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Updates: Hot off the press, Fall Morning Sun Books, Used books, DVDs

 

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NEWEST ARRIVALS

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100 Years of Canadian Railway Recipes - Cookbook 38.50
A History of the Andover Iron Works 19.50
A Mill on the Point: 125 Years of Steel Making at Sparrows Point, MD 27.75
A Trip by Rail in the Shenandoah Valley on the B&O RR and Southern Ry 55.75
African American Railroad Workers of Roanoke - N&W 19.50
Amtrak Power in Color Vol 1 48.75
Amtrak Power in Color Vol 2 48.75
Amtrak Power in Color Vol 3 48.75
Appalachian Coal Mines and Railroads in Color Vol 2 Virginia 48.75
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad in Maryland - Arcadia 21.50
Bangor & Aroostook Locomotive Diagrams 1923 & 1938 34.50
Bangor & Aroostook Locomotive Diagrams 1951/1953 34.50
BNSF Locomotive Directory 2013-2014 32.75
Brooklyn Elevated Equipment 60.75
Building Union Pacific 844 19.50
Burlington Northern Historical Review 1970-1995 55.75
Burlington Northern Power in Color Vol 1 48.75
Burlington Northern Railroad Branch Lines 27.75
C&O/B&O in Color 48.75
Canadian National Diesel Locomotives 1964 Vol 1 34.50
Canadian National Diesel Locomotives 1964 Vol 2 34.50
Canadian National Diesel Locomotives 1974 Vol 1 34.50
Canadian National Diesel Locomotives 1974 Vol 2 34.50
Canadian National Passenger Equipment 1968 34.50
Canadian National Railways Diesel Locomotives Vol 2 54.75
Canadian National Steam Volume 2 Misc, 4-4-0s, Newfoundland 27.75
Canadian National Steam Volume 3 Moguls 27.75
Canadian National Steam Volume 4 Ten Wheel 27.75
Canadian National Steam Volume 5 Consolidations 27.75
Canadian National Steam Volume 6 Mikado, Santa Fe, Pacific & Hudsons 27.75
Canadian National Steam Volume 7 Mountain, Northerns, Central Vermont 27.75
Canadian National Steam Volume 8 Switchers 27.75
Canadian Trackside Guide 2014 35.00
Chesapeake & Ohio Coaling Stations 23.75
Chesapeake & Ohio GP7/GP9 Diesel Locomotives 23.75
Chesapeake & Ohio Heavy Pacific Locomotives 23.75
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Facilities in Color Vol 1 48.75
Cleveland Mainline Railroads - Arcadia 21.50
Coal Shippers & Ship Loading 34.50
Columbia, Newberry & Laurens Railroad The Dry Fork Line 34.75
Conrail Atlantic Region in Color Vol 1 1976-1978 48.75
Conrail Atlantic Region in Color Vol 2 48.75
Conrail Under Pennsy Wires 48.75
Dayton & Western Traction Company 23.75
Delaware and Hudson Co Motive Power Dept Locomotive Classification 1930 & 1933 34.50
Diesel Demonstrators 50.75
Electric Traction Along the Stillwater Dayton, Covington & Piqua Traction 22.75
Erie Lackawanna Power in Color Vol 2 48.75
Erie Railroad's Newburgh Branch - Arcadia 21.50
Franklin County Narrow Gauge - The Next Stop is Rangeley- Maine 2ft 50.75
From the Midwest to Florida by Rail Vol 1 1875-1979 100.00
General Electric 70 Ton Diesel Locomotives 34.75
Ghost Rails Vol 10 - Iron Phantoms 55.75
Great Northern Through Passenger Service in Color 48.75
Harvey Houses of Texas 19.50
Historical Guide to North American Railroads 3rd Edition 23.75
I am the Train - Boston & Maine Locomotive Engineer 58.00
Jersey Central Lines in Color Vol 4 Pennsylvania 48.75
John Frank Stevens - Civil Engineer 36.75
L&N 1979 Freight Car Diagram Book Vol 1 34.50
L&N 1979 Freight Car Diagram Book Vol 2 34.50
Lackawanna Railroad in Northeastern Pennsylvania - Arcadia 21.50
Lackawanna Railroad Passenger Equipment Floorplans 1941 34.50
Laramie Railroads - Arcadia 21.50
Lehigh Valley Diesel Pictorial 23.75
Lehigh Valley Railroad Diagrams of Engines & Tenders 1934 34.50
Lehigh Valley Railroad A Selected Look at Locations & Facilities - New York Harbor Region 27.75
Ligonier Valley Rail Road - Arcadia 21.50
Logging Locomotives of the West 32.75
Logging: The Principals and General Methods of Operations in the United States 48.50
London Underground Manual 32.75
Louisville, Cincinnati & Charleston Railroad 36.75
Maine Central Railroad Freight Car Classbook 1971 34.50
Maine Central Railroad Locomotive Diagrams 1923, 1924. 1947 & 1956 34.50
Milwaukee Road Power in Color Vol 1 48.75
Milwaukee Road Power in Color Vol 2 48.75
Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern 50.75
Missouri Pacific & Texas & Pacific Railroads Locomotive Diagrams 1963 29.50
Morristown & Erie Locomotives and Cabooses 1895-1998 32.75
Morristown & Erie Vol 1 The Early Years 48.50
Narrow Gauge to the San Juans 50.75
Nevada's Virginia & Truckee Railroad - Arcadia 21.50
New Haven Description of Passenger Equipment 1956 34.50
New Haven Freight Car Diagrams 1976 34.50
New Haven Passenger Train Consists 1937 & 1945 34.50
New Haven Passenger Train Consists 1952 34.50
New Haven Passenger Train Consists 1955 & 1962 34.50
Nickel Plate Comes to St Louis 36.75
Norfolk & Western's Clinch Valley Line 60.75
Norfolk & Western Steam The Last 30 Years 27.75
Norfolk Southern Locomotive Directory 2013-2014 27.75
Northern Pacific Engines of Growth 1887-1905 60.75
Oddities & Mysteries of the Maine Two Footers 24.50
Pacific Electric Series Vol 1 To the Inland Empire 26.50
Penn Central Power in Color Vol 3 48.75
Penn Central Power in Color Vol 4 48.75
Pennsylvania Railroad 1939 Passenger Train Consists Vol 1 34.50
Pennsylvania Railroad 1939 Passenger Train Consists Vol 2 34.50
Pennsylvania Railroad Floorplans, Folios & Drawings of Passenger Equipment Vol 1 34.50
Piggyback Color Guide Vol 1 A to H 48.75
Piggyback Color Guide Vol 2 I to X 48.75
Postwar Freight Car Fleet 63.75
Railroad Critters in Color Vol 4 48.75
Railroad Critters in Color Vol 5 48.75
Rails Across the Prairies -Ry Heritage of Canada's Prairie Provinces 27.75
Rails Around Fort Worth - Arcadia 21.50
Railway Prototype Cyclopedia Vol 27 28.50
Railway Prototype Cyclopedia Vol 28 28.50
Railway Track & Maintenance 48.50
Remembering the Pennsylvania Railroad 24.75
Rio Grande Heart of the Rockies 75.50
Roads, Rivers & Rails D&H Vol 2 70.75
Roanoke Locomotive Shops and the Norfolk & Western Railway - Arcadia 21.50
Rutland, Lehigh Valley and Ma & Pa Locomotive Diagrams 1950s 34.50
Santa Fe Locomotive Facilities Volume 2 55.75
Santa Fe Los Angeles Division 75.50
Soo Line Remembered 55.75
Southern Pacific Freight Cars Vol 4 Box Cars - Revised Edition 65.75
Southern Pacific Historic Diesels Vol 19 32.75
Southern Pacific in Northern California & Oregon : The Diesel Era in Color 75.50
Southern Pacific Lines Standard Design Depots 65.75
Southern Pacific Ten-Coupled Locomotives 80.75
Southern Pacific Trackside in Northern California 1974-1996 48.75
Speedliners Milwaukee Road's Hiawatha Steam Locomotives 27.75
State Belt - San Francisco's Waterfront Railroad 56.75
Steel Mill Railroads in Color Vol 6 48.75
Steel Rails Across East Carolina 39.75
Summit Hill The Balloon Route over the DT&I RR 21.75
Susquehanna Trackside 1954-1968 48.75
The Race Underground - Boston, NY & America's First Subway 25.75
Toronto Streetcars Serve the City 23.75
Trackside Around Norfolk with Reisweber 48.75
Trackside in Search of Pennsy Towers and Trains W/Geiger 48.75
Tragedy at Southern Oregon Tunnel 13 - SP 21.50
Twilight of Steam 45.75
Virginian Railway The Calendar Years 25.75
Western Maryland Railway Final O.S. 45.75
Western Ohio Railway 20.75
Wet Britches and Muddy Boots- Travel in Victorian America 50.75

INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY BOOKS



American Wire & Steel Company- Cleveland, OH 60.00
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Locust Point Transfer Bridges 27.00
Denver & Rio Grande RR San Juan Ext. Wolf Creek Trestle 27.00
Expansion of the N&W to include the NKP & Wabash 27.00
Maps of Interurban Lines 27.00
Northern Pacific Tacoma, WA Passenger Station 27.00
Pennsylvania Railroad Harbor Facilities 27.00
Pennsylvania Railroad Inspection of Physical Property 1948 70.00
Pennsylvania Railroad Record of Transportation Lines 1940 30.00
Wilfred Sykes The Story of a Modern Ore Boat27.00

SUMMER/FALL 2014 MORNING SUN BOOKS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PREORDER



Milwaukee Road Through Passenger Service in Color Vol 2 Due 9/1/14 48.75
Rock Island Power in Color Vol 1 Due 9/1/14 48.75
West Florida Rails in Color Vol 2 Due 9/1/14 48.75
Burlington Northern Power in Color Vol 2 Due 10/1/14 48.75
Elgin Joliet & Eastern in Color Vol 2 Due 10/1/14 48.75
Missouri-Kansas-Texas in Color Vol 3 Due 10/1/14 48.75
Delaware & Hudson Facilities in Color Due 11/1/14 48.75
Red Arrow Lines in Color Due 11/1/14 48.75
Trackside Around San Francisco 1956-1976 Due 11/1/14 48.75
Atlantic Coast Line in Color Due 11/15/14 48.75
Chicagoland Electrified Railroads in Color Due 11/15/14 48.75
Jersey Central Facilities in Color Due 11/15/14 48.75

COMING SOON - NOW TAKING PREORDERS

72 - 82 Western Pacific's Last Decade Due Winter 75.50
A Very Political Railway - The Rescue of the North London Line Due September 42.00
Art of the Locomotive Due August 45.75
Beneath the Streets-Hidden Relics of NY's Subway System Due July32.75
Chicago America's Railroad Capital Due August36.75
Chicago Streetcar Pictorial The PCC Car Era 1936-1958 Due August65.75
Clinch Valley Norfolk & Western District Line Due September32.75
Delaware & Hudson Bridge Line Freight Vol 2 Due Fall 70.75
Diesel Spotter's Guide Update 2008-2012 Due Summer TBA
From a Nickel to A Token - NYC MTA Due December 32.75
GE & EMD Locomotives Due August 27.75
Great American Railroad Stories - H/C Due October36.75
Hidden History of Los Angeles Transportation Due November 19.50
Iowa Route- Burlington Cedar Rapids & Northern Ry Due Oct 70.75
Lincoln's Funeral Train -The Epic Journey from Washington to Springfield Due June 36.75
Logging in Grays Harbor (WA) - Arcadia Due July 21.50
Lord Ashfield's Trams - London Due September 52.00
McDowell County Coal & Rail - Arcadia Due August21.50
Mine to Mill History of the Great Lakes Iron Trade Due February27.75
Newburgh, NY and the Erie Due September27.75
North American Railyards Due November36.75
Oahu's Narrow-Gauge Navy Rail - Arcadia Due September21.50
Pere Marquette 1225 - Arcadia Due October21.50
Railroad Empire Across the Heartland - UP Due October32.75
Railroads of Hillsboro - Arcadia Due September21.50
San Francisco Trolleys Due Fall23.75
Santa Fe Railway Diesel Locomotive Painting & Lettering Guide Due August65.75
Santa Fe Rolling Stock Reference Vol 8 Santa Fe Box Cars Shock Control Era Due August55.75
Soldiers in the Woods - The US Army's Spruce Production Division in WW1 Due August54.75
Southern Pacific Along the Pacific Coast Due OctoberTBA
Southern Pacific And the Krauss Maffei Hydraulics Due 201470.75
Starr Gate to the Tower -Blackpool Tramway since 1960 Vol 1 Due September 58.00
Staten Island Ferry - Arcadia Due September21.50
Steamboats on Long Island Sound - Arcadia Due November21.50
The Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore - Canadian Ry Stations Due August27.75
Trains to the Trenches The Men, Trains & Tracks that took Armies to War 1914-18 Due December27.75
Traveling with Greyhound On the Road for 100 Years Due Soon 34.75
Twin Ports by Trolley The Streetcar Era in Duluth-Superior Due September 36.75
Wartime Rails Due January55.75

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