A historical review of Santa Fe's Southern California branch line construction from Los Angeles to Port Ballona, Redondo Beach, Santa Monica and the modern-day operations at Los Angeles and Long Beach harbors.
Included is material on the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad, California Southern Railroad and the various companies comprising the California Central and Southern California Railway companies.
Introduction, pp. 8-12, Ch. 1: The Early Years, pp. 13-36, Ch. 2: Port Ballona, pp. 37-44, Ch. 3: Rails to Redondo, pp. 45-70, Ch. 4: Alsace to Santa Monica, pp. 71-84, Ch. 5: The Railroad and the Trolley, pp. 85-100, Ch. 6: The Harbor Subdivision, pp. 101-143, Appendix, Footnotes, Bibliography, and Index, pp. 144-172.
Omni Publications, hardcover with jacket, 172 pages, 8.5 x 11 x .75 in. More than 240 B&W photographs and illustrations including 9 maps and 4 color plates.