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Orphan Road: The Railroad Comes to Seattle, 1853-1911

Armbruster, Kurt E.

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ISBN 10: 0874221862 / ISBN 13: 9780874221862
Published by Washington State Univ Pr, Pullman, Washington, U.S.A., 1999
Condition: As New Soft cover
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Oversized 271pp including bibliography and index Well illustrated account describes the growth of railways across the Puget Sound region-from the initial 1853-54 government surveys to the completion of the ilwaukee Road in 1911.Includes accounts of the individual lines, the intense Seattle-Tacoma rivalry etc. Because of the size of this book-DOMESTIC ORDERS ONLY and only regular mailing are available. Bookseller Inventory # 80979

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Title: Orphan Road: The Railroad Comes to Seattle, ...

Publisher: Washington State Univ Pr, Pullman, Washington, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Glossy Soft Cover

Book Condition:As New

Edition: First Edition

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"Richly researched and entertainingly told]]the book is rich in detail for intense rail fans, [but] has plenty to intrigue the casual rail fan or those just interested in slices of Northwest life." -- Bill Virgin "Seattle Post-Intelligencer"

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