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Modern marvels : transcontinental railroads

Author: Paul KirbyBruce NashAlison TrinklJaffe Productions.Hearst Entertainment (Firm)All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : A & E Home Video : Marketed in the U.S. by New Video Group, ©1995.
Series: Modern marvels.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The dream-to-reality stories behind the construction of America's first transcontinental railroad system, completed after a decade of work on May 10, 1869, wihen the last spike was driven at Promontory, Utah.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Kirby; Bruce Nash; Alison Trinkl; Jaffe Productions.; Hearst Entertainment (Firm); Arts and Entertainment Network.; A & E Home Video (Firm); History Channel (Television network)
ISBN: 1565017315 9781565017313
OCLC Number: 36504319
Credits: Produced by Jaffe Productions in association with Hearst Entertainment Television in association with the History Channel. Written and produced by Alison Trinkl ; producer, Bruce Nash ; created by Bruce Nash ; executive producer, Bob Jaffe.
Performer(s): Narrated by Paul Kirby.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Modern marvels.
Other Titles: Transcontinental railroads
Transcontinental railroad
Modern marvels : the transcontinental railroad
Modern marvels (Television program)
Responsibility: A & E Television Nwtwork.

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The dream-to-reality stories behind the construction of America's first transcontinental railroad system, completed after a decade of work on May 10, 1869, wihen the last spike was driven at Promontory, Utah.

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