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Nothing Like It in the World: the Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1865-1869 by  Stephen E Ambrose - Signed First Edition - 2000 - from MayBooks (SKU: 001272)

Nothing Like It in the World: the Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1865-1869

Nothing Like It in the World: the Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1865-1869 by  Stephen E Ambrose - Signed First Edition - 2000 - from MayBooks (SKU: 001272)
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Nothing Like It in the World: the Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1865-1869

by Ambrose, Stephen E

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Fine in Fine jacket/Fine
ISBN 10
0684846098
ISBN 13
9780684846095
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster Trade, 2000. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine in Fine jacket/Fine. Signed by Author(s). light blue boards with light brown spine. Gilt lettering. signed "All aboard S E Ambrose

Synopsis

Nothing Like It In the World was written by Stephen Ambrose, a writer of historical literature books, and is a #1 New York Times Bestseller about the building of the Transcontinental Railroad. The book is about the period of the railroad from 1863 to 1869. The railroad spanned from Omaha, Nebraska to Sacramento, California.

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Bookseller Inventory #
001272
Title
Nothing Like It in the World: the Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1865-1869
Author
Ambrose, Stephen E
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine in Fine jacket
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0684846098
ISBN 13
9780684846095
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Trade
Place of Publication
New York, NY, U.S.A.
Date published
2000
Keywords
RAILROADS CONSTRUCTION UNITED STATES HISTORY UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY 1862 1880 TRANSPORTATION GENERAL

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