Ten Mile Day

And the Building of the Transcontinental Railroad
Product Number: EB00673337
Released: Aug 02, 2016
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781250131249
Publisher: Square Fish
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Description

On May 10, 1869, the final spike in North America's first transcontinental railroad was driven home at Promontory Summit, Utah. Illustrated with the author's carefully researched, evocative paintings, here is a great adventure story in the history of the American West-the day Charles Crocker staked $10,000 on the crews' ability to lay a world record ten miles of track in a single, Ten Mile Day.

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Author(s): Mary Ann Fraser
Original Publish Date: Aug 02, 2016

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