722 Miles: The Building of the Subways and How They Transformed New York (Centennial Edition)
By Clifton Hood
- Author: Clifton Hood
- Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
- Published: July 2004
- ISBN-10: 0801880548
- ISBN-13: 9780801880544
- Format: Paperback
- Size: 9.2X6.36X0.94
- Weight: 1.13
- Copyright: 2004
- Subject: TRANSPORTATION / Railroads / General
Our Price: $25.00
Centennial Edition. In this definitive history, Clifton Hood traces the complex and intriguing story of the New York City subway system, and of the urban engineering marvels of the 20th century. For the subway's centennial the author supplies a new preface explaining that now, after a century, it's clearer than ever just how much of a marvel of urban achievement New York City's rapid transit system is. Notes, index. Illus., b&w plates; 5 maps. 336p. Pap.
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