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Across America on an emigrant train

Author: Jim Murphy
Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, 2003, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1879 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-century America.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Robert Louis Stevenson; Robert Louis Stevenson; Robert Louis Stevenson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0395764831 9780395764831
OCLC Number: 987942724
Description: 150 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints.

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Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1879 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-century America.

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