Great Railways of the Canadian West
Building the Dream That Shaped Our NationBook - 2005
The construction of the first three great railways of the Canadian West - the Canadian Pacific, the Grand Trunk Pacific, and the Canadian Northern - rank among the greatest political and financial gambles in this country's history. The enterprises helped to stitch the country together physically, while threatening to tear it apart politically.
Publisher: Canmore, Alberta : Altitude Publishing Canada Ltd, ©2005.
Characteristics: 144 pages :,black and white illustrations ;,22 cm.