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Continental dash : the Russian-American telegraph

Author: Rosemary Neering
Publisher: Ganges, B.C. : Horsdal & Schubart, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the building of the Russian-American telegraph line in the 1860s, from Seattle, Washington through British Columbia, Russian America (Alaska) and Siberia, an early attempt to link East-West communications. Includes maps, photographs and references.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Neering, Rosemary, 1945-
Continental dash.
Ganges, B.C. : Horsdal & Schubart, ©1989
(DLC) 89196916
(OCoLC)24288940
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Neering
OCLC Number: 244769137
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 230 pages) : illustrations, maps
Responsibility: by Rosemary Neering.
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The story of the building of the Russian-American telegraph line in the 1860s, from Seattle, Washington through British Columbia, Russian America (Alaska) and Siberia, an early attempt to link East-West communications. Includes maps, photographs and references.

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