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The Resource Blood, iron, and gold : how the railroads transformed the world, Christian Wolmar

Blood, iron, and gold : how the railroads transformed the world, Christian Wolmar

Label
Blood, iron, and gold : how the railroads transformed the world
Title
Blood, iron, and gold
Title remainder
how the railroads transformed the world
Statement of responsibility
Christian Wolmar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Celebrates the vision and determination of the ambitious pioneers who developed the railways that would dominate the globe
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolmar, Christian
Dewey number
385.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HE1021
LC item number
.W78 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads
  • Railroads
  • Railroads
  • Social change
Label
Blood, iron, and gold : how the railroads transformed the world, Christian Wolmar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2009 by Atlantic Books"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first railways -- Europe makes a start -- The British influence -- The American way -- Joining up Europe -- Crossing America -- And other continents -- The invasion of the railway -- The railway revolution -- Getting better all the time -- Changing trains -- Decline but not fall -- Railway renaissance
Control code
in900837148
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 376 pages
Isbn
9781586489496
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Label
Blood, iron, and gold : how the railroads transformed the world, Christian Wolmar
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2009 by Atlantic Books"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first railways -- Europe makes a start -- The British influence -- The American way -- Joining up Europe -- Crossing America -- And other continents -- The invasion of the railway -- The railway revolution -- Getting better all the time -- Changing trains -- Decline but not fall -- Railway renaissance
Control code
in900837148
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 376 pages
Isbn
9781586489496
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps

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