Railroads Across North America: An Illustrated History

Railroads Across North America: An Illustrated History By Claude Wiatrowski, Railroads Across North America An Illustrated History In this lavish celebration of the glory and grandeur that are the great North American railroads author Claude Wiatrowski examines the development of the industry with nearly features covering tha
  • Title: Railroads Across North America: An Illustrated History
  • Author: Claude Wiatrowski
  • ISBN: 9780785829676
  • Page: 112
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Railroads Across North America: An Illustrated History By Claude Wiatrowski, In this lavish celebration of the glory and grandeur that are the great North American railroads, author Claude Wiatrowski examines the development of the industry with nearly 90 features covering than three dozen railroads past and present, as well as dozens subjects, including railroads in film and music, specialty railroads, life and travel on the rails, and mIn this lavish celebration of the glory and grandeur that are the great North American railroads, author Claude Wiatrowski examines the development of the industry with nearly 90 features covering than three dozen railroads past and present, as well as dozens subjects, including railroads in film and music, specialty railroads, life and travel on the rails, and much .Wiatrowski, a rail author and award winning video producer, generously illustrates the text with an array of material, including vintage black and white and modern color photographs, period advertisements, maps, brochures, timetables, postcards, posters, menus, and other collectibles nearly 600 pieces in all, many of them rarely seen Also included are a list of Web resources and contact information for museums, preserved railways, and historic sites throughout the United States and Canada.
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    1. With the exception that Mexico has been excluded from North America, we have a wonderful railroad history here, an over sized coffee table book, of course Divided into chapters titled for individual railroad companies, interspersed with specialized chapter topics such as Fishy Trains , Mail by Rail and Dinner in the Diner , the text, while informative and detailed, takes second place to the well selected and excellently reproduced photographs Yes, we have pictures of trains steam, diesel, electr [...]


    2. This book is an excellent basic reference for anyone interested in railroad history The author provides about 1 2 to 1 page of text and two or so pages of photographs about nearly every railroad that has ever existed in North America, along with text and photographs of many other related concepts such as Harvey Girls The book is nicely bound, and the pages are high quality gloss material that brings out the colors in the photographs very nicely This book is not only an excellent resource, but it [...]


    3. A nice brief history of railroads in America I recommend you read Claude s book on the history of the Colorado railroads called, Railroads of Colorado Your Guide to Colorado s Historic Trains and Railway Sites ,



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