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The Resource The Transcontinental Railroad : a primary source history of America's first coast-to-coast railroad, Gillian Houghton

The Transcontinental Railroad : a primary source history of America's first coast-to-coast railroad, Gillian Houghton

Label
The Transcontinental Railroad : a primary source history of America's first coast-to-coast railroad
Title
The Transcontinental Railroad
Title remainder
a primary source history of America's first coast-to-coast railroad
Statement of responsibility
Gillian Houghton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the people, circumstances, and events surrounding the building of the railway system across the continent in the mid-nineteenth century
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
385/.0973/09034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
TF25.U5
LC item number
H68 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.7
Series statement
Primary sources in American history
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Transcontinental Railroad : a primary source history of America's first coast-to-coast railroad, Gillian Houghton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index
Contents
Railroad beginnings -- Timeline -- Picking the route -- Theodore Judah and the Big Four -- The Union Pacific builds West -- Carving out the Sierra Nevada -- Brigham Young and the Mormons -- The Golden Spike -- Riding the rails
Control code
ocm48761354
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780823936847
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2001008530
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(Sirsi) o48761354
Label
The Transcontinental Railroad : a primary source history of America's first coast-to-coast railroad, Gillian Houghton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index
Contents
Railroad beginnings -- Timeline -- Picking the route -- Theodore Judah and the Big Four -- The Union Pacific builds West -- Carving out the Sierra Nevada -- Brigham Young and the Mormons -- The Golden Spike -- Riding the rails
Control code
ocm48761354
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780823936847
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2001008530
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(Sirsi) o48761354

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