Railroads in the Days Of Steam
By the editors of American Heritage, The Magazine of History
Narrative by Albert L. McCready
In consultation with Lawrence W. Sagle, Curator, Baltimore & Ohio Transportation Museum, Baltimore,
Illustrated with Paintings, Prints, Drawings, and Photographs of the Period
Perennial Library, Harper & Row, Publishers, New York
128 Pages, including Index
The pioneer days of America's railroads were filled with all the turbulent romance of early America: the
conquering of wild mountain ranges; desperatte fights against marauding Indians; revolutionary inventions;
tragic wrecks. Above all, there was the knowledge that this gleaming web of steel was uniting a vast new
Lavishly illustrated with conemporary prints, paintings, and photographs, RAILROADS IN THE DAYS OF
STEAM graphically conveys the westering spirit of our forebears.
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