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Author Klein, Maury, 1939-

Title Union Pacific : the reconfiguration : America's greatest railroad from 1969 to the present / Maury Klein.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    385.065 KLE    DUE 12-05-17 Billed
Description xi, 508 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I: The Kenefick Era, 1970-1985 -- The industry -- The fat old lady -- the new approach -- The godfather -- The shifting landscape -- The corporate relationship -- The return of Humpty Dumpty -- The year of decisions -- The new partners -- The coming together -- The right stuff -- The operation -- The marketing maze -- The studies -- II: The Walsh Era, 1986-1991 -- The succession scramble -- The whirlwind -- The quest for quality -- The enigmatic dynamo -- The problem -- The unstable chessboard -- III: The Davidson era, 1992-2004 -- The empire -- The improbable leader -- The bidding war -- The shaking out -- The sorting out -- The changing of the guard -- The nightmare -- The road to redemption -- The lessons learned -- The clash of styles -- The lessons relearned -- Epilogue: The next railroad.
Subject Union Pacific Railroad Company -- History.
Railroads -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780195369892 (alk. paper)
0195369890 (alk. paper)

 
    
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