High Road to Promontory: Building the Central Pacific (Now the Southern Pacific) Across the High Sierra. George Kraus.

High Road to Promontory: Building the Central Pacific (Now the Southern Pacific) Across the High Sierra.

American West Publishing Co., 1969. First edition. Hardcover. First edition, very good maroon cloth hardcover shows name and date at top of front pastedown, name and place at top of front endpaper, name sticker at bottom of front endpaper and some other mild trace wear, in very good dust jacket (price at flap) that shows wrinkle extending length of front flap, rubbing and edgewear that includes closed tears open chip at spine head and tape mends applied at spine head of both front and reverse. 317 pages with black & whites. Solid copy of this "..dramatic, fascinating story of the Central Pacific's epic struggle to lay rails across the fearsome wall of the Sierra Nevada and the arid reaches of the desert in the face of nearly every natural and man-made obstacle that could be faced--and conquered." Near Fine in Very Good DJ. Item #29785
ISBN: 1122161786

Price: $12.50

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