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The Resource The race underground : Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway, Doug Most

The race underground : Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway, Doug Most

Label
The race underground : Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway
Title
The race underground
Title remainder
Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway
Statement of responsibility
Doug Most
Title variation
race underground
Title variation remainder
Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built Americas first subway
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the late-19th-century story of the dramatic and sometimes deadly competition between New York and Boston to build the first American subway, describing the rivalry between two brother subway engineers and their famous supporters against a backdrop of period economics and politics
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10273493
Cataloging source
DLC
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Most, Doug
Dewey number
388.4/20974446109034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE4491.B782
LC item number
M67 2014
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1280
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Subways
  • Subways
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Whitney, Henry Melville
  • Whitney, William C.
  • Subways
  • Subways
  • Urban transportation
  • Competition
  • TRANSPORTATION / Public Transportation
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / General
Target audience
adult
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Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway
Label
The race underground : Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway, Doug Most
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013030525
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780312591328
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013030525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The race underground : Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway, Doug Most
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013030525
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780312591328
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013030525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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