Passage to Union
How the Railroads Transformed American Life, 1829-1929Book - 1997
How the railroads transformed American life between 1829 and 1929, and why the cost of their achievements was so damaging to the social and economic life of the nation. A quite wonderful book...richly textured and intellectually stimulating. Elizabeth Blackmar, Columbia University. Selected by Choice as an outstanding book for 1997."
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Ivan R. Dee, 1997
Characteristics: xii, 403 p. : ill. ; 24 cm