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THE GREAT RAILWAY 1881-1885: THE LAST SPIKE.

Berton, Pierre

Published by Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Pub. McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1971, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1971
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9 1/4" x 6 1/4", 478 pages; The Great Canadian Photograph (1885, Craigellachie , BC), various maps drawn by Courtney C. J. Bond, illustrated endpapers; Cast (big) of Major Characters, chronology, notes, bibliography, index; book is the sequel to Berton's THE NATIONAL DREAM, "In the four years between 1881 and 1885 Canada was forged into one nation by the building of the Canadian Pacific Railway. THE LAST SPIKE reconstructs this turbulent period.", "Berton relates the earliest days of half a dozen Canadian cities: Sudbury, Brandon, Regina, Calgary, Revelstoke, & Vancouver.", ".written from primary sources--unpublished manuscripts, diaries, letters, public documents, & newspapers." (quotes are from DJ) Ink message on front free endpaper, mild wear of red cloth binding, DJ moderately soiled & ragged along top/bottom edges, price clipped. G/Fair. Bookseller Inventory # 082603ZB

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Title: THE GREAT RAILWAY 1881-1885: THE LAST SPIKE.

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Pub. McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1971, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

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