Iron rails, iron men, and the race to link the nation the story of the transcontinental railroad

Title Iron rails, iron men, and the race to link the nation the story of the transcontinental railroad
Names Sandler, Martin W.
Book Number DB083662
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Recounts the construction of the transcontinental railroad. An additional 1,800 miles of tracks to the West Coast finally connected the eastern and western shores. Discusses the daring feats of tens of thousands of workers, the dangers they encountered, their challenges, and their successes. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2015.
Narrator Reynolds, Scott.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
History, U.S. - 19th Century - HUN
History - History of the American West - HUSW
Audience Notes Male narrator.
For grades 6-9.
LC Subject Railroads - United States - History - 19th century - Juvenile literature
West (U.S.) - History - Juvenile literature
Downloadable books
Nonfiction
Talking books
Call Number j385.0978 JNF
Language English
Released 2015
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2015 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: First edition 2015. Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015. 9780763665272
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