Democracy"s railroads; public enterprise in Jacksonian Michigan by Robert J. Parks

Cover of: Democracy

Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Michigan.


  • Railroads and state -- Michigan

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Statement[by] Robert J. Parks.
SeriesKennikat Press national university publications. Series in American studies
LC ClassificationsHE2771.M5 P37
The Physical Object
Pagination261 p.
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4470228M
ISBN 100804690278
LC Control Number79189557

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