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Norfolk Southern Railway

By Richard C Borkowski

With a quarter of a century behind it, Norfolk Southern is one of the oldest Class 1 railroads operating in North America. This illustrated history tells how Norfolk Southern came to be what it is today, from the merger of two of American railroadings most legendary roads-- Southern Railway and Norfolk and Western--through its rise to the heights of the worlds leading transportation companies.

After a concise history of the roads that became Norfolk Southern, author Richard Borkowski explores the railroads corporate history and operating structure and details the specific operations that go into the lines customer-oriented approach, including its vast intermodal network. Along with each of Norfolk Southerns 11 operating divisions, this book offers a close look at NS motive power, a wealth of color photographs, and a specially commissioned system map.

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Book

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1 available at Main (Downtown)
  • 385.0973 Bor, Nonfiction

Publish Date

2008

ISBN

9780760332498


Format: Book
Author: Borkowski, Richard C
Title: Norfolk Southern Railway / by Richard C. Borkowski Jr.
Publisher Date: St. Paul : MBI Pub. Co. and Voyageur Press, 2008.
Subject: Norfolk Southern Railway Company -- History.
Isbn: 9780760332498 (plc w/ jacket) 0760332495 (plc w/ jacket)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 385.0973 Bor
Oclc: 153598063
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Bib Id: 298571

Format: Book
Author: Borkowski, Richard C.
Title: Norfolk Southern Railway / by Richard C. Borkowski Jr.
Publisher, Date: St. Paul : MBI Pub. Co. and Voyageur Press, 2008.
Description: 160 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 28 cm.
Subjects: Norfolk Southern Railway Company -- History.
Notes: Includes index.
LCCN: 2007027009
ISBN: 9780760332498 (plc w/ jacket)
ISBN: 0760332495 (plc w/ jacket)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 385.0973 Bor