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Grand Central Terminal

Gateway to New York City
Stanley, Ed (Book - 2003 )
Average Rating: 5 stars out of 5.
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Provides a history of Grand Central Terminal from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, including its construction and architecture, the role played by Cornelius Vanderbilt, and facts about railroads in general.
Authors: Stanley, Ed
Statement of Responsibility: Ed Stanley
Title: Grand Central Terminal
gateway to New York City
Publisher: New York : Mondo Pub., c2003
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Notes: Includes index
Contents: The Commodore's empire
An enormous problem, a brilliant solution
A gigantic construction project
New York City's triumphal gateway
From triumph to tragedy
A train station for the 21st century
Timeline
Summary: Provides a history of Grand Central Terminal from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, including its construction and architecture, the role played by Cornelius Vanderbilt, and facts about railroads in general.
Subject Headings: Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.) History Railroad terminals New York (State) New York History Railroad stations Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.)
Topical Term: Railroad terminals
Railroad stations
LCCN: 2002190719
ISBN: 159034491X
1590344928
Branch Call Number: J 385.31 S
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Did you know that Grand Central Terminal was “born from the ashes of a tragic train wreck?" Appreciate the grandeur of NYC’s terminal with Ed Stanley’s Grand Central Terminal: Gateway to New York City.


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