Cover of: Riding the Rails in the USA | Martin W. Sandler

Riding the Rails in the USA

Trains in American Life (Transportation in America)

Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English.

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"When I hear the iron horse make the hills echo with his snort like thunder, shaking the earth with his feet, and breathing fire and smoke from his nostrils," wrote American author and philosopher Henry David Thoreau, "it seems as if the earth had got a race now worthy to inhabit it."

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OL7388981M
Internet Archive
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ISBN 10
0195132289
ISBN 13
9780195132281
OCLC/WorldCat
50643626
Goodreads
54964
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