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Railroad Building Projects

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Ludmilla
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Railroad Building Projects

Post by Ludmilla » Sat December 25th, 2010, 1:53 pm

I'm looking for books, can be fiction or NF, about the building of trans continental railroads, particularly in the early stages. Any recommendations?

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Post by annis » Sat December 25th, 2010, 5:53 pm

Fiction: Carver's Kingdom (1978) a novel by Frederick Nolan about the building of the American Transcontinental railroad

NF: Jil Fine, The Transcontinental Railroad: Tracks Across America.

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