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by TLC Publishing




This book covers the AT&SF's passenger trains at the dawn of the streamlining era through to Amtrak in 1971. Exterior and interior photographs, many taken from the railway's own public relations collection, as well as many other sources, give fresh insight into Santa Fe passenger service, its philosophy, operations, name trains and secondary runs, cars, locomotives, timetables, advertising, and much more.
Download Santa Fe Passenger Trains in the Stream-Lined Era epub
ISBN: 1883089999
ISBN13: 978-1883089993
Category: Engineering
Subcategory: Transportation
Author: TLC Publishing
Language: English
Publisher: TLC Publishing; 1St Edition edition (December 17, 2004)
Pages: 144 pages
ePUB size: 1295 kb
FB2 size: 1359 kb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 987
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sergant
Everyone knows that Streamliners are known not for the exterior, but also for their elegant interior! A bit disappointed on the text of this book. Little reference as far as the interior of the coaches. There is only a brief description of the diesel engines of these Santa Fe Streamliners. Nothing much about the E-units or even the First Super Chiefs. If you really like to know more about these Santa Fe Streamliners, I would suggest the book Streamliners: The Pre-war years and Streamliners: Post-war years. Those book has more information than this book. The photo from this book was COPIED from the book Santa Fe Streamliners: The Chiefs and thier Tribesmen which in my opinion is a little better book but still lacks information as far the interior of these great Streamliners. The only useful I found useful is the schedule. Nothing more.
Naa
I have just purchased my copy from Amazon. This is a wonderful book with more than adequate detail of all aspects of Santa Fe's fabulous and world famous era of streamlined train travel. Great photographs including colour with a shot of the first boxcab in its modified streamliner phase. Thank you Mr Dorin, a great buy at the price. Grab one before they all go!

David Jones, Kaiapoi, New Zealand