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The shaping of America : a geographical perspective on 500 years of history. Vol. 3, Transcontinental America, 1850-1915

Author: D W Meinig
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, ©1998.
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This volume on America's development from the mid-19th century to 1915 begins with the struggle over where to build the Pacific railway. Meinig portrays the settlement of the American West, examines  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D W Meinig
ISBN: 0300075928 9780300075922 0300082908 9780300082906
OCLC Number: 60197763
Description: xvi, 457 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Responsibility: D.W. Meinig.

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"The author of Atlantic America and Continental America gives us another extraordinary book, this one about the impact of the acquisition of a western empire upon the U.S. and how railways 'a Read more...

 
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