Canadian National Railway: MBI Railroad Color History

Canadian National Railway: MBI Railroad Color History

by Tom Murray

Hardcover(First)

$36.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780760317648
Publisher: Motorbooks
Publication date: 09/15/2004
Edition description: First
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 8.63(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.62(d)

About the Author

Tom Murray has worked in the rail industry since 1970 with the Boston & Maine, Soo Line, CSX, and Southern Pacific. He has also worked as a transportation consultant and is a regular contributor to Trains magazine. The author of five railroad books, he lives in Santa Maria, California.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments6
Introduction7
Chapter 1The Birth of Canadian National11
Chapter 2The First Quarter Century: Surviving Depression and War29
Chapter 3Postwar CN: Years of Modernization and Growth49
Chapter 4CN Passenger Service69
Chapter 5From Sea to Sea: The Regions of CN87
Chapter 6CN's U.S. Affiliates121
Chapter 7Privatization and Expansion141
Epilogue158
Sources159
Index160

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