Santa Fe Steam Compendium Volume 2 – Modern Locomotives [RESERVATION]

$150.00

By Joseph A. Strapac.

Noted locomotive historian Joseph A. Strapac returns to the Santa Fe to complete his monumental Santa Fe Steam Compendium.  Building on the work of scholars before him, Strapac has located lost locomotives and returned them to the roster.  He has tracked down locomotives from Santa Fe subsidiaries and acquired lines, providing the fullest, most detailed picture ever of the complete roster of Santa Fe steam locomotives.  Chapters include:

Lavishly illustrated with photos of each type and most classes, many from famous photographers such as Kistler, Kindig, Steinheimer and others, this is a must have for the serious fan of the Santa Fe or steam locomotives.  698 pages, 900 photos.  Hardbound.

This is a Reservation.  The book is in hand and ready to print.  The Society needs about 150 reservations to print this book.  We will make the decision to print in October and the book will ship shortly thereafter.  If the Society decides not to print, you will receive a full refund at that time.  The book is eligible for the members 20% discount.

Description

Santa Fe Steam Compendium Volume 2 – Modern Locomotives.  By Joseph A. Strapac

The chapters in this book include:

1 Introduction……………………………………………………………………. 8
2 4-4-2 Atlantic-Type Locomotives…………………………………….30
3 2-6-2 Prairie-Type Locomotives……………………………………….70
4 4-6-2 Pacific-Type Locomotives……………………………………..102
5 4-6-4 “Heavy Pacific” Locomotives…………………………………192
6 2-8-2 Mikado Locomotives……………………………………………234
7 2-8-4 “Heavy Mikado” Locomotives……………………………….300
8 4-8-2 Mountain-Type Locomotives………………………………..318
9 4-8-4 “Heavy Mountain” Type Locomotives……………………338
10 2-10-0 Decapod-Type Locomotives………………………………..388
11 2-10-2 Santa Fe-Type Locomotives………………………………..400
12 2-10-4-Type Locomotives……………………………………………..470
13 Mallet Compound Articulated Locomotives…………………….498
14 Additions and Betterments…………………………………………….558