Classic Trains: Mountain Railroads

Category:
Periodicals
Brand:
Kalmbach Publishing Co.
Price:
$12.99
Status:
In stock
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Added On:
November 03, 2018
Notes:

Mountain Railroads, the latest special issue from Classic Trains, explores railroading's battle with gravity and geography, getting heavy trains up steep grades and safely descending them. This 124-page special edition features new and rare photos, detailed maps, and classic articles from Trains magazine, including:
- Horseshoe Curve in 1940
- Cajon Pass.
- 2-10-4 to Revelstoke, crossing of the Continental Divide.
- Snowbound Streamliner, people were marooned for 3 days in Donner Pass
- Saluda Grade
- And more!