Recasting American Liberty: Gender, Race, Law, and the Railroad Revolution, 1865-1920 (review)

@article{Gordon2002RecastingAL,
  title={Recasting American Liberty: Gender, Race, Law, and the Railroad Revolution, 1865-1920 (review)},
  author={S. Gordon},
  journal={Technology and Culture},
  year={2002},
  volume={43},
  pages={807 - 808}
}
  • S. Gordon
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology
  • Technology and Culture
avert that outcome. The saga closes with the terminal’s rescue by the Metropolitan Transit Authority, its restoration, and its rededication in 1998. This is a compelling story, and it is wonderfully illustrated here. Yet, while Schlichting clearly demonstrates the meaning of Grand Central, and the technology that made Grand Central possible, to the life of New York City, his book has several shortcomings. Discrete chapters on engineering and architecture result in a narrative that is frequently… Expand