Vintage Diesel Power

Vintage Diesel Power

by Brian Solomon
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Vintage Diesel Power by Brian Solomon

This formative period of diesel locomotive evolution is examined with the help of more than 250 modern and period photos depicting passenger, freight, and switching locomotives. Author Brian Solomon covers every prominent manufacturer of the period—including Electro-Motive, Alco, Baldwin, and GE—as well as iconic models like Geeps, E and F units, PAs and FAs, sharknoses, U-boats, and more. The photographs take in the grand geographic and technological breadth of North American railroading and are accompanied by detailed captions identifying the locomotives pictured and explaining their roles in this crucial era of American railroading.

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ISBN-13: 9780760337950
Publisher: Voyageur Press
Publication date: 11/06/2010
Edition description: First
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 1,216,336
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Brian Solomon is one of today's most accomplished railway historians. He has authored more than thirty books about railroads and locomotive power, and his writing and photography have been featured in the world's top rail publications, including Trains, Railway Age, Passenger Train Journal, and RailNews. He divides his time between Massachusetts and Ireland.

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