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text Ghosts of Gold Mountain : the epic story of the Chinese who built the transcontinental railroad

Summary
In 1864, as the Civil War still raged, throngs of Chinese migrants began to converge on the enormous western worksite of the Transcontinental Railroad. Over the next five years, they blasted tunnels through the granite cliffs of the Sierra Nevada ... Read more
Contents

Guangdong -- Gold Mountain -- Central Pacific -- Foothills -- The High Sierra -- The Summit -- The strike -- Truckee -- The Golden Spike -- Beyond Promontory.

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Description
312 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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