The Transportation Revolution, 1815-1860

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M.E. Sharpe, 1951 - History - 490 pages
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Part of a series of detailed reference manuals on American economic history, this volume traces the development and rapid growth of transportation across the USA in the mid-1800s.

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A classic overview of American economic development between the War of 1812 and the American Civil War. I'm not sure anything else needs to be said, except that it's as readable as a study of economic development can be. Read full review

Contents

Steamers on the Lakes 6
6
Western Steamboats
63
Business Aspects of Steamboating
69
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