The race underground : Boston, New York, and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway /

In the late nineteenth century, as cities grew more congested, the streets became clogged with plodding horse-drawn carts. When the great Blizzard of 1888 crippled the Northeast, a solution had to be found. Two brothers from a prominent family-- Henry Melville Whitney of Boston and William Collins W...

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Main Author: Most, Doug.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, 2014.
Edition:First edition.
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Location: Undergrad

Call Number: HE4491.B782 M67 2014
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