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Title Modern marvels. The railroads that tamed the West / written and produced by Alison Trinkel ; producer, Bruce Nash ; Jaffe Productions ; Hearst Entertainment ; Actuality Productions, Inc
Published New York, NY : A&E Television Networks, 1996


Description 1 online resource (45 minutes)
Summary Modern Marvels goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. In one of the greatest building achievements in history, East and West were joined by a thin ribbon of steel and wood. But would the railroad conquer the wild, open country?
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed August 26, 2019)
Performer Narrated by Harlan Saperstein
Notes In English
Subject Railroads -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- History.
West United States.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Documentaires télévisés.
Form Streaming video
Author Nash, Bruce M., producer
Trinkl, Alison, producer
Jaffe Productions, production company.
Hearst Entertainment (Firm), production company.
Actuality Productions, production company.
Other Titles Railroads that tamed the West
OTHER TI In series: Modern marvels (Television program)