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A Great and Shining Road - by John Hoyt Williams

A Great and Shining Road - by John Hoyt Williams Disasters American History Famous Historical Events Geography Government Social Studies Visual Arts

To conceive and build a transcontinental railroad, in America, took an incredible amount of ingenuity, stamina, money, fortitude and thousands of workers.

This books tells us the interesting story behind building the railroad which united America.

Thanks to the University of Nebraska Press - and Google Books - much of the work is available for online reading.


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Image online, courtesy Google Books.

 

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