Vintage & Modern Diesel Locomotives by Stanley W Trzoniec. Five principal companies have built diesel locomotives- EMD, General Electric, Alco, Baldwin and Fairbanks Morse. The most popular vintage and modern types, from GE’s 44-tonners to Alco RS-5’s are included and covered in painstaking detail in this book showing the fact that these locomotives are still the backbone of our railroad system and have been the prime movers of America.. Trzoniec’s photography gives these behemoths of the modern age their due in beautiful full-color images. Hardcover, 160 pgs. Over 200 color and B/W photos.