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Just fine the way they are : from dirt roads to rail roads to interstates

Author: Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge; Richard Walz
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the development of roads in the United States--and the new forms of transportation that used them--from the National Highway of 1805 through railroads and paved roads for bicycles and automobiles to the interstate system.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
History
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge; Richard Walz
ISBN: 9781590787106 1590787102
OCLC Number: 687690307
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge ; illustrated by Richard Walz.
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No one likes change. Here's an informative, lighthearted look at how the dirt roads of 1800s evolved into today's highway system  Read more...

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