Empire Express: Building the First Transcontinental Railroad
A dramatic history of the construction of America's first transcontinental railroad chronicles three seminal decades in American history, describing the vast enterprise to build a railroad from Missouri to the Pacific in terms of the remarkable expansion of the United States of America. 30,000 first printing.
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Photographic Views of Construction and Early History of the Union Pacific
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EMPIRE EXPRESS: Building the First Transcontinental RailroadUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A compelling, comprehensive account of one of history's greatest construction projects. On May 10, 1869, when telegraph lines carried the news that the transcontinental railroad was finally complete ... Read full review
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Very well researched. I read this book after reading Abrose's "Nothing Like it in the World". Like both books but this had more detail. Read full review
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