Classic Trains Magazine's Trains of the 1950s - Special 2013

Classic Trains Magazine's Trains of the 1950s - Special 2013

by Kalmbach Publishing Co
     
 

Classic Trains magazine presents Trains of the 1950s

From the last luxury streamliners to steam�s final gasps, Trains of the 1950s captures 20th-century railroading�s greatest era of transition! This 124-page special issue from Classic Trains magazine features an all-new overview of the decade�s events, spectacular never-before-published…  See more details below

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Classic Trains magazine presents Trains of the 1950s

From the last luxury streamliners to steam�s final gasps, Trains of the 1950s captures 20th-century railroading�s greatest era of transition! This 124-page special issue from Classic Trains magazine features an all-new overview of the decade�s events, spectacular never-before-published photos, classic articles by David P. Morgan, and vintage stories collected from Trains and Classic Trains magazines that include:

� Thrill to David P. Morgan�s account of the Pennsylvania Railroad�s four track battle with the Allegheny Mountains
� See a railfan�s all-color photographic record of his encounters with 14 different railroads from 1953
� Discover why the Norfolk & Western was the last true believer in steam

PLUS: Motive Power Surveys, testing diesels on the NYC, Joliet Union Station, and more!

With Trains of the 1950s you�ll relive railroading�s dynamic time of transition.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940146841335
Publisher:
Kalmbach Publishing Co
Publication date:
02/29/2000
Series:
ePeriodical Series
Sold by:
KALMBACH PUBLISHING - EPERIODICALS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
513,811
File size:
46 MB
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