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Author Meltzer, Milton, 1915-2009.
Title Hear that train whistle blow! : how the railroad changed the world / Milton Meltzer.
Pub Info New York : Random House, c2004.
book jacket
 E Dennis (Sears)-Juvenile  J 385.09 MEL     WITHDRAWN
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 157 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Landmark books
Landmark books.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 8.4 5 5 82269
Summary Takes a look at the history of rail transportation, focussing on how it transformed societies from isolated communities which rarely communicated or traded into unified nations.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-146) and index.
Subject Railroads -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Railroads -- Social aspects -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Railroads -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Railroads -- Social aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Railroads -- History.
Railroads -- Social aspects.
ISBN 037591563X (lib. bdg.)
0375815635 (trade)
0375829229 (pbk.)
Stndrd # 9780375815638