Steam Locomotives of the Burlington Route

By: CORBIN, Bernard G.; KERKA, William F.

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This work offers detailed descriptions of the steam locomotives used on the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad, or the "Burlington Route". With over 530 illustrations, including b&w photos, drawings, specifications of engines, route maps, and rosters. Also provided is a history of the railroad, which grew rapidly as its lines spread west across the plains from Chicago. Includes a color frontis painting of a Burlington train underway by Alvin F. Stauffer. --- In blue paper-covered boards backed in pale blue cloth, with dark blue spine titling. Jacket with color photo of a Burlington steam locomotive on the tracks. --- A clean, bright, tightly-bound copy lacking apparent damages. Jacket with some small tears to edges and a little soiling, else in good shape and protected in clear removable mylar wrapper. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 320 pages

Title: Steam Locomotives of the Burlington Route

Author Name: CORBIN, Bernard G.; KERKA, William F.

Categories: >>Railroads, Aviation & Transportation,

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1978

ISBN Number: 0517261952

ISBN Number 13: 9780517261958

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 83077