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Lackawanna Railroad in Color
By David R. Sweetland
This all-color book on the DL&W during the Post-World War II years that features the best of steam, electric and diesel operations. Nearly two hundred brilliant color photographs take the reader on a journey on the Route of the Phoebe Snow. These were the diesel years of the Lackawanna, but steam still had an important role to play in both commuter and freight service. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$45.00
$33.00
Lackawanna Railroad in Color V. 2
By Jeremy F. Plant
The steam and diesel operations of the DL&W are examined in more than 240 vintage color photographs. 128-page hardcover book. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lackawanna Railroad in Color V. 3; The Transition Years
By John R. Canfield
The story of the DL&W's changeover from steam to diesel 1945 to 1960 by this noted former Lackawanna official. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lackawanna Railroad Facilities in Color V. 1; Hoboken to Dover
By Robert J. Yanosey
The Lackawanna described itself as “Mile for Mile, the Most Highly Developed Railroad in America” and the suburban Morris & Essex Division lived up to this slogan. There are photos of stations, towers, bridges and shop buildings on the Main Line and Boonton, Gladstone and other branches. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lackawanna Railroad Facilities in Color V. 2; Dover to Scranton
By Robert J. Yanosey
Out of the suburban zone and out into the countryside of NJ and eastern Pennsylvania to see “Mile for Mile the Most Highly Developed RR in America.” 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lackawanna Railroad Facilities in Color V. 3; Scranton to Buffalo
By Chuck Yungkurth
Scranton native Chuck Yungkurth takes the reader on an all-color tour of the DL&W’s stations, towers and other buildings in Scranton and on west. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lackawanna Railroad Trackside with Henry W. Peterson
By Mike DelVecchio
One man's quest to capture DL&W steam on color film in the early 1950s, with a little CNJ, PRR, NYC, D&H and Erie steam thrown in. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$54.95
$41.95
Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad In Color Volume 1
By David C. Schauer
This book takes a look at this venerable iron ore hauling railroad located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Images from the 1950s until present cover LS&I's history, steam and diesel era locomotives plus rolling stock with a bonus look at tourist operation Marquette & Huron Mountain. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad In Color Volume 2
By David C. Schauer
This volume concentrates on LS&I’s route and is divided into chapters examining specific segments of the railroad. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Last of a Breed: A Rio Grande finale at Helper, Utah
By Mike Danneman
Lavishly illustrated with 320 Mike Danneman photographs, this 240-page book documents the final days of Rio Grande Tunnel Motor locomotives operating on the Union Pacific, laced with stories of railroading in the old days from the Rio Grande men that ran them.
Cent
$69.95
$54.95
Lehigh & Hudson River; A Link in A Great Chain
By Robert J. Yanosey
The “L&H” was a small (96-mile) single-track railroad located mostly in the northwest corner of New Jersey. Despite its size, the road was a key link between the LV, CNJ, PRR, and DL&W with the New Haven. This all-color book takes the reader from the steam age, through years of operation with nothing but Alcos, and on to its demise with the burning of the Poughkeepsie Bridge and Conrail. 96 pages, All Color, Softcover.
MS
$39.95
$31.95
Lehigh and New England Railroad and its Successors in Color
By Mike Bednar
Follow the L&NE till it ceased operation in 1960 and then was operated by CNJ, LV, CR and NS. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lehigh Valley Best of Bob Wilt Volume 1: The 1960's
By Bob Wilt
The names Lehigh Valley and Bob Wilt have been synonymous in rail enthusiast circles for past 50 years. Living in the heart of LV territory, Bob has captured the essence of the Valley in the nearly 300 photos in this first volume covering the late 1960s. 96 pages, All Color, Softcover.
MS
$39.95
$31.95
Lehigh Valley Best of Bob Wilt Volume 2: 1970-1972
By Bob Wilt
The Valley in the early 1970s was undergoing many changes. Taking over CNJ operations in Pennsylvania required additional power and many new diesels arrived to assist the LV's roster. 96 pages, All Color, Softcover.
MS
$39.95
$31.95
Lehigh Valley Best of Bob Wilt Volume 3: 1973-1974
By Bob Wilt
The Valley makes strides toward profitability with higher utilization of its power and new trains. The Alcos are still out in full force (and colors!). 96 pages, All Color, Softcover.
MS
$39.95
$31.95
Lehigh Valley Facilities in Color V. 1; New York Division
By Mike Bednar
Stations, towers, yards, shops are all put in context with trains and operations on the eastern end of the Lehigh Valley. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lehigh Valley Facilities in Color V. 2; Wyoming Division
By Mike Bednar
Stations, towers, bridges and anything else “without wheels” on the LV Wyoming Division Main and L&S District. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lehigh Valley in Color V. 4
By Mitchell E. Dakelman
Follow the fall of the Lehigh Valley Railroad through its Annual Reports and more than 250 color images from post-WWII to Conrail. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lehigh Valley in Color V. 5
By Mike Bednar
Work with the local freights over the LV system in the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lehigh Valley in Color V. 6
By Mike Bednar
The story of the Valley’s through freights, how they gathered the local traffic and forwarded it to classification yards. The Apollo piggyback service and the 1972 pickup of former L&NE trackage added additional traffic to the mix. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Lehigh Valley Railroad - East of Mauch Chunk
By William T. Greenberg, Jr. and Robert F. Fischer
History of the Lehigh Valley Railroad, one of history's major anthracite carriers. 192 pages, B&W, Hardcover.
Rrav
$38.95
Lima Super Power Steam Lcomotives
By Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. and Kevin Kohls
This is the first book to give a detailed treatment of every class of “Super Power” steam locomotives built by Lima Locomotive Works, and to explain their use on the various railroads which bought them. The authors also explain the development of the Super Power concept, and how it was applied to nearly 700 of the finest steam locomotives in America in the period from the mid-1920s until 1948. 144 pages, B&W, Hardcover.
TLC
$32.95
Lionel Trains Pocket Price Guide 1901-2017
Kalm
$21.99
$16.95
Little Look at Big Boy
By William W. Krattville
A short pictorial of the Union Pacific's Big Boy locomotive class. Includes both builders and operating photographs. Plus detail photographs and locomotive diagrams. 20 pages, B&W, Softcover.
Krat
$4.50
Little Look at Challengers
By William W. Krattville
A short pictorial history of the Union Pacific's Challenger locomotive class. Includes both builders and operating photographs as well as detail photographs and locomotive diagrams. 24 pages, B&W, Softcover.
Krat
$5.00
Logging Locomotives of the West
By Gerald A. Zogaric
Features Logging Type Locomotives, primarily Shays, there are few Climax, Heisler and Willamette types also included. In addition to Westside, Mich-Cal, Diamond & Caldor, Central & Northern California, many of the photos are from others in the Western United States. Several photos are from the Eastern US, where mining also used logging type geared locomotives. There are a few international photos, British Columbia & Guatemala. We've included build data, and the latest, best known, info on surviving locomotives, stored, in process of restoration, on display or operating. 112 pages, B&W photos.
Mvta
$34.95
$27.98
Logging Railroads of the Pacific Northwest In Color Volume 1: Washington State
By Gary Durr
Author Gary Durr takes the reader on a guided tour of the various logging railroads that served the State of Washington during the color film era: Weyerhaeuser, Klickitat, Simpson, Rayonier, Chehalis Western, Curtis Milburn & Eastern, and other miscellaneous operations. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Long Island Rail Road In Color Volume 3; Equipment Color Guide and Facilities
By Arthur J. Erdman
Divided into two parts, this book first looks at the varied rolling stock used by the LIRR in freight, passenger and maintenance of way service. Its stations, towers, yards and other facilities are later toured in this 128-page all color book, mostly during the 1950-1980 era. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Long Island Rail Road In Color Volume 4; The Photography of William J. Brennan
By Arthur J. Erdman
Bill Brennan’s LIRR photography is some of the best of the 1960s. The road was exclusively the domain of Alco’s and FM’s during this wonderful grey-and-orange period. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Long Island Rail Road Power In Color
By Arthur J. Erdman
The diesel and multiple unit electric roster is explored in this all-color look from the 1950s to today. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Long Island Rail Road Trackside with Matt Herson
By Mike Boland
Life-long railfan-photographer Matt Herson's latest book--on the Long Island Rail Road--takes a colorful and in-depth look at three decades of operation by "The Route of the Dashing Commuter." With captions written by long-time LIRR railfan-historian Mike Boland, this fascinating collection of photos captures the nation's busiest passenger railroad in all its glory, from its varied roster of passenger cars, MU's, motive power, cabooses, freight equipment and much more...even tugboats, RPO cars and its MOW fleet of cars. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95
Louisville & Nashville in Color V. 2
By Richard Borkowski, Jr.
A system-wide examination of the L&N from the steam era right up to its absorption into the Seaboard System. 128 pages, Hardcover.
MS
$59.95
$45.95