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Burlington Route Passenger Trains Vol. 3: The Passenger Train Problem Impacts the 'Q'
Burlington Route Passenger Trains Vol. 3: The Passenger Train Problem Impacts the 'Q'

Burlington Route Passenger Trains Vol. 3: The Passenger Train Problem Impacts the 'Q'

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Your Price: $59.95
Part Number: fww896
Availability: Out of print. A few copies remain.
Condition: New
Binding: hardcover
Author(s): John F. Strauss
Publisher and Date: Four Ways West, 2006
ISBN: 978-1885614704

This heavily illustrated volume features an operational history on most 'Q' passenger trains, including trains handled in and out of Chicago by the CB&Q for the Great Northern, Northern Pacific, and Western Pacific, and Rio Grande.

You'll view the famous Burlington Zephyrs, as well as short and local passenger consists - along with actual company consist records - and a complete index of passenger car photographs which appear in all three Volumes of this historical series.

Contents:
Acknowledgements, Selected Bibliography, pp. 2-5;
Pro-Passenger Q: 1960-1965, pp. 6-91;
West Wind Declines: 1966-1970, pp. 92-137;
Burlington Northern, pp. 138-159;
Amtrak on the Former Burlington: 1971, pp. 160-166;
'The Dinkies', pp. 167-193;
Burlington Car Roster and Locomotives, pp. 194-198;
Epilogue, Appendix, pp. 199-208.

Four Ways West, hardcover, 208 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., 364 color and B&W photographs and illustrations.

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