A look at the last bastion of mainline steam power in the U.S, side by side with ALCO and EMD switchers, F3's, and first-generation road-switchers. Includes the affiliated Detroit Terminal Railroad and merged Detroit & Toledo Shore Line Railroad.
A good mix of original paint and the later modern 'GT'. Includes 3 pictures of Detroit & Toledo Shore Line Railroad #76 painted in Bicentennial colors.
Contents:Late Steam Power, Switchers, pp. 5-7;Road Steam Power, pp. 8-34;Switchers (S2, S4, S4m, Boxcab, SC, NW2, SW7, SW9, SW1200, SW900), pp. 35-55;Cab Units (F3A), pp. 56-65;First-Generation Road-Switchers (RS1, GP7, GP9, 4444, GP9R, GP18), pp. 66-115;SEMTA, pp. 116-118;Detroit & Toledo Shore Line Railroad, pp. 119-125;Detroit Terminal Railroad, pp. 126-128.
Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.