Atlas of North American Railroads

Atlas of North American Railroads

By: Bill Yenne

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At its postwar peak, the North American railroad industry comprised as many as 100 lines. The classic system maps produced by the railroads of the day, collected for the first time in this volume, offer a sweeping view of the industry’s remarkable reach in the period of its greatest power. Each railroad’s routes unfold in multi-page spreads featuring a capsule history, vital specs such as track mileage and years of operation, and period photographs, all detailing the mid-twentieth-century might of North American railroads. 176 pages, indexed.


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At its postwar peak, the North American railroad industry comprised as many as 100 lines. The classic system maps produced by the railroads of the day, collected for the first time in this volume, offer a sweeping view of the industry's remarkable reach in the period of its greatest power.

Each railroad's routes unfold in multi-page spreads featuring a capsule history, vital specs such as track mileage and years of operation, and period photographs, all detailing the mid-twentieth-century might of North American railroads.

Title: Atlas of North American Railroads

Author Name: Bill Yenne

Categories: Maps, Free Shipping MEDIA MAIL ONLY, Transportation, Railroads/Trains,

Publisher: MOTORBOOKS INTL:

ISBN Number: 0760322996

ISBN Number 13: 9780760322994

Binding: Library

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: mct2001

Keywords: Railroad, railroads, trains, railroad history, railroad research, North American railroads, atlas, maps, free shipping /,