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story of the western railroads

Robert E. Riegel

story of the western railroads

from 1852 through the reign of the giants.

by Robert E. Riegel

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln, Nebraska .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from the original edition published by the Macmillan Company in 1926.

SeriesA bison book
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 345p. ;
Number of Pages345
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13712769M

  Iris Chang, The Chinese in America: A Narrative History (New York: Viking Press, ), Wesley S. Griswold, A Work of Giants: Building the First Transcontinental Railroad (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., ), Robert West Howard, The Great Iron Trail: The Story of the First Transcontinental Railroad (New York: G P Putnam’s Sons, ), . The Ohio River & Western Railroad was a mile long ( km) narrow gauge railway that was incorporated in and operated from or till The railroad was located in southeastern line ran from Bellaire (east point) to Zanesville (west end). The last train to run on the railroad was on Memorial Day, The Ohio River and Western Railroad Locale: southeastern Ohio, United States.

Review - The American Telegrapher: a social history by Jim Haynes The American Telegrapher: a social history Edwin Gabler Rutgers University Press, ISBN (hardbound), (paperback) I seem to read a lot of books which are at the same time both interesting and tedious. This is one such book. The Octopus: A Story of California is a novel by Frank Norris and was the first part of an uncompleted trilogy, The Epic of the describes the wheat industry in California, and the conflicts between wheat growers and a railway : Frank Norris.

  The Coolie story is an important story about the Chinese immigrants during the 's and underscores why "Coolies" were an important part of building the great railroads across the Western United States. [picture book, ages ] 6. The Year of the Dog by Grace Lin. Covering numerous states and multiple railroads in each, Steve Glischinski writes great profiles of railroads like Twin Cities & Western, Kyle Railroad, Chicago Central & Pacific, and Wisconsin & Southern. Maps make this book a great resource. Read full review.


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