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history of Russian railways

J. N. Westwood

history of Russian railways

by J. N. Westwood

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Published by G. Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Russia -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [318]-320.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE3138 W4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination326 p.
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14647021M

    Although Russian nationals started factory railways and built locomotives previous to , the real start of railways in Russia depended on foreigners. Franz Anton von Gerstner from Austria built the first public railway in , from St. Petersburg to Tsarskoe Selo. This inaugurated the age of the railroad in Russia. From steam pioneer through entrepreneurial boom, to a loss-making nationalised British Rail, the history of the British railway industry has ridden a technological and social wave for nearly years. And for many, the story of the railways is the story of industrial Britain. Find out more about the railways’ story, with links and resources to explore further.

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