Books tagged: locomotive

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Welford Park - Stations of the Great Western Railway GWR
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Series: Stations of the Great Western Railway, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A well researched history of one of closed branch line stations on the Great Western Railway. Welford Park Station is no more. This was once the busiest of all the stations on the Lambourn Valley Line serving as it did the huge RAF base nearby as well as the village of Welford. But
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: Fishing the Great Two Hearted River
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Riding the rails to Seney, Michigan, teenage Ernest Hemingway and his friend experience Michigan's Upper Penninsula and the Great Two Hearted River. Haunted by a recent disaster in Seney that destroys the lumbering town, the boys discover that though the town may be gone, the fishing is just as good as ever. A fish story for the boy who dreams of a great catch!
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: Ridin' the Rails: 1916
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Young Ernest Hemingway, 17 years old, hops aboard a freight train in Northern Michigan with hopes and dreams of heading south. A strange thing happens to him though that stills his travels, but leaves plenty of room for still writing about the adventure.
Northern Pacific Railway Employees In Fargo North Dakota
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
My eBook consists of small bios of Northern Pacific Railway Employees in Fargo, North Dakota from 1896-1916. The biographical details includes as much ancestral information as I could find on each person who worked for N P Ry in Fargo. The e-book is pertinent to individuals who are railway enthusiasts. It is also a fine resource to learn more about Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN history.
Railroad Employees In Wake County North Carolina
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.&S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
Horace and the Moleman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 137,330. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A lone inventor creates a disintegrator that can erase anything. He uses it to bore tunnels under his house. But, when he drops his device, sending it plummeting thousands of miles down to the subterranean Vickstak Empire, all hell breaks loose. With a beautiful heroine trapped underground, and a molemen war brewing, it's up to Horace, a 24-year-old hick from Missouri, to save the day.
Trains: 51 Fabulous Facts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by GrapevineArborPress. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Trains
Everyone loves trains – especially kids! In this lively, fast-paced book, you’ll find 51 Fabulous Facts about trains and railroads from all over the world. With stunning photographs! Steam Engines! Cabooses! Locomotives! Bullet Trains! Trains that move through magnetic levitation … trains that moved by burning coal. How fast trains go. Who rides them. Luxury trains like the Orient Express.
Tracks
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,850. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Vincent’s sister is swept away by a steam locomotive riding rails that vanish along with her. Ten years later he rediscovers those tracks, and heads down them to bring her back.