Binding is firm and hinges are not cracked or damaged. Pages are tight and clean. Boards and DJ have shelfwear and rubbing. Library discard with usual marks and attachments. Pocket removed. DJ protected with mylar. BCE. 222 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1954. ISBN: 0. There is romance and suspense in this novel, and the unforgettable story of a great railroad operating through the mountains in spite of blizzards, avalanches, and man-made destruction.