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The Resource Railroads of Meridian, J. Parker Lamb ; with contributions by David H. Bridges and David S. Price

Railroads of Meridian, J. Parker Lamb ; with contributions by David H. Bridges and David S. Price

Label
Railroads of Meridian
Title
Railroads of Meridian
Statement of responsibility
J. Parker Lamb ; with contributions by David H. Bridges and David S. Price
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Language
eng
Summary
This generously illustrated narrative follows the evolution of dozens of separate railroads in the Meridian, Mississippi, area from the destruction of the town's rail facilities in the 1850s through the current era of large-scale consolidation. Presently, there are only seven mega-size rail systems in the United States, three of which serve Meridian, making it an important junction on one of the nation's four major transcontinental routes. The recent creation of a nationally prominent high-speed freight line between Meridian and Shreveport, the "Meridian Speedway," has allowed the Union Pacifi
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Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Railroads past & present
Railroads of Meridian, J. Parker Lamb ; with contributions by David H. Bridges and David S. Price
Label
Railroads of Meridian, J. Parker Lamb ; with contributions by David H. Bridges and David S. Price
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt16gh8p8
Publication
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Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Antebellum beginnings -- A new start -- A new century -- Entrepreneur extraordinaire -- Roller-coaster ride -- A tumultuous decade -- Coming of age -- Postwar metamorphosis -- More changes -- Another renaissance -- Epilogue
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unknown
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Extent
1 online resource (x, 162 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005960
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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