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Robertson, Donald B.

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ISBN 10: 0870043854 / ISBN 13: 9780870043857
Editore: Caxton Printers, Caldwell, ID, 1998
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Includes 368 pages of maps, photographs and technical data on the history of railroading in California. There are detailed reports on dates of operation, mergers, miles of track, maximum grade, gauge and rail weight, plus the history of thousands of locomotives. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. Codice inventario libreria 38443

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Casa editrice: Caxton Printers, Caldwell, ID

Data di pubblicazione: 1998

Legatura: Hardcover

Condizione sovraccoperta: Dust Jacket Included

Edizione: First edition, first printing

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Volume IV of Encyclopedia of Western Railroad History is dedicated entirely to California. Detailed company descriptions include dates of operation, miles of track, maximum grade, gauge, rail weight, and the histories of thousands of locomotives. The information in the book was gleaned from federal and state government data, and newspapers of the period.

About the Author:

Donald B. Robertson was born and reared in Nampa, Idaho. He was a proofreader for the weekly newspaper in high school and during the summer of 1941 he worked on the local section gang of the Union Pacific. The war years, 1942-46, were spent in the merchant marine where he was ship's purser. In 1948 he graduated from University of Idaho. Railroad history became a hobby about 1968 and became a serious advocation in 1970.

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