McKee, Bill & Klassen, Georgeen TRAIL OF IRON: The CPR and the Birth of the West, 1880-1930
Vancouver & Toronto: The Glenbow-Alberta Institute/Douglas & McIntyre, (1983). 0888943997 / 9780888943996 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in tan cloth with gilt titles to the spine, and full color map-illustrated endsheets; in a fine dust jacket featuring train artwork by Dennis Budgen. Includes b&w photographs throughout as well as 14 pages in full color. Quarto.
A wonderfully illustrated history of the Canadian Pacific Railway, which played a pivotal role in shaping the economic and social landscape of Canada; 192 pages; notes, bibliography.