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Model Railroading

by David Alan Herzog

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1978
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United States of America: Cornerstone Library, Inc., 1978. 182 pages plus appendix.a complete, fun-to-read guide which covers all aspects of this fascinating hobby.. 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Railroads.
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Portrait of the Alaska Railroad

by Kaylene Johnson

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2003
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Near Fine
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1st
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9780882405520
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Anchorage: Alaska Northwest Books, 2003. Portrait of the Alaska Railroad, 93pp, book is in near fine condition, beautiful photographs of the Alaska Railroad on glossy stock paper. . 1st. Softcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Railroads.
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Golden Spike

by Utley, Robert M.

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1969
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Washington, D. C: US Department of the Interior, 1969. Golden Spike, near fine condition, 58pp . 1st. Softcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Railroads.
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Grand Central: How a Train Station Transformed America

by Sam Roberts

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2013
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New York, NY: Grand Central Publishing, 2013. Grand Central: How a Train Station Transformed America, book and jacket in near fine condition, 303pp including index and about the author. A rich, illustrated - and entertaining -- history of the iconic Grand Central Terminal, from one of New York City's favorite writers, just in time to celebrate the train station's… Read more
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Extra South: An Unscheduled, Unhurried Look at Dixie Steam Railroading

by H. Reid

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1964
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U.s.a.: Compton Press, Inc., 1964. #705 of 2000 copies. 144 pages with black and white photos. signed by author. cover is torn. the essential facts about the content of extra south are exciting in themselves, for here are the stories of the wreck of old 97, norfolk southern's unique little berkshire locomotives, the beloved tweetsie narrow gauge, and much,… Read more
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Infrastructure Construction and Maintenance Issues

by Leeper, John

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2009
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Virginia Beach, VA: International Heavy Haul Association, 2009. First in the Series "Guidelines to Best Practices for Heavy Haul Railway Operations". new copy. Includes DVD disc in plastic pocket inside of rear cover. Each chapter is numbered indivivually. There are 8 chapters plus a bibliography, glossary and index. Illustrated with b/w drawings and diagrams. . 1st. Hardcover. New/Not Issued. 8vo… Read more
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Railroads of Today

by Farrington Jr., S. Kip

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1949
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New York: Coward, McCann, 1949. Very good hardcover of S. Kip Farrington's work on Railroards. Inscribed to a railroad buff and signed and dated July, 4, 49. S. Kip Faarrington. bluegreen hardcover with a silver train on cover.306pp including index. The endpapers are elevated photos of trains hauling passengers and cargo through the countryside.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. 1st.… Read more
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Management of the Wheel and Rail Interface

by Leeper, John

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2015
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Virginia Beach, VA: International Heavy Haul Association, 2015. third in the Series "Guidelines to Best Practices for Heavy Haul Railway Operations. new copy. Includes DVD disc in plastic pocket inside of rear cover. Each chapter is numbered indivivually. There are 9 chapters plus a glossary. Illustrated with b/w drawings and diagrams. . 1st. Hardcover. New/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Norfolk and Western Strike of 1978, The

by Bedingfield, Robert E. (Edited By Harold S. Taylor)

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1979
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Norfolk: Norfolk and Western Railway Company, 1979. Hardcover 8vo in very good plus condition. No dust jacket. 399 pages including 5 chapters: "A Strike Surmounted", "Getting to Know You", "A Management Assessment", "Performance Records", and "Job Assignments". Gold gilt lettering on front cover and spine.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Railroads.
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When Railroads Were New

by Carter, Charles Frederick

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1909
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New York: Henry Holt & Co, 1909. Cloth hardcover 8vo. Ex-Library with usual markings but in otherwise very good condition. Gold gilt embossed illustration on front cover. 324 pages including introduction, 9 chapters on the development of railroads, and index. Illustrated with full-page plates. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Railroads.
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Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad, 1863-1869

by Ambrose, Stephen E.

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2000
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9780684846095
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U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster, 2000. Nothing Like it in the World; The Men Who Built The Transcontinental RailRoad. 1863-1869. 431 pages includinh notes, index, and black and white photos.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Railroads.
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Bulleid's "Pacifics"

by Winkworth, D.W.

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1974
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4th
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9780046250058
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U.S.A.: Allen & Unwin, 1974. Hardcover. Illustrated. 8vo. Allen & Unwin 1974. 264 pp. including index. Previous owner's note on title page. Illustrated dustjacket included.. 4th. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Railroads.
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Big Dan: The Story Of a Colorful Railroader

by Cunningham, Frank

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1946
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Salt Lake City, Utah: The Deseret News Press, 1946. 350 pp including index, about the author, bibliograph. Wonderful BW photos. The story of "Big Dan" Cunningham, railroader.. Inscribed & Signed By Author. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Railroads.
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The Last Days of Steam in Plymouth and Cornwall

by Dart, Maurice

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1990
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First Edition
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9780862998103
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United Kingdom: Sutton Pub Ltd, 1990. 136 pp., fully illustrated with photographs, some shelf wear to dj, very good hard cover is a pictorial history of the last days of steam railways in Plymouth & Cornwall. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Railroads.
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Westward to Promontory: Building the Union Pacific Across the Plains and Mountains

by Combs, Barry B.

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1969
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Palo Alto, CA: American West Publishing Co., 1969. 77 pp., wear to dj & the inside front flap has been clipped still in good condition, hard cover is a pictorial history about the building of the Union Pacific. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Railroads.
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Before the Railroad Commission of Ohio" No. 77

by Hughes, O.H. et al

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1909
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Ohio: Railroad Commission Od Ohio, 1909. "Before the Railroad Commission of Ohio" No. 77 Application for the establishment of a Flag stop at Young, in Scioto County, Ohio. The Norfolk & Western Railway Company, Defendant. Pamphlet, 4to measuring 9 by 6 inches. Pages are numbered 273-278 plus the covers. Some wear and soiling to lower right corner. All about creating… Read more
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Out West on the Overland Train

by Reinhardt, Richard

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1967
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California: American West Publishing Co., 1967. 207 pp., text is a detailed and in depth discussion of across the continent excursion with leslie's magazine in 1877 and the overland trip in 1967, contains the original drawings from frank leslies's illustrated newspaper, tape on jacket edges to prevent wear, corners lightly bumped, mild discoloration of jacket edges. Not Stated. Hard Cover.… Read more
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Gresley Pacifics, Part 2

by Nock, O. S.

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1975
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9780715367186
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Newton Abbot, Devon, United Kingdom: David & Charles Publishers, 1975. 144 pp., profusely illustrated with photographs, charts, tables, diagrams, reproductions, text is a companion and continuation of volume 1 in the history of gresley pacifics, volume deals with changes, innovations, and much more from 1935-1974, previous owner's gift inscription on inside front end page. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo… Read more
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Trolleys and Streetcars on American Picture Postcards

by Appelgate, Ray D. (editor)

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1979
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9780486237497
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Mineola, NY, U.S.A.: Dover Publications, Incorporated, 1979. 8vo, soft cover, black and white and colored illustrations, 87pp., tan with black lettering. 1st. Softcover. Very Good/Not Issued. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Railroads.
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Highball: a Pageant of Trains

by Beebe, Lucius

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1945
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New York: Bonanza Books, 1945. 223 pp., includes nearly 200 photographs, text is a detailed and photographic history and pagentry of trains, locomotives, etc., protective mylar cover on jacket. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Railroads.
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