H. Roger Grant


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  1. Transportation and the American People
    Grant provides a compelling and thoroughly researched narrative of the social history of travel, shining a light on the role of transportation in shaping the country and on the people who helped build it.... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2019
    Hardback | £34.00
  2. Electric Interurbans and the American People
    One of the most intriguing yet neglected pieces of American transportation history, electric interurban railroads were designed to assist shoppers, salesmen, farmers, commuters, and pleasure-seekers alike with short distance travel.... Learn More
    Published: 31st October 2016
    Hardback | £43.00
  3. Railroaders without Borders
    For over 25 years, the creatively led Railroad Development Corporation (RDC) has rejuvenated a series of down-and-out and even defunct railroads. Launched in 1987 by Henry Posner III, this investment and management company has... Learn More
    Published: 22nd October 2015
    Hardback | £39.00
  4. The Louisville, Cincinnati & Charleston Rail Road
    Among the grand antebellum plans to build railroads to interconnect the vast American republic, perhaps none was more ambitious than the Louisville, Cincinnati & Charleston. The route was intended to link the cotton-producing... Learn More
    Published: 17th April 2014
    Hardback | £34.00
  5. Railroads and the American People
    In this engaging social history of the impact of railroads on American life, H. Roger Grant explores the railroad’s "golden age" of 1830–1930. To capture the essence of the nation’s railroad experience, Grant looks at four... Learn More
    Published: 17th October 2012
    Hardback | £43.00
    Paperback | £28.99
  6. Iowa's Railroads
    At one point in time, no place in Iowa was more than a few miles from an active line of rail track. In this splendid companion volume to Steel Trails of Hawkeyeland (IUP, 2005), H. Roger Grant and Don L. Hofsommer explore the... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2009
    Paperback | £39.00
  7. Visionary Railroader
    Visionary Railroader chronicles the life of a key figure in the history of rail travel in the United States. As president of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Jervis Langdon Jr. had the opportunity to put progressive concepts into... Learn More
    Published: 17th September 2008
    Hardback | £26.99