Literary Collections

Great American Railroad Stories

Author: Editors of Trains Magazine

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

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Page: 256

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Paints a historical portrait of railroading history collected from the writers of Trains magazine over the past 75 years, providing an inside look at life in the era of steam trains, passenger trains and working on the railroad. Original.

Popular Mechanics

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Page: 132

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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.
Railroads

Trains

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Category: Railroads

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Crafts & Hobbies

Lionel Accessories at Work on Toy Train Layouts

Author: Neil Besougloff

Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing, Co.

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

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Add classic accessories to your toy train layout. Lionel's operating accessories from the 1940s and '50s remain popular with toy train enthusiasts. This book provides a variety of ways to incorporate them - both originals and modern reproductions - into toy train layouts. The book features track plans that incorporate the accessories, repair information, and in-depth profiles of the most popular accessories.
Business & Economics

The Southern Pacific, 1901-1985

Author: Don L. Hofsommer

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

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Category: Business & Economics

Page: 392

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Don Hofsommer chronicles the twentieth-century history of a transportation giant. Here is a story of divestiture and merger, Sunset Route, and Prosperity Special. " . . . a treasure house of information about the Southern Pacific Company . . . . This book is a joy to read."--Richard C. Overton, from the Foreword

Boys' Life

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Page: 96

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Boys' Life is the official youth magazine for the Boy Scouts of America. Published since 1911, it contains a proven mix of news, nature, sports, history, fiction, science, comics, and Scouting.