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The Stourbridge Lion : America's first locomotive

Author: Karl R Zimmermann; Steven Walker
Publisher: Honesdale, Penn. : Boyds Mills Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Provides a history of the Stourbridge Lion, the first commercial locomotive in America, which made its historic run in 1829, marking the birth of the American railroad.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Picture books
Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karl R Zimmermann; Steven Walker
ISBN: 9781590788592 1590788591
OCLC Number: 793814155
Notes: Maps on lining papers.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations, maps ; 24 x 27 cm
Responsibility: Karl Zimmermann ; illustrated by Steven Walker.

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Provides a history of the Stourbridge Lion, the first commercial locomotive in America, which made its historic run in 1829, marking the birth of the American railroad.  Read more...

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