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The Texas Railroad: The Scandalous and Violent History of the International and Great Northern Railroad, 1866-1925

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Author: Wayne Cline
Published: 2015, Self Published, US (First Edition)
Binding: Trade Paperback
Content: Nonfiction
Description: This is the first book which thoroughly covers the history of the International & Great Northern, an important appendage of the burgeoning Missouri Pacific system. It ran the eastern spine of the Lone Star State from Longview to Laredo with branches extending to Fort Worth and Galveston. Its original promoters had high hopes of building from the Gulf Coast to northern plains but much larger interests with deeper pockets curtailed that dream. 362 pages.
ISBN-13: 978-0996970907
Tags: History, Houston, Travel
Stock:Galveston Bookshop stocks this book used, when available.
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