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Visionary Railroader Jervis Langdon Jr. and the Transportation Revolution

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ISBN-10: 0253352169

ISBN-13: 9780253352163

Edition: 2008

Authors: H. Roger Grant

List price: $33.00
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Description:

First book-length biography of the doctor of sick railroads
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Book details

List price: $33.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 9/17/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 280
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

Born in 1943 in Ottumwa, Iowa, H. Roger Grant is a professor of history at the University of Ohio at Akron. A contributor to numerous history journals, Grant is also a noted railway historian and editor of Railway History. His books on the subject include Erie Lackawanna: Death of an American Railroad, 1938-1992 (1994), and Living in the Depot: The Two-Story Railroad Station (1993). Grant has also published several collections of postcards with railways and Ohio history as their themes.

Preface
Acknowledgments
The Making of a Railroader
Railroad Lawyer
B&O President
Running the Rock
Rerailing Penn Central
Still Railroading
Notes
Index