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THE IRON SNAKE. by  Ronald Hardy - First Edition - (1965) - from, IOBA and


by Hardy, Ronald

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket./very good

New York:: Putnam,, (1965). Near fine in very good dust jacket.. First US printing. The Story of the Uganda Railway. The line from Mombasa to Victoria Nyanza, 582 miles in length, is still the mainspring of Kenya's economic life. This books describes the men who planned it and built it, the dangers they encountered from wild beasts and savage tribes, and the politics of colonial expansion which were really behind it. Photographs, sources. 318 pp.


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