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Vanderbilt the rise and fall of an American dynasty —Cooper, Anderson, author.
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2021
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Anderson Cooper chronicles the rise and fall of a legendary American dynasty--his mother's family--the Vanderbilts. When eleven-year-old Cornelius Vanderbilt began to work on his father's small boat ferrying supplies in ...

From the river to the sea : the untold story of the railroad war that made the West —Sedgwick, John, author.

'From the River to the Sea' is a sweeping and lively history of one of the most dramatic stories never told - of the greatest railroad war of all time, fought by the daring leaders of the Santa Fe and the Rio Grande to s...

Hell on wheels. The complete fourth season

In season four of AMC's top-rated drama, Hell freezes over. Following the brutal winter of 1868, the railroad is at a standstill and restless workers wreak havoc on Cheyenne. Cullen Bohannon is trapped in a fort with a p...

Great American scenic railroads

Viewers can catch an unforgettable glimpse into America's storied past as they ride the rails on these rolling museums of steam and steel.

Hell on wheels. The complete third season

A former Confederate soldier still haunted by his past, Cullen Bohannon made a home in Hell on Wheels hunting down the men responsible for killing his family. Following the Indian attack that destroyed the railroad settl...

The edge of violence —Johnstone, William W., author.
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2018
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Twenty-two years have passed since Tim Colter and his family were ambushed on the Oregon Trail, forcing the young boy to find an unlikely ally in one-eyed mountain man Jed Reno. Now a widowed deputy U.S. marshal and Civi...

Hell on wheels. The complete first season

A Confederate soldier, out to exact revenge on the Union soldiers who murdered his wife, follows their trail to the raucous, traveling town alongside the construction of the transcontinental railroad.

Railroaded : the transcontinentals and the making of modern America —White, Richard, 1947-

A new, incisive history of the transcontinental railroads and how they transformed America in the decades after the Civil War.

Railway journeys. Disc 1 the vanishing age of steam

A history of steam trains from the classic days of the 1920s to the twilight of the 1970s. Includes rides aboard some of America's legendary steamers.

Locomotive —Floca, Brian.
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2014
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It is the summer of 1869, and trains, crews, and families are traveling together, riding America's brand new transcontinental railroad. The story comes alive with the details of the trip and the sounds, speed, and streng...

The Cecil B. DeMille's collection : union Pacific

"Overseer Jeff Butler is hired by the Union Pacific to root out the saboteurs who have been launching savage attacks on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad."--Container.

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