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BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Goudie's perpetual sleigh road supersedes the railway, and is capable of carrying passengers at a rate of eighty to one hundred miles an hour. From the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean in 40 to 45 hours; from Montreal to Fort Garry in 15 to 16 hours; from Toronto to Halifax, N.S., in 16 hours; from London… Goudie, D. R.


"At head of title: Read, study, comprehend, then criticise." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 53.

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