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MSB-1601 UP Power 1965-2015 In Color Vol 1 : All Scales : Coming Jan 2017

MSB-1601 UP Power 1965-2015 In Color Vol 1

Union Pacific Power 1965-2015 In Color Volume 1: Switchers, Slugs & Turbines

Stephen M. Timko

Join us for a detailed look at Union Pacific's switcher, slug, and turbine fleet. Explore the "Veranda" turbines, rebuilt SW10's, "Y-series" units, Control Car Remote Control Locomotives, Shop and Tie Plant switchers and more

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MSB-1602 C&O Through Passenger Service In Color : All Scales : Coming Jan 2017

MSB-1602 C&O Through Passenger Service In Color

Chesapeake & Ohio Through Passenger Service In Color 

Geoffrey H. Doughty

After World War II concluded, the Chesapeake & Ohio’s charismatic chairman, Robert R. Young, embarked on an ambitious plan to overhaul its passenger service and invested heavily in new and sometimes exotic equipment. His plans didn’t pan out as he envisioned and he departed in 1954, but C&O remained determined to offer service that would be considered the best. Follow the postwar development of this service and its decline through the color images as detailed by passenger train authority Geoffrey Doughty.

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MSB-1603 X Car Color Guide Volume 5: TLCX-ZTTX : All Scales : Coming Jan 2017

MSB-1603 X Car Color Guide Volume 5: TLCX-ZTTX

X Car Color Guide Volume 5: TLCX-ZTTX 

James A. Kinkaid

The final excerpt in this color pictorial of privately-owned cars. Color galore!

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MSB-1598 Erie Western In Color : All Scales : Coming Nov 2016

MSB-1598 Erie Western In Color

Erie Western In Color

John Eagan

The Erie Western was a short lived but valiant attempt to continue service on the Erie Lackawanna in Indiana.  Everything about the Erie Western is covered in this book, including the predecessor and successor lines.

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MSB-1599 SP Power In Color Vol 1 : All Scales : Coming Nov 2016

MSB-1599 SP Power In Color Vol 1

Southern Pacific Power In Color Volume 1: Switches, Slugs, and Passenger Hood Units

Ed Mackinson

During the last quarter-century of its existence, the Southern Pacific had a very large and diverse diesel roster. Volume One explores the many types of yard power and passenger hood units that graced the railroad's "Golden Empire" in the years 1971 through 1996.

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MSB-1600 Wisconsin Central In Color : All Scales : Coming Nov 2016

MSB-1600 Wisconsin Central In Color

Wisconsin Central In Color

Dean Freimund

The Wisconsin Central, in existence from 1987-2001, was a regional railroad whose eclectic motive power and attractive paint scheme made it a fan favorite. This book displays WC's intriguing operations spanning its entire system, including its colorful acquisitions, with a collection of action shots and interesting viewpoints from several accomplished photographers.

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MSB-1595 Conrail Shared Assets Operations In Color : All Scales : Coming Nov 2016

MSB-1595 Conrail Shared Assets Operations In Color

Conrail Shared Assets Operations In Color

Arthur J. Erdman

Conrail Shared Assets Operations (CSAO) is the neutral terminal railroad started in June 1999 to handle the terminal operations for owners’ CSX and NS in North Jersey, South Jersey/Philadelphia, and Detroit.  This all-color book unravels the complex operation in more than 250 photographs.

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MSB-1596 Illinois Central Through Passenger Service In Color : All Scales : Coming Nov 2016

MSB-1596 Illinois Central Through Passenger Service In Color

Illinois Central Through Passenger Service In Color

Greg Stout

Illinois Central's premiere passenger trains connected Chicago with vacation destinations in Florida and New Orleans. Meanwhile, its more workaday trains offered service to St. Louis and points in Iowa, Kentucky, Tennessee and Mississippi. Here is an all-color review of one of the finest passenger operations to be found on any U. S. railroad.

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MSB-1597 Steel Mill Railroads In Color Vol 7 : All Scales : Coming Nov 2016

MSB-1597 Steel Mill Railroads In Color Vol 7

Steel Mill Railroads In Color Volume 7

Stephen M. Timko

 A continuing look at railroad service in and around the steel industry, including shortlines, class one roads, inter-plant operations,docks & harbors, and more.  Over 275 full-color photos, including the work of several new photographers. 

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MSB-1593 The New River Train In Color : All Scales : Coming Oct 2016

MSB-1593 The New River Train In Color

The New River Train In Color

Bob Withers

The "New River Train" is an annual excursion operated every October by the Collis P. Huntington Railroad Historical Society in cooperation with CSX Transportation and Amtrak between Huntington and Hinton, W.Va., including the remote and scenic New River Gorge. The excursion -- operated every year except nine since 1966 -- celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2016.

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MSB-1594 PRR Eastern Region Trackside w/Frank C. Kozempel : All Scales : Coming Oct 2016

MSB-1594 PRR Eastern Region Trackside w/Frank C. Kozempel

Pennsylvania Railroad Eastern Region Trackside with Frank C. Kozempel

Robert J. Yanosey

Follow noted historian Frank Kozempel as he searches out unique Pennsy operations from his south Jersey home to Harrisburg.  Rare Tuscan Baldwin switchers, a massive four track-blocking wreck, and Off the Beaten Track excursions are just a few of the many highlights.

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MSB-1590 TH&B In Color : All Scales : Coming Sept 2016

MSB-1590 TH&B In Color

Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo In Color

Stephen M. Timko

Over 250 color photos illustrate this important link serving the Toronto and Buffalo gateways for parent NYC and Canadian Pacific.  The TH&B provided 75 MPH passenger trains, heavy industrial switching, local service through the bucolic Ontario countryside, and daily time-freight service.

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