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4 edition of Westward by rail found in the catalog.

Westward by rail

the new route to the East

by W. Fraser Rae

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Longmans, Green, and Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mormons.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
  • United States -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy W.F. Rae
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF594 .R13
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 391 p.
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24179468M
    OCLC/WorldCa13962768

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