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IC/GM&O Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment
Stock #: 18789
Author: James Kinkaid

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The varied equipment of the Illinois Central and Gulf Mobile & Ohio railroads is examined in this all-color book with more than 300 photos. Also includes a chapter on the merged Illinois Central Gulf. Hard Cover. more»

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Illinois Central Color Pictorial, Volume 2 - Cairo, Illinois to New Orleans
Stock #: 12616
Author: Clifford J. Downey

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This train book traces Illinois Central's lines south from Cario, Illinois to New Orleans, Louisiana. The time frame stretches from the steam era up to the merger with the GM&O. Includes nearly 300 color photos. Hard Cover.

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Illinois Central Gulf, 1972 - 1988: Train Operations in the Midwestern States
Stock #: KB11106
Author: James Lewnard

List Price: $59.95
Karen's Price: $54.95

A New book from Four Ways West on the Illinois Central Gulf Railroad.
Featuring all color photos. Presenting interesting reflections concerning the merger of the Illinois Central and the Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroads in 1972. The goal is to describe the general operating pattern of Illinois Central Gulf's freight service up until the railroad resumed the Illinois Central name in February 1988. This book examines the operating patterns of ICG trains running in the states of Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, and Indiana. An amazing amount of information and data is enclosed in this title. Hundreds of never before published photographs in color. Hard cover.

 

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Illinois Central Railroad 1854-1960 Photo Archive
Stock #: 17462
Author: Kim Tschudy

List Price: $29.95
Karen's Price: $27.95

Begun in 1851, the IC was the first land grant railroad in the United States. includes IC locomotives, depots, and memorabilia dating from 1854 to 1960. 144 B&W photos. Soft Cover. more»

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Illinois Central Through Passenger Service in Color
Stock #: KB11171
Author: Greg Stout

List Price: $59.95
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Illinois Central's premiere passenger trains connected Chicago with vacation destinations in Florida and New Orleans. Meanwhile, its more workaday trains offered service to St. Louis and points in Iowa, Kentucky, Tennessee and Mississippi. Here is an all-color review of one of the finest passenger operations to be found on any U. S. railroad. Hard cover

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Illinois Central in Color
Stock #: 14331
Author: Lloyd Stagner

List Price: $49.95
Karen's Price: $41.95

Takes the reader through the early 1950s up to the 1972 ICG merger. Almost half the book is steam, while still covering the operations with black Geeps, E-units and 2nd generation diesels. Hard Cover.

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Illinois Terminal In Color, Volume 1
Stock #: 15998
Author: Gordon E. Lloyd

List Price: $49.95
Karen's Price: $39.95

The personal photography of noted traction authority Gordon Lloyd takes the reader on a tour of the Illinois Terminal from 1952 up to the N&W takeover. All Color. Hard Cover. more»

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Illinois Terminal in Color, Volume 2
Stock #: 16157
Author: William D. Volkmer

List Price: $54.95
Karen's Price: $43.95

Through the camera lens of master traction photographer Eugene Van Dusen, the reader is taken across the Illinois Terminal system in the late 1940s and early 1950s. Both freight and passenger operations are viewed in full color. Hard Cover. more»

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Illinois Terminal, Road of Personalized Service
Stock #: 16244
Author: Dale Jenkins

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The Illinois Terminal Railroad that vanished into the Norfolk & Western Railroad in 1981 was a markedly different creature than it was as an infant some 75 years earlier. With its arch-windowed electric cars flashing through the fertile central Illinois countryside, it was the epitome of classic interurban carriers. This book covers the Interurban Era, the Expansion Era, the Transition Era, and the Diesel Era. Includes B&W and color photos throughout plus text. This is the complete history of IT from 1903 to 1981. Hard Cover.

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Images of the Rust Belt
Stock #: 13693
Author: James jeffrey Higgins

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Images of the Rust Belt has full page color photographs of the 150 years of steel production that once dominated the area of Youngstown, Ohio. Not necessarily a railroad book, but photos of locomotives, cars and steel plants are encapsulated. Hard cover. more»

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Incline Railways of Los Angeles and Southern California
Stock #: 15028
Author: Donald Duke

List Price: $39.95
Karen's Price: $36.95

Covers the incline railways of the southern part of California such as Angel's Flight, Court Flight, Mount Washington, Mount Lowe, Catalina Island, the Industry Hills, and Arrowhead. More than 129 illustrations and maps. Hard Cover. more»

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Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Stock #: KB10522
Author: Samuel Beck & Bill Gustason

List Price: $59.95
Karen's Price: $46.95

The unglamorous task of switching and transferring freight from one railroad to another fell to this notable terminal road in the Chicago area. Hard Cover. more»

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Indiana Rail Road Company
Stock #: 16519
Author: Christopher Rund

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Karen's Price: $44.95

The story of the development of the company from its original part of America's first land grant railroad, the Illinois Central through the political and financial juggling required by entrepreneur Tom Hoback to purchase the line when it fell into disrepair. The company was then reborn as a profitable carrier. 178 B&W photos. Hard Cover. more»

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Indiana Railroad: The Magic Interurban
Stock #: 11731
Author: George K. Bradley

List Price: $35.00
Karen's Price: $31.95

A look back at one of American's most famous innovative interurban railwys. Spanning nearly the length and breadth of the Hoosier State, the Indiana Railroad's management aggressively competed with highway-based competitors during the 1930s. Hard Cover. more»

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Industrial Railroading in Color, Volume 1
Stock #: KB10674
Author: Stephen M. Timko

List Price: $59.95
Karen's Price: $44.95

This all-color book takes a look behind the fences of industry where standard railroad-size locomotives work (sometimes along with critters). Join us for a look at GP7s, F7s, MU’ed Alco switchers, and many more models working in industrial settings. Over 350 never published photos. Hard cover. more»

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Industrial Railroading in Color, Volume 2
Stock #: KB10780
Author: Stephen M. Timko

List Price: $59.95
Karen's Price: $46.95

Look behind the fences of docks, grain elevators, power plants and other industries where standard railroad-size locomotives work. Hard cover more»

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Industries Along the Tracks 3
Stock #: 12410
Author: Jeff Wilson

List Price: $19.95
Karen's Price: $18.95

This volume covers cement, piggyback traffic, sugar beets, ethanol, canning & transloading. Contains a variety of prototype photos and suggestions for how to model and place these industries on layouts for realistic operation. 88 pages. 123 Color Photos. Soft Cover. more»

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Inland Empire Electric Line: Spokane to Coeur d' Alene & the Palouse
Stock #: 13565
Author: Clive Carter

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The Inland Empire Electric Line from Spokane to Coeur d'Alene and the Palouse. In its heyday, the electrified Spokane & Inland Empire Railroad carried huge numbers of passengers between Spokane, Washington and the Idaho towns of Coeur d'Alene and Moscow as well as to Colfax, Washington. Charts, graphs and plenty of B/W photos. Hard cover.

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Interborough Fleet
Stock #: 14818
Author: Joe Cunningham

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The Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) was the first to operate a subway in New York City. This history starts with the first wood rolling stock to the last cars built in 1939. This historical text is accompanied by photographs and drawings. more»

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Interurban Electric Locomotives from Baldwin-Westinghouse
Stock #: 16919
Author: Joseph A. Strapac

List Price: $32.95
Karen's Price: $29.95

There were about 190 of these locos built between 1897 and 1937 for interurbans and industrials and even for the Navy. 220 B&W photos, rosters, diagrams. Soft Cover. more»

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