An examination of Southern's passenger fleet, its trains, motive power, rolling stock and operations from the 1940s until its reluctant entrance into Amtrak in 1979.
Contents:1941-1960, The 'Silver Trains', pp. 4-21;1960-1970, Disillusionment and Decline, pp. 22-85;1971-1978, Going Out in Style, pp. 86-125;Appendix A: SRR Streamlined Car Roster, pp. 126-127;Appendix B: SRR Passenger Diesel Roster, pg. 128.
Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.