Trains of Discovery
Western Railroads and the National Parks

By Alfred Runte   Trains of Discovery

This beautiful updated, nostalgic history reminds us of the significant role the railroads played in the establishments of our national parks, helping to turn the dreams of America’s environment visionaries into reality. Illustrated with period photographs, commissioned paintings, and advertising art, the new edition now includes detailed information about touring the parks by train, providing a solution to overcrowding and congestion caused by too many motor vehicles. 8 x 10", 106 pages, softbound, color illustrations.

Northern Pacific • Milwaukee Road • Santa Fe • Southern Pacific• Great Northern • Yellowstone • Glacier • Yosemite • Rainier • Rockies • Grand Canyon

ISBN: 978-1-57098-231-6

Price: $19.95

 

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