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Edited by: Jeanne Munn Bracken
Number of Pages:  64
Dimensions:  5.3 X 7.5 Inches (US)
Original publication year:  1970
ISBN:  978-1-878668-36-3
Series:  Perspectives on History
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The building of America's railroads changed the face of the nation. Through photographs, maps, newspaper accounts, letters, and journals, this anthology takes a look at the people who built the transcontinental railroad and its effect on the economy, the law, scandals associated with the railroad barons, and the daily lives of the people involved.
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