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The Resource Tracks across continents, paths through history : the economic dynamics of standardization in railway gauge, Douglas J. Puffert

Tracks across continents, paths through history : the economic dynamics of standardization in railway gauge, Douglas J. Puffert

Label
Tracks across continents, paths through history : the economic dynamics of standardization in railway gauge
Title
Tracks across continents, paths through history
Title remainder
the economic dynamics of standardization in railway gauge
Statement of responsibility
Douglas J. Puffert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Puffert, Douglas J
Dewey number
385.3120218
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Railroad gauges
Label
Tracks across continents, paths through history : the economic dynamics of standardization in railway gauge, Douglas J. Puffert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [331]-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Overview -- Technology and other systematic elements in the selection of gauge -- Britain and Ireland -- The development of diversity in North America, 1830 to 1865 -- The resolution of diversity in North America, 1866 and after -- Continental Europe -- India and Australia -- The wider world -- The selection of track gauge as a path-dependent economic process -- Variations and extensions of the model -- The dynamics of track gauge standardization
Control code
FIEB16811690
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780226685090
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)233798787
Label
Tracks across continents, paths through history : the economic dynamics of standardization in railway gauge, Douglas J. Puffert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [331]-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Overview -- Technology and other systematic elements in the selection of gauge -- Britain and Ireland -- The development of diversity in North America, 1830 to 1865 -- The resolution of diversity in North America, 1866 and after -- Continental Europe -- India and Australia -- The wider world -- The selection of track gauge as a path-dependent economic process -- Variations and extensions of the model -- The dynamics of track gauge standardization
Control code
FIEB16811690
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780226685090
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)233798787

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