"Richly detailed.... The writing is lively and the illustrations thoughtfully chosen."--"Railroad History""A lively commentary that should prove most fascinating.... A highly readable but serious history of the North Western."--"Chicago Tribune""A comprehensive and well-written study."--"Trains"Vom Verlag:
Leading railroad historian H. Roger Grant tells the story of the Chicago & North Western Railway from 1848, when the Galena & Chicago Union Railroad ran the first train west from Chicago, to the Union Pacific takeover in 1995. With a lively narrative and 173 illustrations, including historical photographs and maps, he reveals the inner workings of a railroad that once spanned nine states and has long intrigued enthusiasts.
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