New owners and management bring major changes to the world's largest commuter railroad while equipment from the 1950s and 60s continues to serve.
Contents: The LIRR Enters the Public Sector, pg. 3, The MTA Takes Over, pp. 4-49, A New Long Island 'Sound': EMD Displaces ALCO, pp. 50-108, The LIRR Tests New Technology: Attempts at Standardization, pp. 109-115, The Changing Faces of Long Island Equipment, pp. 116-128.
Hardcover with dust jacket, 128 pages, 8.5 x 11 in., Color photographs with captions.