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.