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Going Underground: Tunneling Past, Present and Future
Going Underground:Tunneling Past, Present and Future


 
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This compendium covers the past and present experiences in tunnels and tunneling and explores the possibilities for the future. Order today and receive this collection of essays that will provide you with a better understanding of the connections between the history of tunnels and developments in society, politics and technology.

Sheds light on some of the most ambitious tunnel projects such as:

  • Channel Tunnel, England - France Deep Tunnel
  • Chicago, IL Big Dig, Boston
  • MA Hoosac, Florida – North Adams
  • MA Pennsylvannia Railroad, Eastern US

This text covers:

  • The Channel Tunnel: From Dream to Reality
  • "Deep Tunnel": Chicago's Tunnel and Reservoir Plan The
  • Superconducting Super Collider
  • Boston's Central Artery and Tunnel Project: A Photo-Essay
  • "A Tunnel Walled and Overlaid with Dazzling Crystal"
  • Tunnels and Tunneling: Turning Points in History
  • Channel Tunnel Visionaries Grinding to a Halt:
  • The Hoosac Tunneling Machine
  • The Hoosac Tunnel
  • The Pennsylvania Railroad Improvement Project: A Photo-Essay
  • Future Uses of the Underground Tubes, Tunnels, and Pipes: Prospects for Tomorrow
  • The Underground as Frontier: A Photo-Essay

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