A Great & Shining Road

A Great & Shining Road

The Epic Story of the Transcontinental Railroad

Book - 1988 | First edition
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Baker & Taylor
The epic chronicle of the building of the transcontinental railroad, with all its engineering feats, encompasses accounts of famous personalities of post-Civil War America, such as Leland Stanford Buffalo Bill, and George Custer, as well as analyses of the railroad's political, economic, and historical significance

Publisher: New York : Times Books, [1988]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©1988
ISBN: 9780812916683
Branch Call Number: 385.2 H869g
Characteristics: 341 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Great and shining road


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