Where Rails Meet the Sea
America's Connections Between Ships & TrainsBook - 1998
Where Rails Meet the Sea chronicles the American railroads' fascinating maritime history through vividly detailed descriptions and 230 beautiful color and black-and-white photographs depicting the railroads' waterfront operations, buildings and facilities, trains, and majestic sea-faring fleets. Written with keen insight by historian Michael Krieger, this wonderful book portrays the lively character and activities of America's seaports from 1830 to 1960.
Publisher: New York : MetroBooks, c1998
Call Number: 385.7 K893w
Characteristics: 176 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm