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Central Hobbies has one of greater Vancouver's largest selection of railroad books, with an emphasis on local subjects.
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Title Index by Name

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Titles - A
Author
Title Publisher Price
CDN$
Locn Description
A Companion to Canadian National Railways Passenger Equipment
Gay Lepkey Bytown $ 50.00
10
A complete guide to the Los Angeles Metrolink Commuter Train System
Edward J. Simburger Golden West Books $ 23.95
13 Covering Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernadino and Ventura Counties -
A Friendly Invasion
John N. Cardoulis Breakwater $ 29.98
10 The American Military in Newfoundland: 1940 - 1990. 2nd Hand
A Northwest Rail Pictorial
Warren W. Wing NWSL $ 68.50
8 A Northwest Rail Pictorial with photographs from the collection of Warren W.
A Treasury of Model Railroad Photos
Edited Kalmbach $ 23.75
15 Dave Frary - Malcolm Furlow - John Olson - Paul Scoles
A World of Steam
Nils Huxtable Steamscenes $ 24.95
16 A pictorial on steam engines the world over.
ALCO Locomotives
Brian Solomon Voyager $ 43.98
10 A history of the locomotive builder.
Alco Official Color Photography
Walter A. Appel Morning Sun Books $ 74.95
14 Color Photographs of Alco Diesels
Alco's DL-640 Locomotive
Christopher and Rich MacDermot and Steinbrenner On Track $ 69.95
9 A Year of Demonstrations - A Half Century of Service
Alcos Northeast
Mike Confalone & Joe Poslik Railroad Explorer $ 69.50
9 Beyond Schenectady. Smoke, Guts and Glory. 1969-2006
American Locomotives
Edwin P. Alexander Bonanza $ 14.95
2 A Pictorial Record of Steam Power 1900-1950. 2nd Hand.
Americans on the Move
Russell Bourne Fulcrum $ 28.98
8 A history of Waterways, Railways and Highways
An Introduction to North American N Scale
Kirk Reddie Editor North American N Scale $ 22.98
15 Small Layouts & Basic Scenery, etc.
and they Walked Away
Bruce Jones MBI $ 31.98
5 Racing crashes
Atlantic Coast Line Color Guide
Paul Faulk Morning Sun Books $ 68.69
14 To freight and passenger equipment
Atlas HO Layouts for every space
Atlas Atlas $ 7.65
15 Eleven Layouts. 2008 update.
Baldwin Locomotives
Brian Solomon Voyager $ 42.49
10 Featuring photography from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

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Titles - B
Author
Title Publisher Price
CDN$
Locn Description
B&O Thunder in the Alleghenies
Deane Mellander Carstens $ 22.45
12 A study of the B&O in the Alleghenies
Baldwin Diesels in Color - 2
Jim Boyd Morning Sun Books $ 94.49
14 Baldwin Diesel Locomotive Owners H to P
Basic DCC Wiring for Your Model Railroad
Mike Polsgrove Kalmbach $ 15.95
KR A beginner's guide to decoders, DCC systems, and layout wiring
Basic Model Railroad Benchwork
Jeff Wilson Kalmbach $ 23.98
KR The complete photo book.
Basic Model Railroad Track Plans
Edited Kalmbach $ 17.99
KR Small starter layouts you can build
Basic Model Railroading
Edited Kalmbach $ 18.85
KR Getting started in the Hobby
Basic Painting and Weathering for Model Railroaders
Jeff Wilson Kalmbach $ 20.98
KL Includes instructions for mixing custom colors.
Basic Scenery for Model Railroaders
Lou Sassi Kalmbach $ 23.95
KL The complete photo guide.
Basic Structure Modeling for Model Railroaders
Jeff Wilson Kalmbach $ 20.95
KR
Basic Trackwork for Model Railroaders
Jeff Wilson Kalmbach $ 20.98
KR The complete photo guide
Basic Wiring for Model Railroaders
Rick Selby Kalmbach $ 22.75
KR The complete photo guide.
BC Rail Freight Car Roster and Pictorial
Duane Karam Jr. Various $ 32.99
10 Freight Cars Monograph #17
Billboard Refrigerator Cars
Richard H. & Edward Hendrickson and Kaminiski Signature Press $ 65.99
8 A B&W Pictorial study of Bilboard reefers.
BNSF Railway Company 2007 Locomotive Review
Robert C. Del Grosso Del Grosso $ 56.69
12 and Diagrams II
BNSF Railway Freight Cars - Vol 1
Robert C. Del Grosso GNP $ 66.49
9
BNSF Railway Freight Cars - Vol 2
Robert C. Del Grosso GNP $ 55.95
9
BNSF Railway Southern California Style
Robert C. Del Grosso Del Grosso $ 62.50
10 Cajon Pass, Tehachapi Pass and the Mojave Desert
Boston & Maine Trackside
Carl R. Byron Morning Sun Books $ 79.98
14 Boston & Maine Trackside with Arthur E. Mitchell
Boston Trolleys in Color Vol 2:
William D. Volkmer Morning Sun Books $ 59.95
14 The South Side
Boston's Depots and Terminals
Richard C. Barrett RPM $ 46.17
10 A history of downtown Boston's Railroad Stations
British Columbia Railway to BCRail
Brian A. Elchlepp Monte Vista $ 76.95
11 June 1984 through December 1987
Building & Detailing Scale Model Trucks & Emergency Vehicles
Terry Jessee Kalmbach $ 18.65
18
Building A Lima Locomotive
Scott D. Trostel Cam-Tech $ 18.50
13 The Steam Locomotive Construction Process of Lima locomotive Works during
Building a Model Railroad Step by Step
David Popp Kalmbach $ 23.05
KL
Building City Scenery for your model railroad
John Pryke Kalmbach $ 21.95
KR Ideas and techniques for urban modeling in all scales.
Building Structures for your Garden Railway
Jack Verducci Kalmbach $ 23.95
14 Design and build realistic garden railroad structures
Built for War
Jay Underwood Railfare $ 29.95
12 Canada's Intercolonial Railway
Burlington Northern - Colour Guide
David G. Casdorph Morning Sun Books $ 95.95
14 Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment
Burlington Northern in Color - Vol 1
Jim Boyd Morning Sun Books $ 65.98
14 The Urder to Merge
Burlington Route - Color Pictorial - Volume 2
Alfred J.J. Holck Four-Ways-West $ 77.50
9 Volume 2
Burlington Route across the heartland
Jeff Wilson Kalmbach $ 23.69
KL The Golden Years of Railroading

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Titles - C
Author
Title Publisher Price
CDN$
Locn Description
'C' Liners on the Canadian National
Donald C. Lewis LPD $ 24.95
8 CNR C-Liners in pictures and paint diagrams
Cabins, Crummies & Hacks (& Vans) Volume 5
Henry Maywald H & M Publications $ 45.65
12 Northern North America
Canadian Diesel Pictorial Vol 1: CP SD40-2
Fred Clark Trains Canada $ 44.95
15 CP SD40 and SD40-2 - Acquired New
Canadian National and Canadian Pacific in Northern Ontario V2
Dale Wilson and G.J. Jomini BRMNA $ 7.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian National Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment
John Riddell Morning Sun Books $ 60.49
14 Covers passenger and MOW equipment.
Canadian National Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment - Volume
John Riddell Morning Sun Books $ 68.69
14 Canadian National Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment - Volume
Canadian National in the East - Volume 1
J. Norman Lowe BRMNA $ 6.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian National Railway
Tom Murray MBI $ 39.95
10 MBI Railroad Color Pictorial
Canadian National Railway, North America's Railroad
Robert C. Del Grosso Del Grosso $ 39.95
0 Historical Review and Motive Power Directory.
Canadian National's Western Stations
Charles Bohi and L.S. Kozma Fitzheny & Whiteside $ 60.00
11 Update of Canadian National's Western Depots
Canadian Pacific
Greg McDonnell Boston Mills $ 49.95
3 Stand Fast, Craigellachie!
Canadian Pacific in Southern Ontario - Volume 1
W.H.N. Rossiter BRMNA $ 6.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific in Southern Ontario - Volume 2
W.H.N. Rossiter BRMNA $ 6.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific in Southern Ontario - Volume 3
W.H.N. Rossiter BRMNA $ 6.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 01
D.M. Bain BRMNA $ 8.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 04
D.M. Bain BRMNA $ 7.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 05
D.M. Bain BRMNA $ 7.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 08
D.M. Bain BRMNA $ 8.00
16 Pictures and text.
Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume 10
D.M. Bain BRMNA $ 6.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific in the West - Volume 01
D. M. Bain and D.R. Phillips BRMNA $ 8.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific Railway
Patrick C. Dorin Superior $ 29.95
11 Motive Power - Rolling Stock - Capsule History - second hand.
Canadian Pacific Railway
Tom Murray MBI $ 39.95
10 MBI Railroad Color Pictorial
Canadian Pacific to the East
Omer Lavallee C.M. Bytown $ 59.95
8 The International of Maine Division - Edited by Charles Cooper
Canadian Pacific's Big Hill - A hundred Years of Operation
Floyd Yeats BRMNA $ 12.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific's Dominion Atlantic Railway - Volume 1
Gary W. Ness BRMNA $ 9.00
16 A selection of photographs with full captions
Canadian Pacific's Dominion Atlantic Railway - Volume 2
Gary W. Ness BRMNA $ 9.00
16 Pictures and text.
Canadian Pacific's Electric Lines
George - William Roth and Clack BRMNA $ 7.00
16 Grand River Railway and the Lake Erie & Northern Railway
Canadian Pacific's Western Depots
Charles W. Bohi and L.S. Kozma SPP $ 49.95
11 The country Stations in Western Canada
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 01
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 19.99
15 40' Canadian Pacific Box Cars
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 02
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 21.95
15 40' Canadian National Box Cars
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 02 A
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 21.95
15 40' Canadian National Box Cars Part 2
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 03
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 23.50
15 50'-60' and 86' Canadian Pacific Box Cars Part 1
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 03 A
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 23.50
15 50'-60' and 86' Canadian Pacific Box Cars Part 2
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 04
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 24.95
15 50'-60' and 86' Canadian National Box Cars
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 04A
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 24.95
15 50' - 52' - 60' and 86' Canadian National Box Cars - Part 2
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 05
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 24.95
15 Canadian Pacific Stock & Refrigerator Cars
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 06
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 24.95
15 Canadian National Stock & Refrigerator Cars
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 07
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 29.95
15 Canadian Pacific Covered Hoppers
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 08
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 29.95
15 Canadian National Covered Hoppers
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 09
Timothy J. Horton Prairie Rail $ 24.95
15 Pacific Great Eastern/British Columbia Railway Boxcars (Part 1)
Canadian Rail Car Pictorial - Volume 10
Richard Yaremko Prairie Rail $ 28.95
15 Canadian Pacific Railway from Piggyback to Intermmodal
Canadian Rail Passenger Review Number 1
Edited Douglas Smith $ 23.95
11 Review of Canadian 1996 and 1997 passenger service.
Canadian Rail Travel
John R. Hardy Self $ 49.95
4 A photographic record of passenger train journeys 1964-1991
Canadian Railway Scenes #1
Adolf Hungry Wolf Good Medicine Books $ 12.95
13
Canadian Railway Scenes #3
Adolf Hungry Wolf Good Medicine Books $ 12.95
13 Steam Expo
Canadian Railway Scenes #4
Adolf Hungry Wolf Good Medicine Books $ 14.95
13 Misc
Canadian Railway Stories
Adolf Hungry Wolf Good Medicine Books $ 9.95
12 100 Years of History and Lore
Canadian Railways - Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment - Vol
John Riddell Morning Sun Books $ 69.99
14 Ontario and East, Regionals and Short Lines
Canadian Steam
David P. Morgan Ed Kalmback $ 34.99
11 Second Hand, Torn Cover.
Canadian Trackside Guide 2003
Bytown Bytown $ 24.95
12 .
Canadian Trackside Guide 2005
Bytown Bytown $ 26.95
12 .
Canadian Trackside Guide 2006
Bytown Bytown $ 26.95
12 .
Chesapeake & Ohio Diesel Locomotives in Color 1949 - 1971
Jerry Doyle C&O Historical Society $ 46.95
8
Chesapeake and Ohio Railway in Color: Volume 1
Jeremy F. Plant & W.G. McClure III Morning Sun Books $ 95.95
14 The first volume on the C&O
Chicago & Northwestern Railway 1975 - 1995 Photo Archive
Frank W. Jordan Iconografix $ 27.57
12 A Collection of Chicago & Northwestern Railway photographs.
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy in Color - Volume 4
Michael J. Spoor Morning Sun Books $ 95.95
14 The Fourth volume of a color pictorial on the CB&Q.
Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee Railway in Color
Geoffrey H. Doughty Morning Sun Books $ 69.98
14 Vol 2 - Point of No Return
Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway 1880 - 1940
P.A. Letourneau Iconografix $ 42.49
12 A photo archive for the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway 1880 -
Classic American Railroads - Vol III
Mike Schafer MBI $ 44.95
5 ACL, C,R, CRR,DL&W,DM&IR, IT, MEC, Monon, N&W, RDG, SLSF, SOO,
Classic Railroads You Can Model
Edited Kalmbach $ 25.69
15 A compilation of the best plans from Railroads You Can Model and More Railroads You Can Model.
Colorado & Southern - Southern Division - Color Pictorial
Ed Fulcomer Four Ways West $ 69.98
9 A color guide to the southern division of the Colorado & Southern.
Colorado Central Railroad
Dan, Dell, Robert Abbott, McCoy, McLeod Sundance $ 86.98
8 Golden, Central City, Georgetown
Colorado's Modern Narrow Gauge Circle
Gregory Monroe Fox Publications $ 26.49
2 Colorado's Modern Narrow Gauge Circle
Colorful Colorado Railroads in the 1990s
Ronald C. Hill CRM $ 59.95
2 Color pictorial on 1990's Colorado railroading
Comand Control for Toy Trains 2nd Edition
Besougloff & Swanson Classic Toy Trains $ 22.49
12 Features lionel's Legacy and MTH's DCS systems.
Conrail Color Guide to Freight Equipment: Vol 1
Larry De Young Morning Sun Books $ 69.98
14 1976 - 1987
Cyril R. Littlebury's Canadian Pacific Railway - Volume 1
Donald M. Bain and Lance W. Camp BRMNA $ 25.00
16 1918 to 1933

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