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The Amazing Erie Canal and How a Big Ditch Opened Up the West

Series: The Wild History of the American West

By Wim Coleman and Pat Perrin

The Erie Canal dramatically changed American commerce and industry in part because the waterway opened up the American West to those in the East. Wim Coleman and Pat Perrin examine the Erie Canal’s history, construction, and impact.

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