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HO Narrow Gauge Railroad You Can Build: How to Build the HOn3 San Juan Central
Stock #: 14836
Author: Malcolm Furlow

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This project originally appeared as a series of articles in Model Railroader magazine, and was first published as a book in 1984. Thatedition has been out of print for more than a decade. In this Silver Anniversary Benchmark Publications' edition, author and artistMalcolm Furlow again shows you how to build your own version of the HOn3 San Juan Central. A new chapter tells what has happened to therailroad and its builder in the past 25 years.Soft cover.

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HO Railroad From Start to Finish
Stock #: 16711
Author: Jim Kelly

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Details the steps for building a 4x8 oayout. Photos, diagrams, and instructions show how to build benchwork, scenery, and structures, lay track and more. more»

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HOn3 Annual
Stock #: KB10614
Author: CHRIS CHANT

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The newest and Latest in the HOn3 Annual from Carstens Publishing. This is the 3rd Edition. Contains 24 articles that you will find interesting. Soft cover. more»

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Hamilton's Other Railway
Stock #: 15219
Author: Charles Cooper

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In the full vigor of its 19th century ambitions, was the Hamilton & North Western Railway. This book sets out to trace the Hamilton & North Western through its Grand Truck Railway era into the Canadian National Railways system. 390 B&W illustrations. Hard Cover. more»

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Hard Coal Carriers, First Generation Geeps
Stock #: KB10638
Author: Gerard Bernet

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Volume 1 of this series covers the First Generation Geeps. The look of a GP-7 was clean. Styling lines were neat and square. Only angled noses gave the unit a touch of character. Soft cover. more»

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Hartford County Trolleys
Stock #: 15068
Author: Connecticut Trolley Museum

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During the golden age of the trolley, Hartford County was crisscrossed with over 200 miles of trolley lines, reaching to all major cities and towns in the county. Only 8 out of the 29 cities and towns in the county were without some type of public transit. Hartford County played a major role in banking, insurance, and manufacturing during the trolley era in Connecticut. Soft Cover. hartford, connecticut, trolley, trollies, trolleys, history, vintage more»

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Hawaiian Railway Album WWII Photographs Volume 4
Stock #: 12934
Author: Gale E. Treiber

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Covers the Plantation Railways on Kauai, Maui and the big Island of Hawaii. Also includes 19 rosters, a detailed map of Kauai and more. Includes 73 photos. Soft Cover. more»

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Heavy Metal, Volume 1
Stock #: 17436
Author: Brent Cassan

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A comprehensive bibliography of American Railroading with over 9,000 indexed item entries. HEAVY METAL offers material on individual railroads and into the character of railroading itself. Some idea of its depth can be gained from the number of titles for selected subjects: steam locomotives (1,200), freight cars (520), Pennsylvania RR (290), electric railroads (155), Stations (140), Southern Pacific (110). Volume 1 A-N. Soft Cover. more»

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Heavy Metal, Volume 2
Stock #: 13218
Author: Brent Cassan

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A comprehensive bibliography of American Railroading with over 9,000 indexed item entries. HEAVY METAL offers material on individual railroads and into the character of railroading itself. Some idea of its depth can be gained from the number of titles for selected subjects: steam locomotives (1,200), freight cars (520), Pennsylvania RR (290), electric railroads (155), Stations (140), Southern Pacific (110). Volume 2 O-Z. Soft Cover. more»

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Henry Hudson Trail
Stock #: 16933
Author: Thomas D. Gallo

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Includes historical text and vintage B&W photos of the Henry Hudson Trail. The photos include the trains, the people, the places, stations and more. Soft Cover. more»

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High Plains Route
Stock #: 12174
Author: Richard C. Kistler

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This is a revised and updated edition of this popular book, originally published in 1986, on the history of the McCook Division of the Burlington Railroad. The book covers a variety of subjects related to the Burlington (now BNSF) main line from Hastings, Neb., to Denver, as well as branch lines. Chapter topics include passenger and freight traffic, motive power, facilities and important events in the division's history. Hard Cover. more»

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Higher Ground
Stock #: 20356
Author: Roma

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Compilation of spectacular black and white photographs of every day people traveling on the New York Railroad System. The pictures contained in this book are made in and around the elevated train that runs through the heart of Brooklyn, like a vein in a living body. Soft cover. more»

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Historic Leadville in Rare Photographs & Drawings
Stock #: 12928
Author: Christian J. Buys

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Features one of America's richest longest-lived and bawdiest mining boom towns. This collection of photographs & drawings follows Leadville, Colorado's rise to the status of "Silver Capitol of the World". Over 230 photos were selected from private collections & 19th century publications. Hard Cover. more»

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Historic Railroads of Nebraska
Stock #: 15511
Author: Bartels & Reisdorff

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The advance of the Union Pacific Railroad tracklayers across Nebraska was park of America's great adventure of the 19th Century. Includes historical text and vintage B&W photos. The photos include the trains, the people, the places, stations and more. Soft Cover more»

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Historical Outline Southern Pacific Company March 1933
Stock #: 17116
Author: Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society

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Originally prepared by the Bureau of News, Development Department of the Southern Pacific Caompany in March, 1933 for those interested in the early history and present day activities of the railroad. Soft Cover. more»

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History of Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831-1920
Stock #: 15351

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History of the Baldwin Locomotive Works chronicles the origins and growth of one of America’s greatest industrial-era corporations. Originally written in the late 1900's and then periodically revised. Soft Cover. more»

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History of Evansville, Indianapolis & Terre Haute Railroad
Stock #: 740155U
Author: Kenneth L. & Mary Lou Reed

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Includes a history of the railroad, rosters, newspaper articles and personal experiences of the author when he was a fireman on the Evansville & Indiana Division (Terre Haute Line)of the New York Central Railroad. Soft cover.

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History of North American Rail
Stock #: 12224
Author: Christopher Chant

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Beginning with the introduction of the steam locomotive, followed by the development of iron railroads, the North American railroads impacted the nation in ways unseen by anyone before or since. Covers chapters like American Beginnings, Civil War & Westward Expansion, Consolidation and the Railroad Barons, Heyday of Steam, building the roads, Canadian Beginnings, Locomotive & Rolling Stock, Passenger Service, Freight Movement, Light Rail and Rapid Transit. Soft Cover. more»

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History of Union Pacific Steam
Stock #: KB10891
Author: Gordon McCulloh

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An exhaustive study of steam locomotives in service on UP, OSL, OWRR&N and LA&SL after 1915. Changes, upgrades and modification details are included. Some changes were obvious, many were not and are often unnoticed. The roster segment contains extra data ideal for the modeler who wants to make theirs prototypically correct, or for the steam buff who wants all the details. 328-pages, more than 100 photos, many not previously published. Loaded with data. Spiral bound, 11 x 8.5-inches landscape format, soft cover.

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History of the J. G. Brill Company
Stock #: 17979
Author: Debra Brill

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Slight damage on dust jacket, otherwise new condition.

From a small horsecar building firm established in 1868, the J. G. Brill Company grew to be a world leader in a rapidly evolving and growing industry that at the time of the First World War was the fifth largest in the United States. Besides its successful line of trolleys and other electric cars, Brill built horsecars, cable cars, narrow-gauge and gas-propelled cars for railroads, and even buses and trolley buses. The Brill policy was to build whatever the customer wanted. With no job considered too small or too peculiar, some delightfully wacky cars were produced, and Brill employees gained valuable experience in all the varied aspects of car building.

As the transportation industry’s motive power evolved from horse to cable to electricity to gasoline, the Brill Company kept in step, gradually expanding its business, buying out trolley car builders in five states, and even establishing a plant in France. As it grew, the company maintained its reputation for quality to such an extent that when J. G. Brill went out of business in 1944, its successor took the name for itself, becoming the ACF Brill Motors Corporation. Through a better understanding of Brill Company management and exposure to previously unpublished office documents concerning the later years of the company, the reader will gain new insights into the Brill/ERPCC/Brilliner situation. Hard copy.

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