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Railroad fever : building the transcontinental railroad, 1830-1870

Author: Monica Halpern
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2004?]
Series: Crossroads America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a history of the building of the transcontinental railroad and its effects on American life.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Monica Halpern
ISBN: 0792267672 9780792267676 0792269934 9780792269939
OCLC Number: 53284834
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 40 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Iron horse --
Getting started --
Workers --
Wild west --
Great race --
Riding the transcontinental railroad --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: Crossroads America.
Responsibility: Monica Halpern.
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Presents a history of the building of the transcontinental railroad and its effects on American life.

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