Metropolitan Railways: Rapid Transit in America
By William D. Middleton  


Metropolitan Railways

This hardcover is a large-scale 288-page 9 x 11 1/3" volume with 360 black and white photos dealing with the growth and development of urban rail transit systems in North America. It traces the history of rail transit technology from such impractical early schemes as a proposed steam-powered "arcade railway" under New York's Broadway through today's sophisticated systems.

ISBN: 978-0253341792

Price: $59.95

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