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2 edition of Rails across Canada found in the catalog.

Rails across Canada

Murray, Tom

Rails across Canada

the history of Canadian Pacific and Canadian National Railways

by Murray, Tom

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Published by Voyageur Press in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian National Railways,
  • Railroads,
  • Canadian Pacific Railway Company,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTom Murray
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF26 .M874 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25110413M
    ISBN 100760340080
    ISBN 109780760340080
    LC Control Number2011282731
    OCLC/WorldCa662404955

    Rails Across Canada The railways of Canada, like the network in the United States, hold a worldwide fascination for train enthusiasts and travellers alike. The mere mention of a rail trip across Canada conjures up ideas of an epic journey. The images in this book, of snow-laden firs and wild, open vistas, contrasted with full-length freight trains grinding through Union Station . Beginning of the main content. Enter the departure city, station name or code, or the province. Enter the arrival city, station name or code, or the province. ID required with proof of age. With proof of age and an ID card with a photo. The ISIC card will be accepted for those aged 26 and over. years inclusive.

    The new title Rails Across Canada brings together the two previously published titles from the Railroad Color History on the CP and CN into one combined volume. The book by Tom Murray is illustrated by more than photographs sourced from the /5. There are two train routes in Canada which allow you to sleep on the train. Travel between Vancouver and Toronto on the Canadian train, with stops in Jasper or Winnipeg. Or travel the East Coast of Canada on the Ocean train from Montreal to Halifax. Both sleeper train routes are available all year long.5/5(1).

      Ride across Canada by Train! From Toronto to Montreal and Montreal to Quebec City, you will get to see some of the most beautiful sights Canada has to offer. 4 nights in Sleeper Plus on VIA Rail’s Book Today Across Canada By Train Book Now Request More Info. or call Resources. Partners;.   Rails Across the Prairies traces the evolution of Canada's rail network, including the appearance of the first steam engine on the back of a barge. The book looks at the arrival of European settlers before the railway and examines how they coped by using ferry services on the Assiniboine and North Saskatchewan Rivers. The work then follows the building of the .


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