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Main line of Mid-America

Carlton J. Corliss

Main line of Mid-America

the story of the Illinois Central.

by Carlton J. Corliss

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Published by Creative Age Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illinois Central Railroad Company

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 465-471.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE2791.I3 C6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 490 p.
    Number of Pages490
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6071793M
    LC Control Number50011034
    OCLC/WorldCa998098

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Main line of Mid-America: the story of the Illinois Central. by Carlton J. Corliss; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Illinois Central Railroad Company, Railroads; Places: Illinois; Times: In vivid color, this stunning volume captures the essence of the Illinois Central's freight and passenger motive power and rolling stock.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Corliss, Carlton J. (Carlton Jonathan), b. Main line of Mid-America. New York, Creative Age Press, All-color book on the largest north-south railroad in the U.S.

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