The World on Wheels and Other Sketches
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The World on Wheels and Other Sketches

By Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) Taylor
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  • THE WORLD ON WHEELS AND OTHER SKETCHES
    • CHAPTER I. THE "WHEEL" INSTINCT.
    • CHAPTER II. THE CONCORD COACH.
    • CHAPTER III. THE RAGING CANAL.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE IRON AGE.
    • CHAPTER V. THE IRON HORSE.
    • CHAPTER VI. PLUNGING INTO THE WILDERNESS.
    • CHAPTER VII. VICIOUS ANIMALS.
    • CHAPTER VIII. HABITS OF ENGINES AND TRAIN MEN.
    • CHAPTER IX. IN THE SADDLE.
    • CHAPTER X. RACING AND PLOWING.
    • CHAPTER XI. SNOW-BOUND.
    • CHAPTER XII. SCALDED TO DEATH.
    • CHAPTER XIII. ALL ABOARD!
    • CHAPTER XIV. EARLY AND LATE.
    • CHAPTER XV. DEAD HEADS.
    • CHAPTER XVI. WORKING "BY THE DAY."
    • CHAPTER XVII. A SLANDERER AND A WEATHER MAKER.
    • CHAPTER XVIII. DREAMING ON THE CARS.
    • CHAPTER XIX. "MEET ME BY MOONLIGHT."
    • CHAPTER XX. THE MAKER OF CITIES.
    • CHAPTER XXI. A CABOOSE RIDE.
    • CHAPTER XXII. HATCHING OUT A WOMAN.
    • CHAPTER XXIII. A FLANK MOVEMENT.
    • CHAPTER XXIV. LIGHT AND SHADE.
    • CHAPTER XXV. PRECIOUS CARGOES.
    • CHAPTER I. MY STARRY DAYS.
    • CHAPTER II. "No. 104,163."
    • CHAPTER III. OUR OLD GRANDMOTHER.
    • CHAPTER IV. OUT-DOOR PREACHING.
    • CHAPTER V. THE STORY OF THE BELL.
    • CHAPTER VI. "MY EYE!"
    • CHAPTER VII. THE OLD ROAD.
    • CHAPTER VIII. A BIRD HEAVEN.
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