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A fascinating trip through the rise, fall, and rise again of Lionel, one of the manufacturing and pop icons in modern American life. The impeccable research by Lionel historian Robert J. Osterhoff, along with more than 575 photos and images, tells the history of Lionel trains, factories, employees, and business practices from the late nineteenth century until today. Perfect for toy train enthusiasts, history buffs, or anyone seeking a nostalgic journey back to their childhood.

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A fascinating trip through the rise, fall and rise again of Lionel, one of the manufacturing and pop icons in modern American life. The impeccable research by Lionel historian Robert J. Osterhoff, along with hundreds of unpublished photos and images, tells the history of Lionel's trains, factories, employees and business practices from the late 19th century until today.

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ISBN:
9781933600055
Subtitle:
The History of a Manufacturing Icon and the Place Where Childhood Dreams Were Made
Author:
Osterhoff, Robert J.
Contributor:
Carp, Roger (EDT)
Contributor:
Schmid, John W. (EDT)
Publisher:
Project Roar Pub
Subject:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Corporate & Business History
Subject:
ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / Toys
Subject:
Business & Economics : Industries - Manufacturing Industries
Copyright:
Publication Date:
2008-11-01
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English

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"Synopsis" by , A fascinating trip through the rise, fall and rise again of Lionel, one of the manufacturing and pop icons in modern American life. The impeccable research by Lionel historian Robert J. Osterhoff, along with hundreds of unpublished photos and images, tells the history of Lionel's trains, factories, employees and business practices from the late 19th century until today.
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