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A railway is a means of transport.
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Title Challenge - Words associated with trains and railroads
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“ . . . in the distance I hear a train rushing over the rails, but we are moving away from this place and all that is has meant to us, and that is all right. ”
“ The world admires wealth and velocity—these are the things for which everyone strives. Railroads, the post, steamboats, and all possible modes of communication are the means by which the world overeducates itself and freezes itself in mediocrity. ”
[close] Books, Discussions, Reading Lists, Challenges, Shelves... on Railways around the world.
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This is a book group that reads and discusses Colorado books from the 50 selections on 'A Litera…more
[close] This is a book group that reads and discusses Colorado books from the 50 selections on 'A Literary Map of Colorado' (2013) published by Wild Clover Book Services.
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Think about it. Children, abandoned in the streets. No older than 10. What becomes of them? Why…more
[close] Think about it. Children, abandoned in the streets. No older than 10. What becomes of them? Why they join the extensive league of unwanted- The Rendered Useless Railway.These children run the railways of America, from California to Maine. The face the dangers of trains, subways, and any other thing that makes its way underground. After all, they are the children of the unwanted, so they have no better thing to do then hide, and pretend to be dead. ....Right?
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[close] ...October 10, 2010 to November 24, 2010... Brian Leung is an award winning author, and a Southern California native who now lives and teaches in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the author of WORLD FAMOUS LOVE ACTS, LOST MEN, and the most recent TAKE ME HOME. In his spare time he's out in the yard, out in the community, out in the world.
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