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THE CHARLESTON & HAMBURG A South Carolina Railroad and an American Legacy

By: Fetters, Thomas

Price: $17.59

Publisher: The History Press: 2008

Seller ID: 50595

ISBN: 1596294205

Condition: New


New, Unread Paperback. No marks or writing. Illustrated with drawings and a few b&w photos. History of an early South Carolina railroad ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 156 pages View more info

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RAIL FACTS AND FEATS

By: Marshall, John

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Two Continents Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: 109776

ISBN: 0846700050

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very Good Hardcover in Very Good DJ with light edge wear, no tears or chips. No marks or writing other than previous owner's name neatly on endpaper. Profusely illustrated with Black & white and color photos. Reference work on the railway systems of the world. ; 7 x 9.5; 255 pages View more info

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A MEMORY OF TRAINS: THE BOLL WEEVIL AND OTHERS

By: Rubin, Louis D Jr

Price: $15.99

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 96020

ISBN: 157003382x

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New & Unread Hardcover with Dust Jacket. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder mark. First Edition with full number line. ; The author, a retired university English professor and founder of Algonquin Books, chronicles his fascination with steam locomotives that he rode and photographed in the days before diesel-powered trains. He focuses on the southeastern and Middle Atlantic states, where he lived and worked. ; 9 x 9.25; 182 pages View more info

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A MEMORY OF TRAINS: THE BOLL WEEVIL AND OTHERS

By: Rubin, Louis D Jr

Price: $15.99

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 96021

ISBN: 157003382x

Condition: New in New dust jacket


This is the way that Louis D. Rubin, Jr., remembers steam railroading during the days when trains were still the dominant mode of American intercity travel. In the years after the Second World War, as a young newspaperman, he spent much of his time riding and photographing trains. It was a time when coal-powered Iron Horses were giving way to diesel-electric locomotives.Railfans and general readers alike will enjoy this memoir featuring more than one hundred of Rubin's photographs. This account tells of the role that railroads and railroading played in his life as a child and youth and as a... View more info

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A MEMORY OF TRAINS: THE BOLL WEEVIL AND OTHERS

By: Rubin, Louis D Jr

Price: $15.99

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 96022

ISBN: 157003382x

Condition: New in New dust jacket


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THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE LOCOMOTIVE, A POPULAR HISTORY 1803-1896

By: Stretton, Clement E

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1989

Seller ID: 54447

ISBN: 1851702474

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Light wear and one short tear on the back top edge. DJ flaps creased. Gift inscription on endpaper; no marks or writing in text. Price clipped from DJ. A modern reprint of the original 1896 edition published by Crosby Lockwood and Son, London. Scan shows actual copy. View more info

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THE LOCOMOTIVES THAT BALDWIN BUILT

By: Westing, Fred

Price: $15.99

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1966

Seller ID: 101899

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover in Dust Jacket with edge wear at top of spine. No marks or writing. Included in the text is a complete facsimile of The Original History of the Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831-1923; plus over 300 photographs. ; 8.5 x 11; 192 pages View more info