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Author Schramm, Jeffrey W., 1969-

Title Out of steam : dieselization and American railroad,1920-1960 / Jeffrey W. Schramm
Published Bethlehem, PA : Lehigh University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (338 pages) : illustrations
Contents Shiny new things -- The care and feeding of steam and diesel locomotives -- Dieselization deciphered -- Dieselization deferred -- The routes not taken : alternatives to dieselization -- Shoveling oil : labor and social effects -- Red markers and conclusions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Diesel locomotives -- United States.
Railroads -- Dieselization -- United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010003730
ISBN 0984416382 (electronic bk.)
9780984416387 (electronic bk.)