Westward To Promontory, Building The Union Pacific Across The Plains And Mountains, A Pictorial Documentary

By: Combs, Barry B.

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79 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Previous owner's name/address on half title page and title page. Solid, clean. It was a grand Anvil Chorus that those pounding sledges were playing across the plains and mountains, in triple time: Three strokes to the spike, ten spikes to the rail; 400 rails to the mile; 425 miles in 1868 on the road to Promontory and the completion of the great work of the age.

Title: Westward To Promontory, Building The Union Pacific Across The Plains And Mountains, A Pictorial Documentary

Author Name: Combs, Barry B.

Categories: History, Railroads,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1986

ISBN Number: 0517562243

ISBN Number 13: 9780517562246

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2214

Keywords: History Railroads Building America,