Seeing America

Valley-Fox, Anne
May 2002
Mothering;May/Jun2002, Issue 112, p69
Relates the experience of the author on railroad travel in the U.S. Features of the Mojave Desert; Description of the Two Guns town; Impact of transportation on children.


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