Black Gold, Black Diamonds, Vol. 1: the PRR and Dieselization. "The story of steam, electric and diesel-electric locomotives on the Pennsylvania Railroad from 1915 to mid-1947. Many new facts are brought forth, such as the M1's 3-cylinder 2-10-2 that became the famous I1's 2-10-0; proposed steam, diesel, electric and turbine locomotives; why there were only 139 GG1s; PRR "Big Boys", and other such interesting topics as its McKeen car, gasoline-electric cars, street switchers and other odd pieces of motive power."
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Book Description Mileposts Pub Co, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0929886070
Book Description Mileposts Pub Co, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110929886070