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Great Railway Revolution: The Epic Story of the American Railroad Hardcover – May 1, 2012

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Atlantic; Main edition (May 1, 2012)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0857890352
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0857890351
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.87 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6.42 x 1.57 x 9.49 inches
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Christian Wolmar is a writer and broadcaster, principally on transport matters. He writes regularly for a wide variety of publications including the Independent, Evening Standard and Rail magazine, and appears frequently on TV and radio as a commentator. His previous books include the widely-acclaimed The Subterranean Railway, a history of the London underground and Fire and Steam, a history of how the railways transformed Britain.

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