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Hardcover – 4 Nov 2004

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  • Hardcover: 368 pages
  • Publisher: Atlantic Books; Main edition (4 Nov. 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1843540223
  • ISBN-13: 978-1843540229
  • Product Dimensions: 16.2 x 22.4 x 4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars 68 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 140,130 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'An entertaining and informative history.' -- Paul Barker, Evening Standard

'Christian Wolmar goes beyond the bare facts to give us the human story of the Underground... Fascinating.' -- Metro

'Using a deft selection of facts and anecdotes... The Subterranean Railway captures the enthusiasm of [the Underground's] early years.' -- John O'Connell, Time Out

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The dramatic story of the men who made the world's first, and still the largest, underground passenger railway: one of the most impressive engineering achievements in history.

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