Widely known for his writing in Trains Magazine and guides to rail travel in Europe and elsewhere, George Drury was also a talented photographer. California was one of his favorite domestic destinations and SP, ATSF, and WP operations were well-recorded by someone who knew where to look.
Contents:Introduction, pp. 3-11,Southern Pacific, pp. 12-63, (includes NWP, Peninsula Commute Service, Tehachapi)Western Pacific, pp. 64-83,Santa Fe, pp. 84-101, (includes Passenger Service, Tehachapi and Cajon Passes)Amtrak, pp. 102-109,Byways, pp. 110-128, (Muni, California Western, Rio Vista Junction)
Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.