Hadley Park Branch Library is closed Saturday, October 19.

Iron rails, iron men, and the race to link the nation: the story of the transcontinental railroad

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
2015.
Language:
English
Description
Chronicles the six-year project of building the transcontinental railroad between America's East and West Coasts. Discusses the lives of the visionaries that ran the project, like Theodore Judah and James Strobridge, and how they created two railroad companies to make it happen--the Central Pacific, which built towards the east, and the Union Pacific, which built towards the west.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780763665272
9780763680411
Reading Level:
MG
Level 8.5, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
NC: Non-Conforming 1230L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID ba1e2d61-5429-2f02-70b3-97bb22cc069c
Grouping Title iron rails iron men and the race to link the nation the story of the transcontinental railroad
Grouping Author sandler martin w
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-10-12 23:13:12PM
Last Indexed 2019-10-13 00:31:18AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
accelerated_reader_point_value 7
accelerated_reader_reading_level 8.5
author Martin W. Sandler
author_display Sandler, Martin W
available_at_catalog Bellevue
Bellevue Kids
Edmondson Pike
Edmondson Pike Kids
Main Kids
Main Library
collection_catalog Non-Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Bellevue - Kids Non-Fiction
Edmondson Pike - Kids Non-Fiction
Main Library - Kids Non-Fiction
display_description Chronicles the six-year project of building the transcontinental railroad between America's East and West Coasts. Discusses the lives of the visionaries that ran the project, like Theodore Judah and James Strobridge, and how they created two railroad companies to make it happen--the Central Pacific, which built towards the east, and the Union Pacific, which built towards the west.
format_catalog Book
eBook
format_category_catalog Books
eBook
id ba1e2d61-5429-2f02-70b3-97bb22cc069c
isbn 9780763665272
9780763680411
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209182 Creswell Arts Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4W783
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209430 Two Rivers Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4U730
ils:CARL0000472759 MK10182033 Whites Creek High - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 San 1 false false On Shelf 6I787
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209094 Antioch Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 41111
ils:CARL0000472759 TT00009405 Two Rivers Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4U730
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209736 Dupont Tyler Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 48275
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209698 Cameron College Prep - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 71181
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209272 Litton Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4I510
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00210043 Head Middle Magnet - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4E410
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00211949 J.T. Moore Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4O563
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209146 Stratford High - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 6H705
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00212957 Gra-Mar Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4C365
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00212269 Jere Baxter Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 43120
ils:CARL0000472759 A02099821 Margaret Allen Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 40100
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209381 Rose Park Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4T675
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00210269 Donelson Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 46260
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00212323 Joelton Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4G470
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209323 McKissack Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4J535
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00213381 John Early Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 49285
ils:CARL0000472759 35192047899640 Edmondson Pike - Kids Non-Fiction j385.0978 S2178i 1 false false On Shelf EP
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209670 Apollo Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4P577
ils:CARL0000472759 35192047899665 Bellevue - Kids Non-Fiction j385.0978 S2178i 1 false false On Shelf BL
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00211897 Bellevue Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 44130
ils:CARL0000472759 35192047899657 Main Library - Kids Non-Fiction j385.0978 S2178i 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000472759 QQ00209972 J F Kennedy Middle - Teen Non-Fiction 385.09 SAN 1 false false On Shelf 4H498
overdrive:5c966523-e42c-4e54-9616-4bbaa2fcd05a -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eBook eBook 1 false true OverDrive Kindle Book, OverDrive Read Available Online
itype_catalog
Book
last_indexed 2019-10-13T05:31:18.143Z
lexile_code NC: Non-Conforming
lexile_score 1230
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog j385.0978 S2178i
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Bellevue
Bellevue Kids
Edmondson Pike
Edmondson Pike Kids
Main Kids
Main Library
primary_isbn 9780763665272
publishDate 2015
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:CARL0000472759 Book Books First edition. English Candlewick Press, 2015. 211 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 x 28 cm
overdrive:5c966523-e42c-4e54-9616-4bbaa2fcd05a eBook eBook English Candlewick Press 2015
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000472759 35192047899640 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000472759 35192047899665 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000472759 35192047899657 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
overdrive:5c966523-e42c-4e54-9616-4bbaa2fcd05a -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
subject_facet Central Pacific Railroad Company -- History
Railroads -- History -- 19th century
Railroads -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Union Pacific Railroad Company -- History
West (U.S.) -- History
title_display Iron rails, iron men, and the race to link the nation : the story of the transcontinental railroad
title_full Iron Rails, Iron Men, and the Race to Link the Nation The Story of the Transcontinental Railroad
Iron rails, iron men, and the race to link the nation : the story of the transcontinental railroad / Martin W. Sandler
title_short Iron rails, iron men, and the race to link the nation :
title_sub the story of the transcontinental railroad
topic_facet Geography
History
Juvenile Nonfiction
Railroads
Transportation