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Railroads : the great American adventure

Author: Charlton Ogburn; James A Sugar; National Geographic Society (U.S.). Special Publications Division.
Publisher: Washington : The Society, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Historical account of the growth of the railroad and it's influence on American history.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ogburn, Charlton, 1911-1998.
Railroads.
Washington : The Society, ©1977
(OCoLC)558097029
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlton Ogburn; James A Sugar; National Geographic Society (U.S.). Special Publications Division.
ISBN: 0870441892 9780870441899
OCLC Number: 2854845
Description: 203 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: From teakettle-on-wheels to iron horse --
Buccaneers and builders: spanning a continent --
A growing nation takes to the rails --
The golden era of the railroads --
The tracks ahead: today and tomorrow.
Responsibility: by Charlton Ogburn ; photographed by James A. Sugar ; prepared by the Special Publications Division, National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C.

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Historical account of the growth of the railroad and it's influence on American history.

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