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North American Railroad Family Trees

North American Railroad Family Trees

Brian Solomon offers an unprecedented series of visual “family trees” tracing decades of convoluted mergers, acquisitions, and bankruptcies that have resulted in North American railroading as we know it today....
£30.00
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Vintage Diesel Power

Vintage Diesel Power

This formative period of diesel locomotive evolution is examined with the help of more than 250 modern and period photos depicting passenger, freight, and switching locomotives. Author Brian Solomon covers every prominent...
£18.99
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Modern Diesel Power

Modern Diesel Power

The 1960s onward witnessed unprecedented technological and horsepower developments in the field of diesel-electric locomotives. Spurred by market demands, EMD and GE have developed locomotives of ever-greater speeds and tractive effort, allowing...
£14.99
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North American Railroads

North American Railroads

This richly illustrated encyclopedia of classic and contemporary American railroads features consise histories of 101 U.S. and Canadian railroads past and present. Illustrated with period and modern photography in both color and...
£25.00
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North American Locomotives

North American Locomotives

This giant, profusely illustrated guide is arranged alphabetically by railroads to showcase 400-plus locomotive types that have kept North American freight and passengers on the rails since the mid-nineteenth century....
£30.00
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Classic Locomotives

Classic Locomotives

In Classic Locomotives, 700 photographs and detailed captions comprise a sprawling history of North American steam and diesel-electric locomotives, from Baltimore & Ohio’s Tom Thumb to modern high-horsepower diesels....
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Electro-Motive E-Units and F-Units

Electro-Motive E-Units and F-Units

Beginning with the1937 debut of the fast and powerful E-Units designed for long-haul passenger service, this book treats readers to an array of archival imagery while explaining the locomotives' impact on the...
£30.00
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The Twilight of Steam

The Twilight of Steam

A beautiful retrospective of American steam locomotives in their final years, featuring photography and recollections of the men who documented the end of the steam age....
£35.00
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Chicago: America

Chicago: America's Railroad Capital

Chicago: America's Railroad Capital examines the people, machines, facilities, and operations that made Chicago the hub around which an entire continent's rail industry still revolves....
£25.00
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North American Railyards, Updated and Expanded Edition

North American Railyards, Updated and Expanded Edition

In this fully updated edition of Michael Rhodes’s North American Railyards (2003), he adds more than a dozen railyard profiles, 10 yard diagrams, and all-new system maps to feature 100 of the...
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