Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.
Volume 1 traverses the former Spokane, Portland & Seattle lines in Washington State including the main line between Vancouver and Spokane and the Goldendale Branch. This title features many photographs of ALCO's and transition paint!
In this title are lots of post-BN merger paint schemes, run through power from Western Pacific and Southern Pacific, and many scenic vistas featuring the Columbia River, massive bridges and trestles and the vast expanse of the Columbia Plain.
Contents:Vancouver to Wishram, pp. 4-49,Wishram to Pasco, pp. 50-76,Pasco to Spokane, pp. 77-118,Bits and Pieces (Goldendale Branch), pp. 119-128.