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Railroad schemes

by Cecelia Holland

  • 52 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .
Written in

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Gold mines and mining -- Fiction,
    • Large type books,
    • California -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCecelia Holland.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.O348 R35 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination428 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages428
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL696176M
      ISBN 100786213213
      LC Control Number97043661

      This book discusses acrylics mapping. and our other book: The Model Railroad Hobbyist’s Guide to lacquer-based painting in a post-Floquil world covers solvent-based paints. If you prefer water-soluble pre-thinned model paints as I do, then I want to help you make an easy transition in a post-Floquil world to painting with water-based acrylics.   rail memorabilia of writer As I left Chicago recently on Amtrak’s Capitol Limited, riding over former New York Central rails toward Cleveland on almost the same schedule as New York Central’s Lake Shore Limited, I ate dinner in the diner and then lay in my bed looking out the window at the lights of Northern Indiana and Ohio.

      Trailer Train’s first employee was Ed Martin, borrowed from the Pennsylvania Railroad. On Decem , the first Board of Directors meeting was held during which Trailer Train’s first rail cars, foot flat cars capable of hauling two standard ft trailers were purchased from the Pennsylvania Railroad. Operations began.   The book is the one that tells the history all the way to today, and contains several photos that were taken by Eric (I know his last name starts with an O) C-LINER , I know the ETT went into effect on 11/25/ but just like a timetable it ends on another date.

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Railroad Schemes book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An acclaimed historical novelist takes readers on a dangerous ride /5.

Railroad schemes opens as fifteen year old Lily Viner's abusive father Jewell is in cahoots with King Callahan and his gang to rob the railroad money coming into Virginia City via stagecoach, and they use Lily as a red herring to bait the trap. Things go terribly wrong, Lily's father is killed and King Callahan, the robber with a heart of gold /5(6).

Buy a cheap copy of Railroad Schemes book by Cecelia Holland. An acclaimed historical novelist takes readers on a dangerous ride through the Old West, alongside an orphaned young woman and the railroad bandit who has adopted Free shipping over $/5(5). In Railroad Schemes, Holland introduced us to one of the most compelling characters she has ever created: Lily Viner, a young girl raised in the harsh mining camps of Virginia City, rescued by the legendary "King" Callahan, a wild Irish outlaw, only Railroad schemes book lose him in a battle with the railroad barons who controlled the Western frontier.

Now, in Lily Nevada, Cecelia Holland con/5. Railroad Schemes Cecelia Holland, Author Forge $23 Set in s California as the transcontinental railroad is gobbling up land near Los Angeles, the absorbing narrative pits a charismatic.

Get this from a library. Railroad schemes. [Cecelia Holland] -- The adventures of a bank robber in s California and the year-old girl who keeps him company. He is King Callahan and he has declared war on greedy railroad barons, she is sweet Lily, who reads.

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This is a fascinating picture of San Francisco in the days of its brawling streets and railroad barons. The book seethes with energy. A fine sequel to Railroad Schemes which reaffirms Cecelia Holland's status as a master of the historical novel/5(4).

An unlikely banditry duo—a 30ish Irish ÇmigrÇ and a year- old girl who packs a Remington and reads Jane Austen—profit (and lose) in the railroad wars: Holland's latest gritty, action- thumping tale set in Old Los Angeles (Pacific Street,etc.).

Lily Springbreeze Viner, motherless daughter of a small-time gambler and crook who taught her to shoot but wouldn't allow her to go Author: Cecelia Holland.

Railroad Schemes (Book): Holland, Cecelia: Lily Viner's father was a hard man, a claim-jumper and petty highwayman working out of Virginia City, Nevada Territory, but he was all the family she had. So when a stagecoach robbery goes bad, and he is killed in the shootout, she is left completely alone.

But it is Lily's good fortune that the robbery was planned by the strange Irish outlaw known. Like the first book, contains personal commentary and colorful anecdotes about life on “the Lehigh,” but does not cover these areas in the same depth as the New York Division book.

Lehigh Valley Railroad Diesel Paint Schemes (), by Carl Steckler (cjs9 at cornell dot edu), 40 Simms Hill Rd, Dryden, NYA complete listing Written: Mont Saint Michel and Chartres is a book written by the American historian and scholar Henry Adams ().

Adams wrote this book, a meditative reflection on medieval culture, well after his historical masterpiece, The History of the United States of. A pyramid scheme is a sketchy and unsustainable business model, where a few top-level members recruit newer members, who pay upfront costs up Author: Andrew Bloomenthal.

The adventures of a bank robber in s California and the year-old girl who keeps him company. He is King Callahan and he has declared war on greedy railroad barons, she is sweet Lily, who reads classics when not holding a gun. One of these days, he says, he will give up crime to look after her.

By the author of Pacific Street. The Missouri–Kansas–Texas Railway (reporting mark MKT) is a former Class I railroad company in the United States, with its last headquarters in ished in under the name Union Pacific Railway, Southern Branch, it came to serve an extensive rail network in Locale: Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Many colorful paint schemes were in use by railroads and lessors, large and small, and they are shown here, including many Incentive Per Diem schemes. A complete production roster of the box cars built is also provided. Coverage includes foot as well as foot inside-post cars, foot outside-post cars, and foot inside- and outside-post.

The Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (reporting mark DRGW), often shortened to Rio Grande, D&RG or D&RGW, formerly the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad, was an American Class I railroad company.

The railroad started as a 3 ft ( mm) narrow-gauge line running south from Denver, Colorado in It served mainly as a transcontinental bridge line between Denver, and Salt Lake City, arters: Denver, Colorado.

The book covers Conrail’s “Rainbow Years” in New Jersey’s commuter region, when motive power in a variety of patched-out color schemes from NJDOT and predecessor railroads operated through the area.

A smattering of freshly painted Conrail blue locomotives, as well as other railroads’ locomotives that were purchased to alleviate power. This book presents stories that uncover the “hidden” aspects of Jackson’s general history, including ordinary people who faced extraordinary challenges and extraordinary people who fell from grace.

Readers will be introduced to unsung heroes, colorful characters, scandals and schemes and landmarks with intriguing backstories. Mike Sosalla's Rock Island Photo History Site I thought I would start a site to feature Rock Island's diesel roster and the various paint schemes and conditions of the them over time.

without the assistance of Paul Hunnell who has shared slides but more so his wealth of information on the Rock Island railroad The book "Rock Island.This soft cover book contains vintage photographs of passenger equipment and car rosters for the Delaware and Hudson Railroad.

This book is a must for all modelers and fans of Delaware and Hudson Railroad passenger trains! Cars are shown in several different paint, striping and lettering schemes.Railroad Slide Rule Cary Railway Conquest Talbot Railroad Field Engineer Shunk Railway Roadbed & Track Prior Railway Engineer IME-GB Railroad Engrs Field Book Godwin Field Manual for Engineers Philbrick Railway Engineering C B Smith Railroad Engrs Field Book Henck Engineer's Field Book Cross