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Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869

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Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869

by Ambrose, Stephen E

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 2000. Out of print. In a Mylar jacket protector.. First Printing. Cloth. As New/As New. Illus. by Illustrated by A. & N. Provensen.. 8vo.

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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
Bibliodisia Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
125973
Title
Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869
Author
Ambrose, Stephen E
Illustrator
Illustrated by A. & N. Provensen.
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
As New
Edition
First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Simon and Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2000
Size
8vo

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Since 1993 we have supplied collectors, scholars, and libraries with quality out-of-print books in the humanities. We are strong in original source histories and important literature in first editions. We are members of the Midwest Bookhunters, and have exhibited at many fairs, including Printers Row, the MWBH Chicago fairs at DePaul and Loyola, College of DuPage, and the Twin Cities Book Fair. We operate from our premises, where our 20,000-volume stock may be viewed by appointment. We also have a searchable website, www.bibliodisia.com.

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