Electric Street Railways (Classic Reprint)

Electric Street Railways (Classic Reprint)

by Edwin J. Houston
     
 

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Even in the annals of applied electricity, where phenomenal growth has been a leading characteristic, perhaps nothing has equalled the rapidity with which the electric railroad has come into actual use as a necessity of our everyday life. In our more populous cities, not only has electric traction almost entirely displaced the

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Excerpt from Electric Street Railways

Even in the annals of applied electricity, where phenomenal growth has been a leading characteristic, perhaps nothing has equalled the rapidity with which the electric railroad has come into actual use as a necessity of our everyday life. In our more populous cities, not only has electric traction almost entirely displaced the street car, but, where it has paralled steam railroads, it has proved, for suburban traffic, a rival which is every day becoming more and more formidable.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781330022627
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
05/27/2015
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)

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