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An introduction to railroads in Mexico in the 1800s.
What do the images on North Carolina's state seal stand for? How is North Carolina's state government organized? When did the first state university in the country open? You can find the answers to these questions in Uniquely North Carolina. This book contains all kinds of fun and fascinating facts and features that help make North Carolina a one-of-a-kind place. Inside, you will also find information about North Carolina's unique state symbols. You can learn about famous people from North Carolina and find out about the largest home in the United States. And, you can learn find about different North Carolina festivals, legends, and folklore.
How many state songs does Tennessee have? How is Tennessee's state government organized? Why is Great Smoky Mountain National Park the most popular park in the United States? You can find the answers to these questions in Uniquely Tennessee. This book contains all kinds of fun and fascinating facts and features that help make Tennessee a one-of-a-kind place. Inside, you will also find information about Tennessee's unique state symbols. You can learn how to make Tennessee toffee cookies and find out why Tennessee is the birthplace of country music. And, you will find out what you can see from the top of Lookout Mountain.
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