The Railway Builders.

By: Shipley, Nan.

Price: $7.20

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8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 150 pp. Part of a series called Canadian Careers Library, this is written for upper elementary level readers. It is "an authentic picture of railway building and engineering in a rural Ontario community". When silver is discovered, the northern Ontario town of Rocky River is developed into a mining centre with a new branch railway. Nan Shipley wrote many books of Canadian historical interest in her career. Light blue paper-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Text is tight and clean. Dust jacket has light soiling and minor edgewear.

Title: The Railway Builders.

Author Name: Shipley, Nan.

Categories: Childrens - Fiction,

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 15671

Keywords: Nan Shipley Railway Builders Canadian Careers Library Rocky River Cliff Whalen Railroad Childrens Literature Historical Fiction Northern Ontario