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4 edition of The Story of America"s Roads found in the catalog.

The Story of America"s Roads

by Ray Spangenburg

  • 311 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Replica Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Transportation,
  • General,
  • History,
  • Roads

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7889285M
    ISBN 100735101981
    ISBN 109780735101982
    OCLC/WorldCa52843567

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A very well written story of the first trans-US road trip with detailed descriptions of the (lack of) roads and the towns and cities along the way from DC to San Fran. That the young Ike Eisenhower accompanied the vehicles was at least in part the inspiration for our interstate highway by: 3.

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The story of America's roads. [Ray Spangenburg; Diane Moser] -- Reviews the history of road building in the U.S. from the first paved streets of colonial times, to the early western wagon trails, and to today's Interstate Highway System.

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The two of them have produced a book to go along with the film, _Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip_ (Knopf), and it is a good-looking and entertaining volume. A hundred years later, anyone can take a car and perform Horatio's Drive in a few days, but inthere were about miles of paved roads in the entire nation, and most of 5/5(5).

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The story of American roads by Hart, Virginia, Publication date [] Topics Roads -- United States History Publisher New York, Sloane Collection prelinger_library; additional_collections; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Prelinger Library Language English.

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