Purple and silver - a strange color combination that adorns many of the diesels seen in this rare look back at the 'Coast Line.' Follow its operations right up to the 1967 merger with Seaboard Air Line.
Contents:A Brief History, Predecessor Lines, pp. 4-9;A Nelson Bowers Gallery, pp. 10-15;Ansco Color, pg. 16;Nighttime, pp. 17-21;Diesel Roster, pg. 22;Diesel Motive Power, pp. 23-53;Freight Power in Action, pp. 54-59;Passenger Power, pp. 60-90;On Location (ACL 'Hot Spots'), pp. 91-120;Cabooses, pp. 121-123;Charleston & Western Carolina, pp. 124-125;Columbia, Newberry & Laurens, pp. 126-127;The ACL of Our Memory, pg. 128.
Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.