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Author Wormser, Richard, 1933-

Title The iron horse : how railroads changed America / Richard Wormser.

Imprint New York : Walker and Company, 1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Non-Fiction  385 Wormser    ---  Available
Description 182 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-176) and index.
Summary Traces the history of railroads, how they helped shape America, their symbolism, accidents and safety problems, technological advances, and disputes between railroad magnates and workers.
Subject Railroads -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Railroads -- History.
Railroads -- History
ISBN 0802782213 (hbk.) $22300
0802782221 (lib. bdg.)

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