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The fallen colossus

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Published by BeardBooks in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Penn Central Transportation Company -- Management -- History,
    • Bankruptcy -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Sobel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2791.P4326 S64 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 370 p. ;
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785022M
      ISBN 101893122883
      LC Control Number00037903
      OCLC/WorldCa43811253

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