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.

Hot Spots Horseshoe Curve DVD

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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...
Amtrak 50 1971-2021

Amtrak 50 1971-2021

$24.99

Thinking of Amtrak as America's Rail Trek, it has now lived long (half a century). Noted here are new and refurbished stations, new trains and locomotives - and many lingering issues such as delays and only marginal growth. As travel rebounds from the pandemic, frequent...

Big Boy on Tour: Part 2 DVD

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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...
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 Golden Age of Toy Trains 1945-1966 DVD

The Golden Age of Toy Trains 1945-1966 DVD

$14.99

The Golden Age of Toy Trains 1945-1966    The story of toy trains in America during their glory years.  This DVD takes you back to those happy times right after WWII when toy trains, like Lionel, American Flyer, Marx and Kusan, topped every kid's wish list. ...
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.
Little Engine That Could Book

Little Engine That Could Book

$11.99

Little Engine That Could Book By Watty Piper. Here is the classic we all remember with the “I think I can” jingle. It is an “Easy to read” from All Aboard Books, with colorful artwork. 8” x 8”, Paperback.
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.

Night Passage DVD

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Night Passage Filmed on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad using a K-28 2-8-2 Mikado #476, this 1957 Western classic stars James Stewart as Grant McLaine, a soft spoken guard assigned to protect a local railroad. A band of desperadoes that include Grant's kid brother...
101 Cab Rides

101 Cab Rides

$29.99

101 Cab Rides DVD Get on board for the most exciting rides of your life inside the cab of Steam, Diesel and electric locomotives. See all the fast running action through the eyes of the engineers and crew, while experiencing how hard they work as they...