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by Lesley A. Dutemple

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ISBN:
0822503786
Author:
Lesley A. Dutemple
Category:
History
Language:
English
Publisher:
Lerner Pub Group (October 1, 2002)
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Traces the history of the underground transportation system in New York City, discussing the politics involved, how it was financed, the men who built it, and the construction techniques. Format: Library Binding.

Traces the history of the underground transportation system in New York City, discussing the politics involved, how it was financed, the men who built it, and the construction techniques. ISBN13: 9780822503781. Release Date: January 2003.

New York Subway System book. The New York Subways (Great Building Feats). 0822503786 (ISBN13: 9780822503781). Traces the history of the underground transportation system in New.

Opened in 1904, the New York City Subway is one of the world's oldest public transit systems, one of the most-used, and the one with the most stations

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Why New York City Stopped Building Subways. The network is actually considerably smaller than it was during the Second World War, and today’s six million daily riders are facing constant delays, infrastructure failures, and alarmingly crowded cars and platforms. Why did New York abruptly stop building subways after the 1940s?

is a reminder that politics has not always been the cause of subway woes.

is a reminder that politics has not always been the cause of subway woes. In fact, it has occasionally helped. During a flood in the 1980s, when the subways were suffering from neglect, a nun waded along a ramp from the Times Square shuttle to the Lexington Avenue line. Neal Boenzi/The New York Times.

3. Description this book The Panama Canal Great Building Feats shows how and why the world s greatest structures were created, and how engineering, geographical, and technical challenges were overcome during construction. Requiring the best minds of its time, each structure was, and remains, innovative and fascinating in both its creation and appearance.

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It actually hasn’t stopped building subways yet. It’s just become way too expensive to build the subways here in. .It just takes long breaks in-between builds. It is actually New York State that controls the subways and makes decisions about where and what to build

It actually hasn’t stopped building subways yet. It’s just become way too expensive to build the subways here in New York City. Check the cost of rebuilding those subway stops by the World Trade Center, the total costs shot up into US billion dollars, and it took the system so long to finish the project. It has become simply untenable. It is actually New York State that controls the subways and makes decisions about where and what to build. Currently, planning is being done to build the second phase of the Second Avenue Subway.

Traces the history of the underground transportation system in New York City, discussing the politics involved, how it was financed, the men who built it, and the construction techniques.
  • Taulkree
Most enjoyable read.I had known the New YORK city tRANSIT HAD BEEN AROUND FOR OVER A 100 YEARS AND THIS BOOK EXPLORES ONE ASPECT OF IT IN DETAIL
  • Haracetys
Excellent book, great story and illustrations.
I recommended this book for any subway fan.