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2016 Rte66Railway Cover lowresDecExpanded second edition! 16 more pages!

Now available to order for the holidays, Route 66 Railway is the only book to explore the relationship between the Santa Fe/BNSF Railways and historic U.S. 66 in the Southwest. Download an order form here or visit www.larhf.org. Visit the Route 66 page for full details.

For 90 years and over 800 miles, the highway and railroad have been constant companions through California, Arizona and New Mexico. This hardcover book is a visual road trip across these iconic routes, with a brief tour of Midwest states such as Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma.

Published by the Los Angeles Railroad Heritage Foundation, enjoy nearly 300 images of modern and classic trains, vintage motels, neon diners, quirky curio shops and spectacular scenery.

Hardbound with dust jacket, 192 pages, nearly 300 photos (mostly color)

Color endpaper maps, postcards & memorabilia

$45.00 + $6 shipping (CA residents add 9% tax)

ISBN# 978-0-615-21407-8

DEALERS: Please call 626-458-4449 or email info(a)larhf.org

Sample pages:

The opening pages of "Two Men Named Cyrus"

The opening pages of “Two Men Named Cyrus”

Sample pages from the chapter, "The Ghost of Tom Joad."

Sample pages from the chapter, “The Ghost of Tom Joad.”

From the new chapter, “Milepost 90”:

R66R Milepost 90 p187R66R Steam66 p181R66R Springfield p156