Title: Diesels of the Milwaukee Road Vol. 2
Publisher: Withers Publishing
Publication Date: 2010
Book Condition: New
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Diesels of the Milwaukee Road Volume 2 by J. Michael Gruber. While there have been many books on this subject, none have covered the Milwaukee Road diesel fleet in the detail and number of photographs presented in these two 268 page, vertical-format hardcover books. The author has scoured the country, reviewing the negative and slide collections, to bring the best black and white and color diesel locomotive photographs to the Milwaukee Road enthusiast to be found between two covers. Volume 2 will cover the following: Late Six-axle Road-Switchers (SD45, SDL39, SD40-2, U33C. U36C, U30C); Freight Cab units (FT, F3. F7, F9, CFA/B16-4); Passenger Cab Units (DL109, E6, E7, E9, FP7, Erie-built, FP45s); and Rebuilds (GP20, SD10, Slugs). Contents: Milwaukee Road Diesel Color Schemes, pp. 4-15; Late Six-Axle Road Power, pp. 16-53; Freight Cab Units, pp. 54-121; Passenger Cab Units, pp. 122-191; Milwaukee Builts and Rebuilds, pp. 192-217; Milwaukee Diesels in Color, pp. 218-256; Appendix A: Delivery of Diesels in Chronological Order, pp. 257-260; Appendix B: Milwaukee Road Freight and Passenger Pools, pp. 261-262; Bibliography, pg. 264; Volume 1 Corrections, pg. 264. Withers Publishing, hardcover with jacket, 268 pages, 8.5 x 11 x 1 in., B&W and Color photographs, roster, bibliography. Bookseller Inventory # wp604
Synopsis: While there have been many books on this subject, none have covered the Milwaukee Road diesel fleet in the detail and number of photos presented in these two 268 page, 8-1/2 x 11-inch, vertical-format hardcover books. We have scoured the country, reviewing the negative and slide collections, to bring the best black and white and color diesel locomotive photos to the Milwaukee Road enthusiast to be found between two covers. Volume 2 will cover the following: Late Six-axle Road Switchers (SD45, SDL39, SD40-2, U33C. U36C, U30C); Freight Cab units (FT, F3. F7, F9, CFA/B16-4); Passenger Cab Units (DL109, E6, E7, E9, FP7, Erie-built, FP45s); and Rebuilds (GP20, SD10, Slugs).
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