Vintage Diesel Power

November 6, 2010|
Vintage Diesel Power by Brian Solomon
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This formative period of diesel locomotive evolution is examined with the help of more than 250 modern and period photos depicting passenger, freight, and switching locomotives. Author Brian Solomon covers every prominent manufacturer of the period—including Electro-Motive, Alco, Baldwin, and GE—as well as iconic models like Geeps, E and F units, PAs and FAs, sharknoses, U-boats, and more. The photographs take in the grand geographic and technological breadth of North American railroading and are accompanied by detailed captions identifying the locomotives pictured and explaining their roles in this crucial era of American railroading.

Brian Solomon is one of today''s most accomplished railway historians. He has authored more than thirty books about railroads and locomotive power, and his writing and photography have been featured in the world''s top rail publications, including Trains, Railway Age, Passenger Train Journal, and RailNews. He divides his time between M...
Title:Vintage Diesel PowerFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:192 pages, 8.25 X 6.5 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:192 pages, 8.25 X 6.5 X 0.5 inPublished:November 6, 2010Publisher:Voyageur PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0760337950

ISBN - 13:9780760337950

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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