Brian Solomon is one of today's most accomplished railway historians. He has authored more than thirty books about railroads and locomotive power, and his writing and photography have been featured in the world's top rail publications, including Trains, Railway Age, Passenger Train Journal, and RailNews. He divides his time between Massachusetts and Ireland.
"This book is crammed full of color photos...is also a treasure
trove of little known facts" - GoNomad.com
"This book will be a useful guide for anyone interesting in learning more about railroading today. And like any good field guide, it will be a useful tool for answering
the age-old question "what the heck was that?" whenever a train passes by." - Booklist