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Building of the railway

Author: Rosemary Neering
Publisher: Toronto : Fitzhenry and Whiteside, ©1974.
Series: Growth of a nation series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 1828. Eighteen men in two canoes stroke strongly along the broad Saskatchewan River. These men are with George Simpson, governor of the Hudson's Bay Company. They will paddle and portage over 3,000 mile, from Hudson Bay, across the mountains almost to the Pacific Ocean. It will take them three months.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Neering
ISBN: 0889021775 9780889021778
OCLC Number: 11015157
Description: 63 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 28 cm.
Series Title: Growth of a nation series.
Responsibility: Rosemary Neering.

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The year is 1828. Eighteen men in two canoes stroke strongly along the broad Saskatchewan River. These men are with George Simpson, governor of the Hudson's Bay Company. They will paddle and portage over 3,000 mile, from Hudson Bay, across the mountains almost to the Pacific Ocean. It will take them three months.

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