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The Resource Hear that lonesome whistle blow : railroads in the West, by Dee Brown

Hear that lonesome whistle blow : railroads in the West, by Dee Brown

Label
Hear that lonesome whistle blow : railroads in the West
Title
Hear that lonesome whistle blow
Title remainder
railroads in the West
Statement of responsibility
by Dee Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the building of the transcontinental railroads in the United States and examines the consequences of that undertaking upon the West and to the future of the nation
Summary
Recounts the remarkable growth and westward expansion of the railroads during the second half of the nineteenth century, portraying heroes, villains, and victims and narrating their roles in the railroads' conquest of the West
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
219700
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Dee
Dewey number
385/.0978
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE2763 1977
LC item number
.B76
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads
  • West (U.S.)
  • Railroads
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
railroads in the West
Label
Hear that lonesome whistle blow : railroads in the West, by Dee Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 293-303
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14303142
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780030169366
Lccn
76025046 //r85
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)89121237550F11D380AE0090275B7366
  • (IMchF)fol01371231
Label
Hear that lonesome whistle blow : railroads in the West, by Dee Brown
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 293-303
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14303142
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780030169366
Lccn
76025046 //r85
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)89121237550F11D380AE0090275B7366
  • (IMchF)fol01371231

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