Trains and Technology: The American Railroad in the Nineteenth Century. Volume 3: Track and Structures

Hardback • 2003 • $79.00
ISBN: 978-1611492200

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This series of four lavishly illustrated volumes provides a thorough grounding in the maturation of the American railroad through an exposition of railroad technology in an age of unprecedented technological expansion. Volume 3: Track and Structures covers the technologies involved in locating and building the railroad and all its aspects of rail development. The structures portion of this volume investigates stations and structures needed to service the equipment and conduct operations. Illustrations.

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Anthony J. Bianculli is a mechanical engineer with extensive and varied experience in a Fortune 500 company.