Landmarks on the Iron Road
By William D. Middleton  


Landmarks on the Iron Road

The story of building a transportation system that civilized and settled America, supported an industrial revolution, and created a world power is told by Middleton, one of the country's foremost railroad historians. Including the development of the new profession of civil engineering in the 19th century and how it fostered modern structural engineering practices and advanced the development of structural materials. This 8 1/2 x 11", 216-page, softcover volume features 240 black and white photos. No railfan or student of engineering should be without it.

ISBN: 978-0-253-22360-9

Price: $34.95

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