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How did Chicago become America's main transportation hub? A former transportation editor for the chicago Tribune, David M. Young argues that as railroads fundamentally structured the city's landscape and economic development, they earned a lasting and substantial influence on public policy.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780875803340
ISBN-10: 0875803342
Format: Hardback
(273mm x 210mm x 21mm)
Pages: 272
Imprint: Northern Illinois University Press
Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press
Publish Date: 28-Feb-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - David M. Young

David M. Young, former transportation editor for the Chicago Tribune, is author of several books on transportation in Chicago, including "Chicago Transit."

Books By Author David M. Young

Chicago Aviation an Illustrated History by David M. Young

Chicago Aviation an Illustrated History

Hardback, April 2003
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Iterative Solution of Large Linear Systems by David M. Young

Iterative Solution of Large Linear Systems

Hardback, January 2003
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Chicago Maritime by David M. Young

Chicago Maritime

Hardback, September 2001
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Chicago Transit by David M. Young

Chicago Transit

Hardback, October 1998
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