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Rio Grande Diesels, Volume 3
Stock #: 15141
Author: Joseph A. Strapac & Al Dunton

List Price: $29.95
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This book illustrates the RG in its final years. chapters cover steel cabooses, non-Zephyr lightweight cars, the snow train, wrecks and more. B&W photos. Soft Cover. more»

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Southern Pacific Historic Diesels, Volume 6
Stock #: 17354
Author: Joseph A. Strapac

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Between the years 1941 and 1961, Southern Pacific operated in the states of Texas and Louisiana as the Texas & New Orleans. Includes photos of this "fallen flag" featuring the streamlined Sunbeam, Hustler and Sunset Limiteds and more. Soft Cover.

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Southern Pacific Historic Diesels, Volume 22
Stock #: KB11231
Author: Joseph A. Strapac

List Price: $42.00
Karen's Price: $36.95

This volume summarizes Southern Pacific's experience with hood units (road switchers) in passenger service, beginning in the early 1950s.  Locomotive models addressed in detail include: Fairbanks-Morse Train Masters Alco RS-3 (Cotton Belt) Alco DL-701 (SP) demonstrator and emergency "protection" units Electro-Motive SDP45 EMD GP40P-2 EMD SD7,  EMD SD9,  EMD GP9.  It follows the model of our Volume 20, which reprises the passenger cab units. Coverage of the Train Masters is significantly expanded over that in Volume 1, which has been out of print for more than ten years. Soft cover.

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Northwestern Pacific Locomotives
Stock #: KB11281
Author: Joseph A. Strapac

List Price: $39.95
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Newly Released! Now Available!   

From the beginning of the NWP's Redwood Empire Route in 1907 through the end of the steam locomotive era in 1953, this book presents images of the varied motive power that hauled Humboldt, Mendocino and Sonoma counties forest and agricultural products to market. Expert locomotive historian and publisher Joseph Strapac has collaborated with the NWPRR Historical Society to present historic images of all 83 of NWP's owned steam locomotives in a first-time soft cover book. Highlights include: 286 Black-and-White photographs from 64 photographers and collections; Rare scenes featuring main line and branch line operations; A detailed all-time roster including each locomotive class and origin; Featured locomotive history records with modifications and repairs. Northwestern Pacific Railroad Historical Society, Black-and-White photographs. Soft cover.

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California's Locomotives: Shortline Steam in the Golden State
Stock #: 13468
Author: Joseph A. Strapac

List Price: $32.95
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A salute to shortline steam in the Golden State. This book includes steam locomotive pictures, all rod engines, no geared or narrow gauge. Includes Pacific Lumber, Yreka Western, California Western, Sierra, Santa Maria Valley, Fruit Growers Supply, Ventura County and more.Just shortlines and some important industrials/loggers. Soft Cover. more»

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Southern Pacific Steam 1940-1957
Stock #: 11162
Author: Joseph A. Strapac

List Price: $75.00
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Covers the Southern Pacific (Pacific Lines) steam locomotives in their final decade and a half, during WWII and as they were supplanted by diesels. Lavishly illustrated volume brings to life a time period of intense interest to modelers and historians. Over 415 roster and action photos, most never before published. Hard Cover.

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