The Resource The greatest railroad story ever told : Henry Flagler & the Florida East Coast Railway's Key West extension, Seth H. Bramson., (ebook)

The greatest railroad story ever told : Henry Flagler & the Florida East Coast Railway's Key West extension, Seth H. Bramson., (ebook)

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The greatest railroad story ever told : Henry Flagler & the Florida East Coast Railway's Key West extension
Title
The greatest railroad story ever told
Title remainder
Henry Flagler & the Florida East Coast Railway's Key West extension
Statement of responsibility
Seth H. Bramson.
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eng
Summary
All aboard for the history of one of the most audacious and innovative railroad engineering feats in history from the celebrated Floridian author. Although several people had considered constructing a railroad to Key West beginning in the early 1800s, it took a bold industrialist with unparalleled vision to make it happen. In 1902, Henry Flagler made the decision to extend the Florida East Coast Railway to "the nearest deep water American port." In this book, renowned Florida historian Seth H. Bramson reveals how the Key West Extension of the Flagler-owned FEC became the greatest railroad engineering and construction feat in United States and possibly world, history, an accomplishment that would cement Flagler's fame and legend for all time. Join Bramson as he recounts the years of operation of this great railroad, what it did for the Florida Keys and what it meant to the resident conchs
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1944-
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Bramson, Seth
Dewey number
385.09759/41
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Florida East Coast Railway
  • Flagler, Henry Morrison
  • Railroads
  • Electronic books
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adult
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The greatest railroad story ever told : Henry Flagler & the Florida East Coast Railway's Key West extension, Seth H. Bramson., (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781625844538
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Publisher number
MWT12304777
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remote
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12304777
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MWT12304777
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The greatest railroad story ever told : Henry Flagler & the Florida East Coast Railway's Key West extension, Seth H. Bramson., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781625844538
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12304777
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12304777
System control number
MWT12304777
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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