This updated encyclopedia of railroading presents history, photos, route maps, and fast facts for 170+ North American railroads. A new, searchable index makes locating information easy and fast. Learn about railroad lines that were abandoned or merged and discover why, plus take a look at major railroads that are still currently in operation.
- Soft Cover
- Pages: 320
- Color Photos: 180
- The ultimate railroad reference book for railfans and history buffs
- All major and many minor railroads from the past 100 years are included
- Statistics highlight miles of operation, locomotives, and rolling stock.