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They built the West

Glenn Chesney Quiett

They built the West

an epic of rails and cities

by Glenn Chesney Quiett

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Published by D. Appleton-Century Company, incorporated in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- West (U.S.) -- History.,
    • Pacific railroads -- History.,
    • Cities and towns -- West (U.S.) -- History.,
    • West (U.S.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 543-549.

      Statementby Glenn Chesney Quiett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF591 .Q85
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 569 p.
      Number of Pages569
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6313002M
      LC Control Number34035461
      OCLC/WorldCa4698580

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