The diesel and multiple unit electric roster of the Long Island Railroad is explored in this Color look from the 1950s to today.
Contents:A Last Look at the LIRR G5's, pp. 4-5;Roster of LIRR Locomotives, pg. 6;The LIRR Dieselization and Electric Traction Modernization: C-420, 25-ton, 44-ton, DS44-660, S1, S2, DS44-1000, RS1, H16-44, RS2, CPA20-5, CPA24-5; RDC1, RDC2, pp. 7-60;Electric Traction on the LIRR Before the MTA Modernization, pp. 61-71;The Era of the MTA: Exit ALCO, Enter EMD: SW1001, MP15AC, GP38-2, FL9, DE30AC, DM30AC, pp. 72-99;The New MTA Fleet of Electric Traction Equipment, M1, M3, M7, pp. 100-106;The Gas-Turbine Electric Demonstrations, GT, GTE, pp. 107-108;The LIRR Head-End Power Cars, pp. 109-122;The Lease Pool, pp. 123-128.
Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.