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The Resource Full steam ahead : the race to build a transcontinental railroad, by Rhoda Blumberg

Full steam ahead : the race to build a transcontinental railroad, by Rhoda Blumberg

Label
Full steam ahead : the race to build a transcontinental railroad
Title
Full steam ahead
Title remainder
the race to build a transcontinental railroad
Statement of responsibility
by Rhoda Blumberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1832 Dr. Hartwell Carver urged Congress to build a transcontinental railroad between New York and San Francisco. In 1869, the transcontinental link was completed. What went on in between is the subject of this exciting and thought-provoking book
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blumberg, Rhoda
Dewey number
385/.0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
HE2791.U55
LC item number
B58 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.5
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Union Pacific Railroad Company
  • Central Pacific Railroad Company
  • Union Pacific Railroad Company
  • Central Pacific Railroad Company
  • Railroads
  • Railroads
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Full steam ahead : the race to build a transcontinental railroad, by Rhoda Blumberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223044897487
  • 31223044897644
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
159 p.
Isbn
9780792227151
Lccn
94034979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
31172025
Label
Full steam ahead : the race to build a transcontinental railroad, by Rhoda Blumberg
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223044897487
  • 31223044897644
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
159 p.
Isbn
9780792227151
Lccn
94034979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
31172025

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