NYC Subway And Transit History
Time Travel On New York's Subways (The First Subway System In US)
by Neva Bulls.
Paperback, 9x6", 208 pages.
"The New York City Subway is a rapid transit system that serves four of the five boroughs of New York City, New York: the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens. In 2016, an average of 5.66 million passengers used the system daily, making it the busiest rapid transit system in the United States and the seventh busiest in the world.
"This book will broaden your knowledge about NYC subway system, including...
-Early horsecar transit
-Rube Goldberg-like experimental lines
-The subway station with a grand piano, fountain, and frescoes
-The politics of public transportation
-Curious rolling stock