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The transcontinental railroad

Author: Jean F Blashfield
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn : Compass Point Books, ©2002.
Series: We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the building of the first railroad across the United States and the effect it had on uniting the nation and the future of North America.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean F Blashfield
ISBN: 0756501539 9780756501532
OCLC Number: 46538338
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Work of giants --
Support and barriers --
Two railroads --
Building tunnels --
Living and working together --
Race is on --
Celebration --
Glossary --
Did you know? --
Important dates --
Important people --
Want to know more? --
Index.
Series Title: We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Responsibility: by Jean F. Blashfield.

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Describes the building of the first railroad across the United States and the effect it had on uniting the nation and the future of North America.

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