Over 700 illustrations including 500 historic black & white photographs; 18 specially drawn system maps; comprehensive index. Contains at least one photograph of every class of locomotive that ever operated on the D&RGW. Text includes the most comprehensive account of the Western Pacific and the Rio Grande Western railroad ever published. It also presents material which has never received mention in any previous history. Includes: an examination of 35 subsidiary companies of the Rio Grande and another 30 railroad companies that have been involved with the Rio Grande system; a chronology of the developement of the system's trackage--why it was built or bought, used, sold or abandoned. Motive power is traced in detail, including the first complete compilation of RGW locomotives. 1974 Second Edition 1st Printing Sundance Publications. Hardback with protective acetate cover. No DW as issued. Book in good condition, pages slightly rippled at bottom edge due to water damage. All pages readable and without any further damage. 416pp. IX-QW6F-39KU
Rio Grande--to the Pacific! (LeMassena)
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