Railroad books, cds, and dvds

Chessie Takes a Train Trip Book

Chessie Takes a Train Trip Book

$12.99

This is an endearing story written by Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. and beautifully illustrated with historically- and mechanically-accurate artwork by artist Natalie O'Dell, the book features an original adventure starring the famous railroad kitten and brought to life with the first Chessie art officially commissioned...
Big Boy: Back in Steam DVD

Big Boy: Back in Steam DVD

$24.99

This fun and interesting program covers the 1941-1959 history, 2014-2019 restoration and May 2019 inaugural runs of UP’s 4014 on its original operating territory between Cheyenne, Wyo., and Ogden Utah. 1 hr. 50 min.
Trains: Best of 2019 DVD

Trains: Best of 2019 DVD

$24.99

Watch Trains cover 19 of the most memorable moments in railroading over the past year! Travel across the country hitting high spots, witnessing important locomotives and restorations, and experiencing history.
Hot Spots Horseshoe Curve DVD

Hot Spots Horseshoe Curve DVD

$19.99

Hot Spots DVDs Introducing 6 interesting, informative DVDs from Trains Magazine. Get a new appreciation for train watching along with fascinating facts to bring train watching up to the next level. 75 Minutes each. #86687 Horseshoe Curve (one of the East’s most famous mountain grades...
Big Boy on Tour: Part 2 DVD

Big Boy on Tour: Part 2 DVD

$24.99

Hop back aboard Big Boy 4014 as it travels around the U.S. celebrating the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad's completion. This DVD covers the July-November ramblings of the first operational Big Boy in 60 years as it travels to the Great Lakes region, returns...
UNION PACIFIC'S BIG BOYS

UNION PACIFIC'S BIG BOYS

$29.99

Get the complete story of the best-known and most-popular steam locomotives ever built, including the history all the way through to the much-anticipated restoration of No. 4014.
Return of the Big Boy DVD

Return of the Big Boy DVD

$29.99

Enjoy this program taking you trackside for the historic event of the 150th anniversary of driving the Golden Spike at Promontory. Catch the mighty 4014 to and from Cheyenne to Ogden, climbing Sherman Hill, gliding across the Wyoming plains and tackling the Wasatch grade. 90...
Trains Usborne Lift and Look Book

Trains Usborne Lift and Look Book

$14.99

Here is a delightful book about trains that you’ll love to look at with your little ones. With bright colorful artwork and fun flaps to lift and discover something underneath, this is a keeper. 8.5” x 9”, hardcover.
Train Wrecks: A Pictorial History of Accidents on the Main Line Book

Train Wrecks: A Pictorial History of Accidents on the Main Line Book

$19.99

American history is filled with accounts of misadventure. Steam boilers blew up. Bridges collapsed under the weight of heavy engines. Locomotives crashed head-on because of signal failures. Passenger cars derailed, often with dire results. With "Train Wrecks", Robert C. Reed presents a major historic work,...
The Great Train Robbery DVD

The Great Train Robbery DVD

$19.99

The Great Train Robbery DVD This "spine-tingling and suavely performed" adventure is base on history's first train robbery. Sean Connery, a master thief who conceives a brilliant plan to steal a fortune in gold bars from a railroad payroll car. But to pull off the most...
Turbine Power Book

Turbine Power Book

$22.99

Turbine Power by Walter Simpson covers steam and gas turbine locomotives and trains, how they functioned, and the technology used from the 1939-2003 era that made them go. This is the first book that brings together information about turbine locomotives and trains that collects all of...
Big Boy 4014 in the Midwest DVD

Big Boy 4014 in the Midwest DVD

$24.99

After the UP restored the 4014 for the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad, we were surprised and delighted when UP announced a second outing to the Midwest. 91 min.