconfiguration: America's greatest railroad from 1969 to the present

Author: Maury Klein
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Praised by the Chicago Tribune as "thoroughly and compellingly detailed history," Volumes I and II of Maury Klein's monumental history of the Union Pacific Railroad covered the years from 1863-1969. Now the third and final volume brings the story of the Union Pacific--the oldest, largest, and most successful railroad of modern times--fully up to date. The book follows the trajectory of an icon of the industrial age  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maury Klein
ISBN: 9780195369892 0195369890
OCLC Number: 774146156
Description: 508 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Maury Klein.

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The book shows how Union Pacific continues to succeed even as passenger trains have all but disappeared, proving that we still live in a Railroad Age.  Read more...

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Mr. Klein has written thoroughly researched and scrupulously objective biographies of the previously much maligned Jay Gould and E.H. Harriman, remaking their public images by presenting them in Read more...

 
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