By Robert E. Gallamore
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From the 1830s to this present day, the railroad has built myriad advanced mechanisms to assist continue North America’s railroad rights-of-ways secure, effective, and comparatively accident-free. during this paperback rerelease of the profitable 2003 identify, the otherwise-arcane international of railroad signaling is defined in concise language and taken to existence with approximately two hundred amazing images that depict signaling heritage and all features of recent operations.
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American Railroads by Robert E. Gallamore