Books in category Transportation – Public Transportation

  • An Introduction to Sustainable Transportation

    An Introduction to Sustainable Transportation
    Preston L. Schiller, Eric Bruun, Jeffrey R. Kenworthy

    This text reflects a fundamental change in transportation decision making.

  • The Implementation and Effectiveness of Transport Demand Management Measures

    The Implementation and Effectiveness of Transport Demand Management Measures
    Tom Rye, Professor Stephen Ison

    This book deals with carefully selected market and non-market based measures to reduce congestion, and their implementation and effectiveness in tackling the problem.

  • IRT Interborough Rapid Transit the New York City Subway Its Design and Construction

    IRT Interborough Rapid Transit / the New York City Subway: Its Design and Construction
    The Interborough Transit Company

    Reprinted here is a special book created by the IRT, recounting the design and construction of the fledgling subway system.

  • Automated Transit

    Automated Transit
    Rongfang Liu

    A comprehensive discussion of automated transit This book analyzes the successful implementations of automated transit in various international locations, such as Paris, Toronto, London, and Kuala Lumpur, and investigates the apparent lack …

  • Sacramento s Streetcars

    Sacramento’s Streetcars
    William Burg

    Sacramentans rode the cars to work, to school, to the state fair, and just about anywhere they wanted to go until the streetcars were replaced by buses owned by National City Lines.

  • The Pedestrian and the City

    The Pedestrian and the City
    Carmen Hass-Klau

    The book includes pedestrian-friendly policies and guidelines from a number of European countries and includes case studies from the UK, Germany, Britain, France, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, Denmark, the US and Canada, with further …

  • Urban Mass Transit

    Urban Mass Transit
    Robert C. Post

    Relates how the technology of urban mass transit and society interact.

  • The New Transit Town

    The New Transit Town
    Hank Dittmar, Gloria Ohland

    New Transit Town brings together leading experts in planning, transportation, and sustainable design—including Scott Bernstein, Peter Calthorpe, Jim Daisa, Sharon Feigon, Ellen Greenberg, David Hoyt, Dennis Leach, and Shelley Poticha—to …

  • Chicago America s Railroad Capital

    Chicago: America’s Railroad Capital
    Brian Solomon, John Gruber, Michael Blaszak, Chris Guss

    "A history of the development of Chicago as a railroad hub, from its earliest days to the present, illustrated with color and black and white photographs, maps, and railroad memorabilia"-Provided by publisher.

  • Baltimore s Streetcars and Buses

    Baltimore’s Streetcars and Buses
    Gary Helton

    In the 1850s, Baltimore's 170,000 residents had few options when it came to getting around town.

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