Vivid, full-Color photographs capture the essence of model railroading and gardening in the great outdoors.
This book features large portraits with informative text by Marc Horovitz, editor of Garden Railways, and Pat Hayward, the magazine's horticultural editor. Includes chapters on garden railroad landscaping, trains, infrastructure, ponds and water features, and other landscape challenges, all illustrated by plenty of high-quality photographs. Gorgeous Garden Railways will strike a chord not only with garden/Model Railroader's but with other garden enthusiasts and homeowners as well.
Introduction, pp. 7-8;
Ch. 1: Garden Railroading Through the Years, pp. 9-14;
Ch. 2: Trains, pp. 15-34;
Ch. 3: Infrastructure, pp. 35-68;
Ch. 4: Railway Gardening, pp. 69-86;
Ch. 5: Landscaping Challenges, pp. 87-100;
Ch. 6: Ponds and Water Features, pp. 101-110;
Ch. 7: Garden Railway Gallery, pp. 111-135;
Appendices, pp. 136-144.
Kalmbach Publishing, softcover, 144 pages, 10.25 x 10.25 x .5, 135 Color photographs.