Nothing Like it in the World The Men That Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

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In the original publisher's pictorial card covers. No dustjacket as issued. There is a former owner's small b/w name and address sticker on the top corner of the front free endpaper o/w No Inscriptions or Marks. Paper is lightly browning uniformly - but it was printed on cheap paper . Overall an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright, near Fine copy. 432 pp. Illustrated in b/w. Maps, etc. "Story of the men who built the railways through the plains of the midwest: investors, politicians, engineers, surveyors, Irish and Chinese immigrants, & defeated Confederate soldiers............" ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 432 pages

Title: Nothing Like it in the World The Men That Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869

Author Name: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Categories: History & Politics. Churchill, American Literature, N & S. America/ USA, Transport. Railways. Motoring,

Edition: 1st Touchstone Edition

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 2001

ISBN Number: 0743203178

ISBN Number 13: 9780743203173

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 108926

Keywords: Transcontinental Railroad, N. America Building The Railways Through The Plains Of The Midwest Investors, Politicians, Engineers, Surveyors, Irish And Chinese Immigrants, & Defeated Confederate Soldiers.