The matter-of-fact descriptive title of this interesting little volume on railroading in the pre–Civil War South does not do justice to Alvarez’s coverage of the subject. Along with his full account of trains and train accommodations, he manages to encompass a number of social, political, and even ideological subjects.
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Eugene Alvarez served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. He later became a professor of history. He is now retired and enjoys travelling and playing the harmonica.
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Book Description The University of Alabama Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0817353127 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1368269
Book Description The University of Alabama Pres, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110817353127