Tucson Was a Railroad Town
The Days of Steam in the Big Burg on the Main Line
By William D. Kalt III
Signed by author
Join award-winning author William Kalt for an exciting journey through the Age of Steam Locomotives in one southwestern railroad town. As much a part of Western lore as the American Cowboy, railroaders built towns like Tucson, Arizona across the West. Their special culture bred myths and legends that survive today in story and song. Jump aboard for a ride across an epoch now fifty years behind us
Using 400 never-before-published photographs and personal anecdotes, the book tells of the camaraderie, tragedy, human drama, heroic actions, and just plain hard work that characterized this historic era.
ISBN: 978-0-9719915-4-5, Library of Congress Control No.: 2006924320
Slight tear on spine.