Berkeley, CA: Howell-North Books, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #52886
Centennial edition. The story of the Southern Pacific Railroad system that dominated the West Coast from Oregon to Los Angeles, Texas, and the Southwest, and of its earliest component, the Central Pacific Railroad. 631 pages of text, approximately 900 photographs and illustrations (7 in color), and maps. 121 of the photographs are by the noted railroad photographer, Richard Steinheimer. A few owner's name stamps on the endpapers and a few of the initial and final pages. Very good in very good dust jacket with three short tears.