Orient Meets Occident: The Advent of the Railways to the Pacific Northwest by Enoch A. Bryan Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket 1936

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Title: Orient Meets Occident: The Advent of the Railways to the Pacific Northwest

Author: Enoch A. Bryan

Description: Green cloth boards with gilt stamped spine. Boards lightly rubbed around edges. Previous owner's name on ffep. One small ink mark in margin on one page otherwise interior is clean. Some pages have dogear creases. Dust jacket is in poor condition, missing most of the spine and rear panel; front panel is worn around edges with residual tape from early repair work. DJ is in an archival mylar sleeve. B/w illustrations and a few plates.

Contents: The Quest of the West; The Pacific Surveys; The Union Pacific Railroad; The Pacific Northwest Has Its Own Gold Rush; The Northern Pacific Railroad; Gathering Up the Threads; An Attempt at Consolidation; The Great Northern Railway; Disaster and Reorganization; The Spokane, Portland and Seattle, and the North Coast Line; The Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad; The Orient Meets the Occident. Bibliography.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Poor

Publisher: Students Book Corporation

Place: Pullman, WA

Year: 1936

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 7.75 x 5.25 inches.

Pages: 269 pages.

Keywords: history, railroads, Northwest, Pacific Northwest, PNW, transportation,

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