Franklin

Union Pacific : 1894-1969.

Author/Creator:
Klein , Maury.
Publication:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2006.
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1 online resource (676 pages)
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Subjects:
Arab-Israeli conflict -- 1967-1973.
Arab-Israeli conflict -- 1973-1993.
Arab-Israeli conflict -- 1993- -- Peace.
Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
The second volume in the history of the Union Pacific begins after the financial panic of 1893, which pushed the railroad into bankruptcy.Maury Klein examines the challenges faced by the Union Pacific in the new century and how, under the innovative leadership of Edward H. Harriman, the Union Pacific again played the role of industrial pioneer.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Railroad Short Titles
Map
Prologue: The Funeral, 1916
Part One: The Transformation, 1893-1909
1. The Receivership
2. The Second Coming
3. The Reconstruction
4. The System
5. The Empire
6. The Community of Interest
7. The New Order
8. The Storms
9. The Reckoning
Part Two: The Great Adjustment, 1910-1939
10. The Stewardship
11. The Turning Point
12. The Takeover
13. The Fresh Start
14. The New Competition
15. The Counterattack
16. The Projects
17. The Trimmings
18. The Family
19. The Operation
Part Three: The New Railroad, 1940-1969
20. The Railroader
21. The Czar
22. The Misfits
23. The Blizzard
24. The Sleeping Giant
25. The Awakening
26. The Parts Changers
27. The Merger Misstep
28. The New Railroad
Epilogue: The Rebirth
Selective Bibliography
Source Notes
Index
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
R
S
T
U
V
W
Y
Z.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Klein , Maury Union Pacific
ISBN:
9780816696642
9780816644605
OCLC:
935264004