How We Got to Coney Island: The Development of Mass Transportation in Brooklyn and Kings County / Edition 3

How We Got to Coney Island: The Development of Mass Transportation in Brooklyn and Kings County / Edition 3

by Brian Cudahy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0823222098

ISBN-13: 9780823222094

Pub. Date: 01/01/2002

Publisher: Fordham University Press

How We Got to Coney Island is the definitive history of mass transportation in Brooklyn. Covering 150 years of extraordinary growth, Cudahy tells the complete story of the trolleys, street cars, steamboats, and railways that helped create New York's largest borough---and the remarkable system that grew to connect the world's most famous seaside resort with, Brooklyn,

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How We Got to Coney Island is the definitive history of mass transportation in Brooklyn. Covering 150 years of extraordinary growth, Cudahy tells the complete story of the trolleys, street cars, steamboats, and railways that helped create New York's largest borough---and the remarkable system that grew to connect the world's most famous seaside resort with, Brooklyn, New York City across the river, and, ultimately, the rest of the world. Tables, charts, photographs, and maps.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780823222094
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
Publication date:
01/01/2002
Edition description:
3
Pages:
346
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 5.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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