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Two Million Miles of Train Travel: An Autobiography

by Cecil J. Allen

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Published
1965
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Good Condition
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Ian Allan, London, 1965. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. 232 pages. Some b/w photos. Ex-library with typical marks, light wear, discoloring; name inside; a good solid binding. Tape residue on the cover edges. The jacket has some wear and tear; price clipped; some tape residue. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 Pounds. Category: Railways; Inventory No:… Read more
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Railroads, Lands and Politics: The Taxation of the Railroad Land Grants 1864-1897

by Leslie E. Decker

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Published
1966
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Good Condition
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Brown University Press, 1966. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 435 pages. 2nd printing. Ex-library with typical marks, light wear and discoloring; a good sound binding; no jacket. Contents are An Apology; The Judges; The Legislators; The Administrators; The Operators; The National Issue and the Local Problem; The Taxability Question; The Kansas Tax Base;… Read more
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Railroads and Regulation 1877-1916

by Gabriel Kolko

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Published
1965
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Good Condition
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Princeton University Press, 1965. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 273 pages. Ex-library with typical marks, light wear to the covers, light discoloring; a solid book. No jacket. Contents are In Quest of Stability; Agitation for a Federal Railroad Law; Formative years of the Interstate Commerce Commission; Competition and Crisis: The Failure of Regulation; The Movement… Read more
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The Search for Steam: A Cavalcade of Smoky Action in Steam by the Greatest Railroad Photographers

by Joe G. Collias

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Published
1972
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Good Condition
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Howell North Books, 1972. Hardcover. Good Condition/Poor. 360 pages. Light discoloring and wear; a sound binding; a good larger book. The jacket is present but heavily chipped, torn and worn. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4+ Pounds/Larger. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 185261. .
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How We Built the Union Pacific Railway (March of America Facsimile Series #97)

by Grenville M. Dodge

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Published
1966
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Good Condition
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University Microfilms, 1966. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 40 pages. Reprint. Ex-library with typical marks, light wear and discoloring; a good sound binding. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 185029. .
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Railroad Engineering Volume One

by William W. Hay

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Published
1953
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Good Condition
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£27.86

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John Wiley & Sons, 1953. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 483 pages. Ex-library with typical marks, light wear, yellowing; a good book overall. Parts are Principles of Location and Operation; Principles of Maintenance and Construction. Volume 1 only. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 Pounds. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 184448. . … Read more
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image of Model Railways: A Handbook for the Model Railway Builder with Detailed Diagrams and Instructions for Making, Installing, and Operating Your Own Equipment and Accessories

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Popular Science Publishing Company, 1939. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 258 pages; illustrated; includes a folding diagram in the back. Some wear to the edges, pages yellowed; a good sound binding; good overall; no jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 183560. .
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The Westinghouse Air Brake Company Instruction Book for The Quick Action Automatic Brake

by N/A

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Published
1890
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Good Condition
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The Westinghouse Air Brake Company, Pittsburgh, PA, 1890. Softcover. Good Condition. 63 pages in a flexible folding cover, some tears to the edges, pages tone. Sticker inside the front cover from the Boston & Albany Railroad Company. The rear pocket includes 3 folding diagrams, a "Don't" booklet, and 3 diagram cards, 2 of which have… Read more
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image of Proceedings of the Seventy Seventh Annual Meeting, American Association of Railroad Superintendents, Denver CO, 1973

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American Association of Railroad Superintendents , 1973. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 279 pages. Light wear, some yellowing to the pages; a bit of a stale odor. Ink mark on one page corner; a good book overall. Some industry ads. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 Pounds. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 178841. . … Read more
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United States Military Railway Service: America's Soldier-Railroaders in WWII

by DeNevi, Don and Hall, Bob

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Published
1992
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Very Good Condition
ISBN
9781550460216
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A Boston Mills Press Book, 1992. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 160 pages. Oversized, full of b/w photos. Light discoloring and wear; very good shape. The jacket has light scuffing and creasing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 Pounds. Category: Railways; ISBN: 1550460218. ISBN/EAN: 9781550460216. Inventory No: 177628. . 9781550460216
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Through Fifty Years with the Brotherhood Railway Carmen of America

by Leonard Painter

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Published
1941
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Good Condition
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Brotherhood Railway Carmen of America, Kansas City, MO, 1941. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 228 pages + a few b/w photos. Moderate wear to the blue cloth but a tear on the spine; a sound binding; pages yellowed, good overall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 176595. . … Read more
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The AB Freight Brake Equipment, Instruction Pamphlet No. 32, July 1946

by N/A

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Published
1946
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Fair Condition
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New York Air Brake Company, 1946. Softcover. Fair Condition. 71 pages of text + a few plates. Stained, a little wear, missing some of the back cover; a solid copy of an old booklet. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 171388. .
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Interstate Commerce Commission, 1894. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Ex-library with typical marks, wear to the covers. Broken front hinge; the pages have some staining to the edges; a decent reference copy of a 19th century railroad book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 170239. . … Read more
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Pioneer Railroad: The Story of the Chicago and North Western System

by Casey, Robert J. and Douglas, W.A.S

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Published
1948
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Good Condition
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Whittlesey House, 1948. Hardcover. Good Condition/Poor. 334 pages. Light wear, pages toned; a good sound book. The jacket is creased, chipped and torn. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 170204. .
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Interstate Commerce Commission, 1898. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Ex-library with typical marks, wear to the covers. Broken front hinge; the pages have some wrinkling and discoloring; a decent reference copy of a 19th century railroad book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 170240. . … Read more
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Bureau of Railway Economics, 1943. Hardcover. Good Condition. Ex-library with marks; bound together. The pages are yellowed, a couple tears; library stamps on the first page of each; a solid book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4+ Pounds/Larger. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 170242. .
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Interstate Commerce Commission, 1891. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Ex-library with typical marks, wear to the covers. Broken front hinge; the pages have some wrinkling and discoloring; a decent reference copy of a 19th century railroad book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 170238. . … Read more
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Locomotives in Our Lives: Railroad Experiences of Three Brothers for More than Sixty Years 1890-1951

by A. Sheldon Pennoyer

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Published
1954
Condition
Good Condition
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Hastings House, 1954. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. 238 pages; illustrated. Oversized book. Light wear; pages have some discoloring; a sound binding; good shape. The dust jacket is present but heavily chipped, torn and worn; some discoloring. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 Pounds. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 169795. .
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Steel Trails to Santa Fe

by L.L. Waters

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Published
1950
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Very Good Condition
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University of Kansas Press, 1950. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 500 pages. Light shelf wear; some discoloring to the page edges; a sound binding; very good otherwise. The jacket has some creases, chips and tears; discoloring. Railroad. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-4 Pounds. Category: Railways; Inventory No: 169560. .
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Colorado Rail Annual No. 15: A Journal of Railroad History in the Rocky Mountain West, Idaho Montana Issue

by Cornelius W. (ed.) Hauck

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
ISBN
9780918654151
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£18.57

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The Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, CO, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 216 pages. Tight clean book; faint discoloring and stale odor. The jacket has a little creasing and wear to the edges; good shape. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4+ Pounds/Larger. Category: Railways; ISBN: 0918654157. ISBN/EAN: 9780918654151. Inventory No: 168652. . … Read more
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