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Baldwin Locomotives

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $28.98

Publisher: Voyageur Press: May 2010

Seller ID: 71299

ISBN: 0760335893

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. Dust cover clean, no tears however creased on top front edge..................This history of Baldwin is illustrated with a large selection of rare, superb builder's photos and other publicity images from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, with the book's large page size showcasing the detail and crisp quality of the images in this outstanding collection. Author Brian Solomon provides technical histories of each locomotive along with builder's specifications and explanations of how the locomotives were used by the r... View more info

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Alco Locomotives

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $48.98

Publisher: Voyageur Press: December 2009

Seller ID: 71298

ISBN: 0760333386

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text - appears unread. Dust cover has light shelf wear..........................Beginning with the steam era, veteran rail author Brian Solomon covers the design and development of standard Alco stalwarts—including Mikados, Atlantics, and Mallets—as well as more powerful and flashy postwar models—most notably New York Central’s Hudsons, Union Pacific’s Challengers and Big Boys, and Milwaukee Road’s Atlantics and Hudsons. Diesel coverage features all pre- and postwar models, including Alco’s pioneering road swi... View more info

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Trains: A Photographic Tour of America's Railways

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $8.98

Publisher: Gramercy: June 2004

Seller ID: 71877

ISBN: 0517222604

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Binding tight - appears unread. Dust cover shows slight shelf wear. View more info

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American Steam Locomotives

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $7.98

Publisher: MBI: May 1998

Seller ID: 71583

ISBN: 0760303363

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. Light wear on the board edges................More than 150 color and 50 black and white images take you back to the days when a steam whistle heraled the arrival of modern transportaion. View more info

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Steam Locomotives

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Lowe & B. Hould Publishers: January 2002

Seller ID: 71602

ISBN: 0681878827

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. View more info

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Working on the Railroad

By: Brian Solomon; Forward-John Gruber

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Voyageur Press: August 2006

Seller ID: 71438

ISBN: 0760322201

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . Solomon’s writing is lively and interesting, and he often quotes the working railroaders he interviewed for the book. It’s an interesting book to look at, as well as to read. It does a very good job of outlining the job responsibilities of the many railroad employees we so often see at work. Anybody who’s considering a railroad job should read it. -- Railfan & Railroad, October 2006 View more info