Railroaded The Transcontinentals And The Making Of Modern America

Author: Richard White
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A Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize: "A powerful book, crowded with telling details and shrewd observations." —Michael Kazin, New York Times Book Review This original, deeply researched history shows the transcontinentals to be pivotal ...

Refrigeration Nation

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Richard White, Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern
America (New York: Norton, 2011), 153–54. 60. Mary Yeager, Competition and
Regulation: The Development of Oligopoly in the Meat Packing Industry (
Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1981), 56–57. 61. U.S. Department of State,
Refrigerators and Food Preservation in Foreign Countries (Washington, DC: GPO
, 1891), 74–75, 78. 62. Pierre Desrochers and Hiroko Shimzu, The Locavore's
Dilemma: In Praise of the ...

Journal Of The Civil War Era

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George Rogers Taylor, The Transportation Revolution, 1815–1860 (New York:
Harper & Rowe, 1951); Daniel Walker Howe, What Hath God Wrought: The
Transformation of America, 1815–1848 (New York: Oxford University Press, 2007
); William G. Thomas, The Iron Way: Railroads, the Civil War, and the Making of
Modern America (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011); Richard White,
Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America (New
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The Watchdog That Didn T Bark

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12. Richard White, Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern
America (New York: Norton, 2011), 68. 13. White, Railroaded, 67. 14. Quoted in
White, Railroaded, 71. 15. White, Railroaded, 97. 16. Quoted in Alfred D.
Chandler, Henry Varnum Poor, Business Editor, Analyst, and Reformer (
Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1956), 104. 17. Chandler, Henry
Varnum Poor, 116. 18. Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, The Financial Crisis
Inquiry Report: Final ...

The Republic Of Nature

Author: Mark Fiege
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Machine: The Remaking of the Columbia River. New York: Hill and Wang, 1995.
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To Promote The General Welfare

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Meinig, Shaping of America, 3:12–15. David Morris Potter, The Impending Crisis,
1848–1861 (New York: HarperCollins, 1976), chap. 7. Meinig, Shaping of
America, 3:15–19. Richard White, Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the
Making of Modern America (New York: Norton, 2011), 24. Ibid., 107. Meinig,
Shaping of America, 3:260. Gerald Berk, Alternative Tracks: The Constitution of
American Industrial Order, 1865–1917 (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University
Press, 1997), 26 ...

What S Good For Business

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University Press, 1994); Richard John, Network Nation: Inventing American
Telecommunications (Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University
Press, 2010); Richard White, Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making
of Modern America (New York: W. W. Norton, 2011). 21. David Suisman, Selling
Sounds: The Commercial Revolution in American Music (Cambridge, Mass.:
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Capitalism,” in ...

The Great Railway Revolution

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14 Quoted in George H. Douglas, All Aboard: The Railroad in American Life,
Paragon House, 1992, p. 170, from Handbook for Immigrants to the United States
, published by the American Social Service Association. 15 Quoted in Dee Brown
, Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow: Railroads in the West, Touchstone, 1977, p.
250. 16 Ibid., p. 250. 17 Douglas, All Aboard, p. 159. 18 Richard White,
Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America, W. W.
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Sod Busting

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... The West the Railroads Made (Seattle, 2008); and Richard White, Railroaded:
The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America (New York, 2011). A
good study of how one railroad populated its service area is Richard C. Overton,
Burlington West: A Colonization History of the Burlington Railroad (Cambridge,
MA, 1941). John C. Hudson's Plains Country Towns (Minneapolis, 1985)
explores the town-development activities of the railroads, and Roy Selected
Further Reading.

The Ordeal Of The Reunion

Author: Mark Wahlgren Summers
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History. New York: Macmillan, 1958. White, Horace. The Life of Lyman Trumbull.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1913. White, Richard. Railroaded: The
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