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Author LinkMarrs, Aaron W.,1976-
Title LinkRailroads in the Old South : pursuing progress in a slave society / Aaron W. Marrs.
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.
Description xi, 268 p. :  ill., maps ;  24 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Series LinkLawrence University. Alumni author.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-253) and index.
Contents Contents: Dreams -- Knowledge -- Sweat -- Structure -- Motion -- Passages -- Communities.
Summary Aaron W. Marrs challenges the accepted understanding of economic and industrial growth in antebellum America with this original study of the history of the railroad in the Old South.--book cover.
Subject LinkRailroads -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
LinkSouthern States -- History -- 1775-1865.
Add.Author LinkMarrs, Aaron W., 1976-, donor.

System Number 000672276
ISBN Link9780801891304 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Link0801891302 (hbk. : alk. paper)

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