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Post roads & iron horses :transportation in Connecticut from colonial times to the age of steam /Richard DeLuca.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Post roads and iron horses
Originator
DeLuca, Richard.
Publication
Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press
Publisher Series
Driftless Connecticut series
Driftless Connecticut series.
Garnet books
Garnet books.
Contents
The land and its first inhabitants -- Colonial Connecticut -- Turnpikes and stagecoaches -- Steamboats and canals -- The railroad, part I -- The railroad, part II -- Conclusion: a period of transition -- Appendix A: population by geomorphic region, 1800/1920 -- Appendix B: corporation charters -- Appendix C: Connecticut rail lines.
Date
c2011.
Description
x, 251 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
0819568562 (cloth : alk. paper)
0819571733 (e-book)
9780819568564 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780819571731 (e-book)
GUSN
288830
Call Number
Stacks HE213.C6 D45 2011
Descriptive terms
Transportation History.
Transportation.
Places
Connecticut
Connecticut.

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