The Railroad That Built An EmpireBook - 1945
This is the story of how Cyrus K. Holliday fulfilled his dream of a great railroad in the Sourthwest. It was done, step by step, problem by problem; the Indian fighting, the depredations of buffaloes, the engineering feats, the battles for rights of way. It is a thrilling story of American adventure and empire building.
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1945
Characteristics: xvi, 465 pages,  leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 22 cm