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The Resource Railroad fever : building the Transcontinental Railroad, 1830-1870, Monica Halpern

Railroad fever : building the Transcontinental Railroad, 1830-1870, Monica Halpern

Label
Railroad fever : building the Transcontinental Railroad, 1830-1870
Title
Railroad fever
Title remainder
building the Transcontinental Railroad, 1830-1870
Statement of responsibility
Monica Halpern
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of the building of the transcontinental railroad and its effects on American life
Member of
Summary
Provides a look at the history of the building of this important coast-to-coast railroad system through profiles of the laborers, issues dealing with Native American land, and the impact on the nation at the time, enhanced with period painting, maps, and photos
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179550
Cataloging source
BRL
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Halpern, Monica
Dewey number
385.0978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
720
Intended audience source
Lexile
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720
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Crossroads America
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  • Railroads
  • Union Pacific Railroad Company
  • Central Pacific Railroad Company
  • Pacific railroads
  • Railroads
Target audience
juvenile
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building the transcontinental railroad, 1830-1870
Label
Railroad fever : building the Transcontinental Railroad, 1830-1870, Monica Halpern
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5446762
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780792267676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)9ocm57399595
  • (Sirsi) i0792267672
Label
Railroad fever : building the Transcontinental Railroad, 1830-1870, Monica Halpern
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5446762
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780792267676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)9ocm57399595
  • (Sirsi) i0792267672

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