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Trackside in the West 1946-1959 with Vincent A. Purn and John A. Knauff

Kevin J. Holland and Robert J. Yanosey

ISBN 10: 1582482063 / ISBN 13: 9781582482064
Published by Morning Sun Books, 2008
New Condition: New Hardcover
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Two intrepid travelers traveled American (and Canadian) lines in the 15 year period immediately following World War II. They photographed everything from vanishing steam and brand new diesels to hobos riding atop moving box cars. Includes Canadian Pacific, Milwaukee Road, Rio Grande (standard gauge and narrow gauge), Santa Fe, Union Pacific, Southern Pacific and much more! Contents: Canada (CN & CP passenger, freight, ferries, steam and early diesels), pp. 6--21; Rockies, Westward from Denver (Rio Grande standard gauge steam and passenger), pp. 22-53; Narrow Gauge (Rio Grande and Rio Grande Southern), pp. 54-77; Westward (Santa Fe and Union Pacific streamliners, steam and early diesels), pp. 78-95; Golden State, The Bay Area and Beyond (Southern Pacific steam and early diesels plus streamliners and ferries); Western Pacific California Zephyr; San Francisco ferries and cable cars), pp. 96-121; Northwest, Eclectic and Electric (Milwaukee Road electrics and passenger and Seattle scenes), pp. 122-128. Morning Sun Books, hardcover with dust jacket, 128 pages, 8.5 x 11 x .5 in., all Color photographs with captions. Bookseller Inventory # msb1327

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Title: Trackside in the West 1946-1959 with Vincent...

Publisher: Morning Sun Books

Publication Date: 2008

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition:New

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

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128 all color pages, 8.5x11, cloth with dust jacket. "Two intrepid travelers traveled American (and Canadian) lines in the 15 year period immediately following World War II. They photographed everything from vanishing steam and brand new diesels to hobos riding atop moving box cars. CP, MILW, DRGW, ATSF, UP, SP and much more!" Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe, Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, Denver and Rio Grande Western, D&RGW, D&SL Denver and Salt Lake, Great Northern GN, Milwaukee Road CMStP&P, San Francisco Municipal Railway, Pacific Great Eastern PGE, Rio Grande Southern RGS, Utah Parks company, WP Western Pacific, Feather River Route.

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