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Roads, rails & waterways : the Army engineers and early transportation

Author: Forest G Hill
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [1957]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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History of the United States transportation industry from 1815 to the Civil War.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hill, Forest G. (Forest Garrett), 1919-
Roads, rails & waterways.
Norman, University of Oklahoma Press [1957]
(OCoLC)603154926
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Forest G Hill
OCLC Number: 569089
Description: xi, 248 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Origins and early activities --
Setting the stage --
Getting down to work --
Working with the railroads --
Railroad progress --
Early river and harbor work --
Later river and harbor work --
Beyond the call of duty.
Other Titles: Roads, rails and waterways
Responsibility: by Forest G. Hill.

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History of the United States transportation industry from 1815 to the Civil War.

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