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This book is a definitive yet nostalgic history of the open trolley car in America. It starts out with other open transportation vehicles that preceded or were contemporary with the open trolley car. Several chapters are devoted to listing and defining the various types of open cars including the original horsecars, numerous types of streetcars, and even open rapid transit and suburban cars. The different generic types of cars as well as their uses and owners are explained in a simple manner.