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Classic American railroads

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Other titlesAmerican railroads
StatementMike Schafer.
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LC ClassificationsTF23 .S27 1996
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Open LibraryOL992969M
ISBN 100760302391
LC Control Number96031462
OCLC/WorldCa35033722

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One of the most interesting books in my collection as been the Classic American Railroads series written by Mike first of these is entitled simply Classic American Railroads and was first released way back inpublished by Motorbooks this first book Schafer details fifteen of the largest, and best remembered fallen flag Classic American railroads book to operate around the country.

This book picks up where the previous two Classic American titles left off, celebrating 12 more of the greatest American railways to ever put steel to track: the Atlantic Coast Line, Norfolk & Western, Soo Line, Lackawanna, Monon, Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range, Frisco, Maine Central, Canadian National, Clinchfield, Reading, and the Spokane, Portland & Seattle.4/5(1).

This stunning work showcases sixteen of the most-remembered rail companies of yesteryear. This collection of classic American railroads includes the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, The Milwaukee Road, New York Central, Pennsylvania, Union Pacific, Denver & Rio /5.

The book chronicles 15 railroads. "Most of them have vanished, having been swept up in a new wave of great mergers that began in the 's and reached fever pitch in the 's.

A few survive with their long-established names, personalities and 'classic' images more or less intact 4/5(1). More Classic American Railroads Hardcover – November 2, by Mike Schafer (Author) › Visit Amazon's Mike Schafer Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. /5(5). The book chronicles 15 railroads. "Most of them have vanished, having been swept up in a new wave of great mergers that began in the 's and reached fever pitch in the 's. A few survive with their long-established names, personalities and 'classic' images more or less intact.

Classic American Railroads Hardcover Book Mike Schafer. $ + $ Shipping. More Classic American Railroads Hardcover Book Mike Schafer. $ + $ Shipping. Classic American Railroads by Schafer, Mike. $ Free shipping. Classic Seller Rating: % positive. Fallen Flags: Classic American Railroads The term "Fallen Flags" describes those railroads whose corporate names have been dissolved through merger, bankruptcy, or liquidation.

At one time the United States boasted nearly Class I's (According to the Association of American Railroads, prior to this defined a carrier which earned at.

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Focusing on the golden age of railroading between World War II and the early s, this all-new book features the histories, locomotives, rolling 3/5(1). This collection of classic American railroads includes the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, The Milwaukee Road, New York Central, Pennsylvania, Union Pacific, Denver & Rio Grande, Great Northern and a variety of others.

Exceptional archival color photography highlights the glory years of Americas classic railroads/5(2). Book Description Andover Junction Publications.

hardcover. Condition: New. Excellent color photographs with a general history of each of the railroads presented. Classic American Railroads by Mike Schafer. A color pictorial with a general history of each of the railroads presented/5(11).

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Author Mike Schafer's first book, Classic American Railrods, covered 15 of the best-known and largest of America's railroads of the twentieth century, including companies like the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; the rival Pennsylvania and New York Central railroads; and the mighty Union Pacific.

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He contributed to The Complete Book of North American Railroading. Inhe co-founded the North Western Illinois Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society. He is currently the editor of Passenger Train : Janu (age 70). Classic American Railroads Hardcover – Nov.

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Mike Schafer has written several rail-related books for MBI, including Streamliner Memories, Freight Train Cars, and Classic American Railroads.

Addeddate   And it is a book informed by a lifelong love of railroads, brimming with vivid descriptions of classic depots, lavish hotels in Chicago, the great railroad founders, and the famous lines.

Thoughtful and colorful by turn, this insightful history illuminates the impact of the railroad on our lives.

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