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The Resource Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints

Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints

Label
Across America on an emigrant train
Title
Across America on an emigrant train
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1879 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-century America
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 828/.803
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5495
LC item number
.M79 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints
Instantiates
Publication
Note
U.S. map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-144) and index
Contents
Journey begins -- All aboard! -- Aboard the emigrant train -- Into the Wild West -- Across the high Sierras -- In the good country -- Final word
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780756991449
Lccn
92038650
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket. Quarter burgundy cloth; tan paper over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Gray, map illustrated endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1994.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27066884
  • ucoclc27066884
Label
Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints
Publication
Note
U.S. map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-144) and index
Contents
Journey begins -- All aboard! -- Aboard the emigrant train -- Into the Wild West -- Across the high Sierras -- In the good country -- Final word
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780756991449
Lccn
92038650
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket. Quarter burgundy cloth; tan paper over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Gray, map illustrated endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1994.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27066884
  • ucoclc27066884

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