Railroader

the unfiltered genius and controversy of four-time CEO Hunter Harrison
  • 290 Pages
  • 0.16 MB
  • 7865 Downloads
  • English
by
Chief executive officers, Railroads, Railroad companies, Biography, Hi
StatementHoward Green
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE2754.H37 G74 2018
The Physical Object
Pagination290 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26975322M
ISBN 101989025048
ISBN 139781989025048
OCLC/WorldCa1028528774

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