Britain redeemed and Canada preserved

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Document Record
Creator Wilson, F. A.
Richards, Alfred Bate
Title Britain redeemed and Canada preserved
Identifier P000274
Subject Communications--Pacific Railway
Canada--Transportation
Convict labour
Convict labor
Prisonniers--Travail
Railroads
Chemins de fer
1850
Notes print [3], 1 leaf, [ix]-xxx, 1 leaf, 556 p., plates, fold. map.; 22.5 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description The plan included the building of a transcontinental railway by a grandiose scheme, utilizing convict labour in spaced prison camps along the line of construction.
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