Encyclopedia of Western Railroad History: Volume III-Oregon & Washington

Encyclopedia of Western Railroad History: Volume III-Oregon & Washington

by Donald B Robertson

Hardcover

$34.95

Overview


Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press

This 352-page, triple indexed reference book covers nearly 500 names in the two north Pacific coast states. All known common carrier steam powered operations of ten or more miles are included, plus numerous logging companies, electric traction and diesel operations. The account covers their histories from inception until sale or abandonment - or until 1993 if still active. Railroad titles are full and exact.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780870043666
Publisher: Caxton Press
Publication date: 01/01/1995
Series: Encyclopedia of Western Railroad History
Pages: 338
Product dimensions: 8.88(w) x 11.40(h) x 1.31(d)

About the Author


Donald B. Robertson was born and reared in Nampa, Idaho. He was a proofreader for the weekly newspaper in high school and during the summer of 1941 he worked on the local section gang of the Union Pacific. The war years, 1942-46, were spent in the merchan

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