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Rio Grande diesels

Joseph A. Strapac

Rio Grande diesels

a pictorial history

by Joseph A. Strapac

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Published by Shade Tree Books, Centennial Publications in Huntington Beach, CA, Fort Collins, CO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.,
    • Diesel locomotives -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementby Joseph A. Strapac.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ619 .S86 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3250298M
      ISBN 100930742079, 0930742095
      LC Control Number83167347

      RIO GRANDE DIESELS - VOL 3/Strapac. Default Title: $ USD. We have a few remaining copies of this book originally printed in The book features Rio Grande cabooses, passenger cars, the Ski Train, snow and wreck clearing equipment, Rio Grande's line east from Pueblo to Kansas City, the SD50s and the last GP units. MTH # Alco PA ABA Diesel Set With Proto-Sound - Denver Rio Grande (1-Stripe) Signature Series. A pictorial glimpse of the final fifteen years of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. The final years of the D&RGW, between and when the railroad succumbed to a merger with the Southern Pacific, this all-color photo book consists of many historic photographs of locomotives and equipment no longer in service.


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