C-Liners: Fairbanks-Morse's Consolidation Line of Locomotives. David R. Sweetland.

C-Liners: Fairbanks-Morse's Consolidation Line of Locomotives

Very Good. Item #6381
ISBN: 1881411109

Halifax: Withers Publishing, 1996. First Edition. Octavo; 80pp. including exhaustive table of locomotive specs, bibliography, and index. Glossy pictorial card cover with wraparound train portrait by Mike Pearsall. Nearly 200 B&W and color photographs and document reproductions. Fairbanks-Morse diesel locomotive ads on inside of both covers.

Oh-so-slight tanning to spine and textblock edges. Textblock unmarred and unmarked.

"C-Line advertisements touted 10 points of superiority: less total weight; more weight on drivers; uniform wheel loading; horsepower to suit the job; shorter overall length; excellent continuous tractive effort; good tracking and good riding qualities; dynamic braking available on any model; maximum interchangeability of parts; maximum accessibility."

Price: $60.00