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6 edition of You Wouldn"t Want to Work on the Railroad found in the catalog.

You Wouldn"t Want to Work on the Railroad

A Track You"d rather not go down

by Ian Graham

  • 306 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - United States/19th Century,
  • Transportation - Railroads & Trains,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Science,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Railroad construction workers,
  • Railroads,
  • West (U.S.),
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9412024M
    ISBN 100613442814
    ISBN 109780613442817

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