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Evening before the Diesel A Pictorial History of Steam and First Generation Diesel Motive Power on the Grand Trunk Western Railroad, 1938 - 1961

Foss, Charles R.

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ISBN 10: 0871085526 / ISBN 13: 9780871085528
Published by Pruett Publishing (1980), Boulder, CO, 1980
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Fine; INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front free endpaper to television personality Tom Snyder. Uncommon title with interesting association inscription; First; Leatherette; 4to; 444 p.; No DJ; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 27866

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Title: Evening before the Diesel A Pictorial ...

Publisher: Pruett Publishing (1980), Boulder, CO

Publication Date: 1980

Binding: Hardcover

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition.

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Fascinating and detailed history of the last generation of steam and first generation of diesel on the Grand Trunk Western Railroad. The book is divided into sections describing the motive power on each Division of the railroad. With detailed rosters including photos of each type of locomotive plus schematic diagrams. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos. With timetables and bibliography. 444 pages with index

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