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Author Index by Initial of Last Name

A,   B,   C,   D

Authors - A
    Title
Cover Author Publisher Price
Locn Description
Daryl T. Adair
The Guide to Canada's Railway Heritage North Kildonan $ 10.00
08 Museums, Attractions and Excursions. Second Edition.
Kramer Adams
Logging Railroads of the West Bonanza $ 20.00
08 A Pictorial history of the logging railways of the western woods.
Jeff Ainsworth
Santa Fe Photo Album Series Volume 12 Monte Vista $ 29.95
13 Santa Fe 3800 Class 2-10-2 Pictorial, #3887 - #3909
Jeff Ainsworth
Santa Fe Photo Album Series Volume 3 Monte Vista $ 31.59
13 Santa Fe 900 Class 2-10-2 / 2-10-0 Pictorial
Jeff Ainsworth
Santa Fe Photo Album Series Volume 52 Monte Vista $ 31.55
13 3700 Class 4-8-2 Mountain Pictorial
Jeff Ainsworth
Southern Pacific Photo Album Series Volume 04 Monte Vista $ 39.45
13 Southern Pacific Northern 4-8-4 Pictorial
Jeff Ainsworth
Southern Pacific Steam Series Volume - 17 Monte Vista $ 39.45
13 SP T-23, T-28 Class 4-6-0 Pictorial. SP T-23 #2302 to SP T-28 #2352/T&NO T- 28 #389-699
Jeff Ainsworth
Southern Pacific Steam Series Volume - 20 Monte Vista $ 39.95
13 Steam Motive Power Pictorial - Los Angeles Division
Jeff Ainsworth
Southern Pacific Steam Series Volume - 26 Monte Vista $ 32.95
13 C Class 2-8-0 Consolidation Pictorial
Alco
Standardized Locomotives buit for the U.S.R.A. by Alco Specialty Press $ 9.99
12 An historic reprint
Edwin P. Alexander
Book Cover American Locomotives Bonanza $ 14.95
11 A Pictorial Record of Steam Power 1900-1950. 2nd Hand.
Amtrak
Book Cover Amtrak - An American Story Kalmbach $ 19.95
10 Amtrak: An American Story is a chronicle of the history of Amtrak since its inception in 1971.
Garry W. Anderson
Canadian Pacific's Trans-Canada Limited (1919-1930) BRMNA $ 12.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
John Armstrong
Book Cover Track Planning for Realistic Operation - Third Edition Kalmbach $ 30.75
K11 Prototype Railroad Concepts for Your Model Railroad

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Authors - B
    Title
Cover Author Publisher Price
Locn Description
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 01 BRMNA $ 8.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 02 BRMNA $ 6.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 03 BRMNA $ 7.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 04 BRMNA $ 7.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 05 BRMNA $ 7.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 06 BRMNA $ 6.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 07 BRMNA $ 5.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
D.M. Bain
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 10 BRMNA $ 6.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
Donald M. Bain
James Jarvis' Toronto and Montreal Railway Photography - 1952 BRMNA $ 35.00
18 All Colour.
Donald Bain
Lawrence A. Stuckey's Canadian and US Photography - 1935 to 1957 BRMNA $ 25.00
18 A photo collection
Donald Bain
The Northern Alberta Railways - Vol 1 BRMNA $ 6.00
18 Volume 1
Donald Bain
The Northern Alberta Railways - Vol 2 BRMNA $ 7.00
18 Volume 2
Donald Bain
The Northern Alberta Railways - Vol 3 BRMNA $ 15.00
18 Volume 3
D. M. Bain and D.R. Phillips
Canadian Pacific in the West - Volume 01 BRMNA $ 8.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
Donald Bain and David Maiers
Canadian Pacific in the West - Volume 02 BRMNA $ 15.00
18 Pictures of the CPR in the west.
Donald M. Bain and Lance W. Camp
Cyril R. Littlebury's Canadian Pacific Railway - Volume 1 BRMNA $ 25.00
18 1918 to 1933
Donald Bain and Ray Matthews
The Railways of Calgary - Volume 1 - The Early Years BRMNA $ 15.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
Donald Bain and Ray Matthews
The Railways of Calgary - Volume 2 - The Later Years of Steam BRMNA $ 15.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
Ian Baird
An Historical Guide to Canadian Pacific Railway Stations in British Columbia Baird $ 24.95
16 Soft cover.
Don Ball, Jr
Book Cover America`s Colorful Railroads Bonanza $ 24.95
10 A Pictorial History of the Rail`s transistion from Steam to Diesel
Don Ball, Jr
Book Cover America`s Colorful Railroads Reed $ 7.14
08 A Pictorial History of the Rail`s transistion from Steam to Diesel. Second hand
Don Ball, Jr
Portrait of the Rails Galahad $ 7.14
04 From Steam to Diesel. No jacket. Used. Tired book.
Don Ball, Jr
Portrait of the Rails Galahad $ 19.95
04 From Steam to Diesel
Balwin
The Baldwin Locomotive Works - Logging Locomotives Specialty Press $ 9.99
12 An historic reprint
Jose Banaudo
Le Tramway du Mont-Blanc Du Cabri $ 9.99
09 Collection: Les trains du Mont-Blanc, Quartrieme volume
Ralph L. Barger
Union Pacific - Business Cars 1870 - 1991 Greenberg $ 69.50
12 A study of the prototype
Howard N. Barr
The 50 Best of B&O Barnard, robertst & Co. $ 30.00
02 Book One. Copy number 3472
Richard C. Barrett
Boston's Depots and Terminals RPM $ 46.17
13 A history of downtown Boston's Railroad Stations
Ralph Beaumont
Book Cover Heckman`s Canadian Pacific A Photographic Journey Beaumont $ 60.00
FC Joseph William Heckman was a photographer with the CPR from 1898 to 1915. This is a selection from the 4,000+ glass plate photographs he took.
Ralph Beaumont
Book Cover Steam Trains to the Bruce Boston Mills $ 90.00
10 1977 hardcover - A short History of the Toronto, Grey and Bruce.
Lucius Beebe
Highball - A Pageant of Trains Bonanza $ 2.99
08 Ex library book. Damaged.
Lucius Beebe
Book Cover Highliners Bonanza $ 30.00
04 A Railroad Album. Jacket Covered.
Lucius Beebe
Book Cover Trains in Transistion Bonanza $ 9.99
10 The Third volume in Lucius Beebe's trilogy on the saga of American Railroading. Used. Cover on Dust Jacket
Ted Benson
Book Cover Mother Lode Shortline - Used Carstens $ 14.95
15 A Sierra Railroad Pictorial
Ted Benson
One Track Mind Stoddart $ 49.99
10 Photographic Essays on Western railroads
Ted/Dick/Dale/Dave Benson, Dorn, Sanders, Stabley
Book Cover Western Pacific's Finale Decade White River $ 89.95
10 72-82, Western Pacific's Final Decade, is an uncommon look at the last independent years of an uncommon carrier
Gerald M. Best
Book
Cover Nevada County Narrow Gauge Heimburger $ 45.90
09 This is the story of the "Never Come-Never Go" . .
Ian Bickle
Turmoil and Triumph Detselig $ 29.95
12 The controversial Railway to Hudsons Bay
Charles Bohi
Canadian National's Western Depots Railfare $ 24.99
13 1977 Printing. Used.
Charles Bohi and L.S. Kozma
Book Cover Canadian National's Western Stations Fitzheny & Whiteside $ 60.00
10 Update of Canadian National's Western Depots
C.W. Bohi and L.S. Kozma
Canadian Pacific in Alberta and Saskatchewan - Volume 1 BRMNA $ 6.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
Charles W. Bohi and L.S. Kozma
Book
Cover Canadian Pacific's Western Depots SPP $ 49.95
10 The country Stations in Western Canada
Bohn/Petschek
Kinsey - Photographer Chronicle Books $ 49.99
04 The Locomotive Portraits. Softcover.
Harold A. Boner
Book Cover The Giant's Ladder Kalmbach $ 25.00
03 David H. Moffat and his railroad.
Jan Booth
Canadian Pacific in the Selkirks - Volume 1 BRMNA $ 12.00
18 100 Years in Rogers Pass
Derek Booth
Book
Cover Railways of Southern Quebec Vol II Revised Hard Cover Railfare $ 49.95
12 From the Richelieu to the Chaudiere
Joseph P. Boreskie, MD
Book Cover Canadian Steam The Railroad Press $ 22.75
13 In The Prairies, Towns & Cities
Dominic Bourgeois
Book
Cover Delaware & Hudson - Bridge Line Freight 1960-1983 Railroad Explorer $ 795.95
12 Volume 1 - The North End
Russell Bourne
Book Cover Americans on the Move Fulcrum $ 28.98
10 A history of Waterways, Railways and Highways
Charles Bowman
The White Plume Railfare $ 9.99
02 A pictorial Representation of the Steam Locomotive
Jim Boyd
Baldwin Diesels in Color - 2 Morning Sun $ 66.59
14 Baldwin Diesel Production Roster in color
Jim Boyd
Book Cover Baldwin Diesels in Color - 3 Morning Sun $ 66.59
14 Baldwin Diesel Locomotive Owners Q to Z plus straglers.
Jim Boyd
Book Cover Steamtown in Color Morning Sun $ 59.98
14 From Nelson Blount to the National Park Service
Ken Boyd
The Art of the Locomotive Voyageur Press $ 63.25
12 150 detailed images of locomotives.
Bill Bradley
The Last of the Great Stations Interurban Press $ 32.95
08 50 Years of the Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal - Golden Anniversary Edition
J. Patrick Bray
Book Cover Southern Pacific Facilities in Color Vol2 Morning Sun $ 81.59
14 LAUPT to New orleans
William J. Brennan
Book Cover The Lionel Inspiration Morning Sun $ 71.45
14 The Lionel Inspiration
BRMNA
Canadian National in the East - Volume 3 BRMNA $ 6.00
18 Pictures and text.
BRMNA
Canadian National in the East - Volume 4 BRMNA $ 10.00
18 Pictures and text.
BRMNA
Canadian National in the West - Volume 6 BRMNA $ 9.00
18 Pictures and text.
BRMNA
Memories of Canadian Pacific Steam in B.C. - Volume 1 BRMNA $ 12.00
18 Pictures and text.
BRMNA
The Great Northern and Northern Pacific in Canada - Volume 1 BRMNA $ 12.00
18 Pictures and text.
Jeffrey T. + Ronald Brouws and Hill
Railroading West - A Contemporary Glimpse Misc $ 14.95
12 Signed by both Authors.
Ron Brown
Rails to the Atlantic Dundurn $ 29.99
11 Explorin the railway heritage of Quebec and the Atlantic provinces
Ian Brown
The Train Doesn't Stop Here Any More broadview $ 29.99
11 An Illustrated History of Railway Stations in Canada
Thomas A. Brunner
Rio Grande Narrow Gauge in Color Vol: 1 1947-1959 Morning Sun $ 83.99
14 Empire Contraction and Railfan Discovery
Thomas A. Brunner - NEW -
Book Cover Rio Grande Narrow Gauge in Color Vol: 2 1960 and Beyond Morning Sun $ 79.99
FC Steam Demise and Tourist Rebirth
Roger C. Burrows
Railway Mileposts: British Columbia: Volume 1 Railway Milepost Books $ 40.00
15 Used. The CPR Mainline Route From the Rockies to the Pacific. USED.
Roger C. Burrows
Railway Mileposts: British Columbia: Volume 2 Railway Milepost Books $ 9.99
15 The Southern routes From the Crowsnest to the Coquihalla. Including the GN and Kettle Valley Routes
Pierre Burton
The National Dream McClelland and Stewart $ 25.00
08 Single Volume - Slip Covered edition.
Carl R. Byron
Book Cover Boston & Maine Trackside with Arthur E. Mitchel Morning Sun $ 79.98
14
Bytown
Book Cover Canadian Trackside Guide 2011 Bytown $ 13.45
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Authors - C
    Title
Cover Author Publisher Price
Locn Description
John N. Cardoulis
A Friendly Invasion Breakwater $ 29.98
02 The American Military in Newfoundland: 1940 - 1990. 2nd Hand
Jean Des and Jean-Pa Cars & Caracl
The Orient Express Bloomsbury $ 20.00
08 a century of railroad adventures. No dust jacket.
Hal Carstens
Book Cover Locomotive Terminals & Railroad Structures Carstens $ 18.95
15 Roundhouses, Diesel Houses, Turntables, . . .
Hal Carstens
Passenger cars - Vol. 1 Carstens $ 43.89
15 Wooden Cars - Heavyweight Steel Cars
Hal Carstens
Book Cover Track Design Carstens $ 13.15
15 The Complete Book of Layout Design
David G. Casdorph
Book Cover Modern Piggyback Trailers FCJ $ 43.98
15
Casey Cavanaugh
Book Cover Trackside with EMD Field Rep. Casey Cavanaugh Morning Sun $ 76.25
14 1960 - 1962
Mike Chandler
Book Cover Westbound Bonaventure $ 39.95
10 A portfolio of Western Railroading
Fred D. Cheney
Book Cover Nickel Plate Color Photography - Volume 3 Morning Sun $ 74.98
14 The railfan perspective.
Mat Chibbaro
Model Railroading in Small Spaces - 2nd Edition Kalmbach $ 29.25
K13
Robert J. Church
Snowbound Streamliner Signature Press $ 74.95
11 Rescuing the 1952 City of San Francisco
Fred Clark
Book
Cover Canadian Diesel Pictorial Vol 1: CP SD40-2 Trains Canada $ 44.95
15 CP SD40 and SD40-2 - Acquired New
Bruce Clarke
Narrow Gauge Through the Bush Clarke $ 65.00
09 Ontario's Toronto Grey & Bruce and Toronto & Nipissing Railways
Anthony Clegg
Self-Propelled Cars of the CNR Railfare $ 54.95
11 - hard cover -
CNR
Diesel Locomotive Diagrams - February 1973 LPD Publishing $ 24.95
17 Data Sheets Covering Canadian National diesel units operating in February 1973
George R. Cockle
Union Pacific 1977-1980 Overland Models Inc. $ 49.99
12 Pictures and Diagrams of the UP Diesel Fleet during those years.
George R. Cockle & Paul K. Withers
Union Pacific 1990 Withers $ 44.99
04 1990 Motive power and system review.
Matt Coleman
The Model Railroader's Guide to Logging Railroads Kalmbach $ 25.25
K12
Joe G. Collias
The Last of Steam Howell North $ 10.00
09
Collins
High Speed Trains Chartwell $ 7.99
02 2nd hand.
Mike Confalone & Joe Poslik
Book Cover Alcos Northeast Railroad Explorer $ 69.50
10 Beyond Schenectady. Smoke, Guts and Glory. 1969-2006
Mike Confalone and joe Posik
Rails across New England Vol 1 Railroad Explorer $ 47.95
20 1989-1999 Maine, New Hampshire & Vermont
Chuck Conway
Book Cover Rio Grande Heart of the Rockies White River $ 89.95
10 Rio Grande Heart of the Rockies looks at the dramatic influence of railroad builder David H. Moffat on the Denver & Rio Grande Western.
Richard J. Cook
Rails Across the Midlands Golden West books $ 4.76
08
Roger Cook & Karl Zimmermann
Magnetic North Stoddart $ 50.00
11 Canadian Steam in Twilight
W A Corkill
Railway Modelling David & Charles $ 5.99
13 An introduction - 1979. UK Oriented
Raymond Corley and Douglas Parker
Interurban to St. Albert Havelock House $ 9.95
16 The Edmonton Interurban Railway
John B. Corns
The Wheeling & Lake Erie - Volume 2 TLC $ 44.95
12 Photos and text.
CRM
Locomotives of the Rio Grande Colorado Railroad Museum $ 9.95
09 A Detailed Locomotive roster of the Rio Grande Sstem 1871-1983
David Cruise and Alison Griffiths
Lords of the Line Various $ 19.99
03 The men who built the CPR - Second hand

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Authors - D
    Title
Cover Author Publisher Price
Locn Description
Mike Danneman
Painting Backdrops for your Model Railroad Kalmbach $ 25.25
K12
Mike Danneman
Book Cover Scenery for Your Model Railroad Kalmbach $ 20.89
KD From backdrop to tabletop
David Li. Davies and Lorne Nicklason
The CPR's English Bay Branch CRHA $ 7.99
12 The store of the CPR branch to Kitsilano
Jerry B. Day
Narrow Gauge Pictorial - Volume VII R. Robb $ 36.75
20 Denver and Rio Grande Western Work Equipment -- OA to OZ
Larry De Young
Book Cover Conrail Color Guide to Freight Equipment: Vol 1 Morning Sun $ 69.98
14 1976 - 1987
Murray W. and David Dean and Hanna
Book Cover Canadian Pacific Diesel Locomotives Fitzhenry & Whiteside $ 175.00
MC Used. Covered.
Murray W. and David Dean and Hanna
Book Cover Canadian Pacific Diesel Locomotives Fitzhenry & Whiteside $ 160.00
MC Used. Covered. Cover worn
Steve DeGaetano
Book Cover Welcome to the Disneyland Railroad! Unk $ 53.99
10 The complete history in words and pictures
Robert C. Del Grosso
BNSF Railway Company 2007 Locomotive Review Del Grosso $ 56.69
12 and Diagrams II
Robert C. Del Grosso
BNSF Railway Freight Cars - Vol 1 GNP $ 66.49
20
Robert C. Del Grosso
BNSF Railway Freight Cars - Vol 2 GNP $ 55.95
20
Robert C. Del Grosso
BNSF Railway Southern California Style Del Grosso $ 62.50
20 Cajon Pass, Tehachapi Pass and the Mojave Desert
Charles E. Ditlefsen
Those Magnificent Trains Cedco $ 19.95
08 An American Anthology
Thomas W. Dixon
Baltimore and Ohio's Cincinnatian TLC $ 19.99
15
Otto P. Dobnick and S. Glischinski
Book Cover Wisconsin Central Kalmbach $ 49.95
12 A Railroad Success Story
Gerry Doekson
Book Cover Kettle Valley Railway Various $ 12.95
15 Railways of Western Canada Vol 1. 2nd Edition
Gerry Doekson
Book Cover Kettle Valley Railway. 2nd Edition Various $ 12.95
15 Revised edition covering the Kettle Valley Railway
Gerry & Corwin Doekson
Book Cover Railways of The West Kootenay Part 1 Various $ 10.95
15 The Slocan and Arrowhead areas north of Slocan.
Ian Donaldson
Enter Diesel - Exit Steam (Railways in Transition E. Ontario, Quebec and the Maritimes) BRMNA $ 9.00
18 A selection of photographs with full captions
Ian Donaldson
Sydney And Louisburg Railway BRMNA $ 14.00
18 Carrying coals to tidewater
Patric C. Dorin
An Illustrated Guide to American Train Equipment Enthusisast books $ 27.39
12 Details coverage of Box Cars, Refrigerator cars, Covered Hoppers, Open Top Hoppers, Ore Cars, Flat Cars, Tank Cars, Intermodal Cars, Auto Racks and Cabooses.
Patrick C. Dorin
Coach Trains and Travel Superior $ 14.29
08
Patrick C. Dorin
Commuter Railroads Bonanza $ 24.95
08 Second Hand - A Pictorial Review of the Most Travelled Trains
Patrick C. Dorin
Missouri Pacific Lines TLC Publishing $ 45.59
04 Freight train services and equipment.
Patrick C. Dorin
Union Pacific's Challenger TLC $ 6.95
12 An Unusual Passenger Train - 1935-1971
Geoffrey H. Doughty
Canadian Treasures TLC $ 19.99
12 Two Trains Across Canada - Via and Rock Mountaineer
Geoffrey H. Doughty
Book Cover Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee Railway in Color Morning Sun $ 71.98
14 Vol 1 - Street cars and Electroburgers
Geoffrey H. Doughty
The New Haven Railroad's Streamline Passenger Fleet TLC $ 38.98
20 1934 - 1953
Jack H. Douglas
The Narrow Gauge Silverton Train Paragon $ 9.99
20 A 1972 photo study of the railroad.
Kenneth L. Douglas and P.C. Weiglin
Pennsy Diesels 1924-1968 Hundman $ 74.98
04 A-6 to EF-36
Clifford J. Downey
Illinois Central Color Pictorial - Volume 1 Four Ways West $ 93.99
20 Passenger Service
Robert Downie
How to Use an Airbrush Kalmbach $ 31.95
K12 Tips and techniques with step-by-step instructions for 11 projects.
George H. Drury
New York Central in the Hudson Valley Kalmbach $ 18.95
12 The Water Level Route in steam and diesel
George H. Drury
Santa Fe in the Mountains Kalmbach $ 19.98
14 Three passes of the west: Raton, Cajon, and Tehachapi
Duncan H. du Fresne
Book Cover When Steam and Steel get in your Blood Bytown $ 45.00
11 Recollections of a CPR Locomotive Fireman - Soft Cover
Gary Durr - NEW -
Book Cover Logging Railroads of the Pacific Northwest in color: Volume 1: Morning Sun $ 80.99
FC Washington State

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