The big four: the story of Huntington, Stanford, Hopkins, and Crocker, and of the building of the Central Pacific

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A.A. Knopf, 1938 - History - 418 pages
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User Review  - Keith Slade - Goodreads

Very interesting book on the four powerful men who established the Central Pacific in California and built a big part of the transcontinental RR. It later became the Southern Pacific. Read full review

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User Review  - John E - Goodreads

Popular history of the Central Pacific Railroad as told through its leaders: the Big Four. Fun read and a good history of the domination of Callifornia by the railroad during the forty years following its completion in 1869. Read full review


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