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way to go: the coming revival of U.S. rail passenger service

Thomas C. Southerland

way to go: the coming revival of U.S. rail passenger service

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- United States -- Passenger traffic

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 237-242.

      Statement[by] Thomas C. Southerland, Jr. and William McCleery.
      ContributionsMcCleery, William, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2583 .S67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p.
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5419968M
      ISBN 10067121585X
      LC Control Number73013119

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