Books in category Transportation – Railroads

  • Limiteds Locals and Expresses in Indiana 1838 1971

    Limiteds, Locals, and Expresses in Indiana, 1838-1971
    Craig Sanders

    Craig Sanders gives us a comprehensive history of intercity passenger service in Indiana, from the time railroads began to develop in the state in the mid-19th century through May 1, 1971, when Amtrak began operations.

  • Railroads in the Heartland

    Railroads in the Heartland
    H. Roger Grant

    These features are often reflected in the images in this heavily illustrated book, which depicts the spare but strong pioneering spirit of the enterprise.

  • Sacramento s Streetcars

    Sacramento’s Streetcars
    William Burg

    Sacramentans rode the cars to work, to school, to the state fair, and just about anywhere they wanted to go until the streetcars were replaced by buses owned by National City Lines.

  • The Most Valuable Asset of the Reich A History Volume 2 Volumes 1933 1945

    The Most Valuable Asset of the Reich: A History …, Volume 2; Volumes 1933-1945
    Alfred C. Mierzejewski

    In this, the second volume of his comprehensive history of the Reichsbahn, Alfred Mierzejewski offers the first complete account of the national railway under Hitler's regime.

  • Pacific Electric Red Cars

    Pacific Electric Red Cars
    Jim Walker

    Of the rail lines created at the turn of the 20th century, in order to build interurban links through Southern California communities around metropolitan Los Angeles, the Pacific Electric grew to be the most prominent of all.

  • History of the J G Brill Company

    History of the J.G. Brill Company
    Debra Brill

    A fascinating variety of open, closed, convertible, and semi-convertible cars, propelled by horse, steam, cable, and electricity, parade through the pages of this book.

  • Detailing and Modifying Ready to Run Locomotives in 00 Gauge Volume 1

    Detailing and Modifying Ready-to-Run Locomotives in 00 Gauge …, Volume 1
    George Dent

    The book covers prototypes from the beginnings of British Rail's Modernisation Plan up to the present privatised scene and aims to cater for all skill levels.

  • Classic Locomotives

    Classic Locomotives
    Brian Solomon

    "The collection of three previously published volumes presents the history of locomotives from early steam power through today's massive diesel-electric models.

  • The Railway King of Canada

    The Railway King of Canada
    R. B. Fleming

    In a business biography intended as much for general readers as for a scholarly audience, Fleming offers a revisionist perspective on Mackenzie.

  • Steam Nostalgia in The North of England

    Steam Nostalgia in The North of England
    Paul Hurley, Philip Braithwaite

    Steam Nostalgia in the North of England is a pictorial story of British Railways in the north-west of England in those heady days when steam ruled the rails.

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