The Wreck of the Penn Central (Google eBook)

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Beard Books, Feb 1, 1999 - Business & Economics - 365 pages
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chapter 2--corporate structure and financing of penn railroad and penn railroad influence on development of main line (search paoli local)

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A very good book at providing an overview of the rail business. Two important points illustrated. First there was a tremendous change in the rail business that was hamstrung by Federal regulation ... Read full review

Contents

A Head of Steam February 1 1968
3
Ties to the Past
19
The Coupling
48
Man against the Merger
69
The Red and the Green
90
If You Dont Like It Walk
129
A Very Small Affair
148
Sidetracked
176
Highballing to Nowhere
206
End of the Line
252
Thoughts from the Caboose
308
Index
349
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Daughen is a professional journalist.

Binzen is a professional journalist.

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