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Title:
Twilight of the great trains
Author:
Frailey, Fred W.
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Publication Information:
Waukesha, WI : Kalmbach Pub. Co., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 29 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780890241783
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Reveals the never-before told story of how and why passenger service declined in the years after World War II. Traces the decline and fall of the pre-Amtrak passenger train and how eleven rail systems fought off the inevitable.