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William K. Ackerman. Historical Sketch of the Illinois-Central Railroad: Together with a Brief Biographical Record of Its Incorporators and Some of Its Early Officers. Fergus Printing Company. 1890. 153pp.

Stephen E. Ambrose. Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built The Transcontinental Railroad, 1863-1869. Simon & Schuster. 2000. 704pp.

Robert Athearn. The Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad: Rebel of the Rockies. University of Nebraska Press. 1977. 395pp.

William Harland Boyd. The Shasta Route, 1863-1887: The Railroad Link Between the Sacramento and the Columbia. Arno Press. 1981. 116pp.

Keith L. Bryant. History of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. Macmillan. 1974. 398pp.

Gordon S. Chappell. Rails to Carry Copper: A History of the Magma Arizona Railroad. Boulder, CO: Pruett Publishing Co.. 1973. 243pp.

Carlton J. Corliss. Main Line of Mid-America: The Story of the Illinois Central. Creative Age Press. 1950. 490pp.

John Patterson Davis. The Union Pacific Railway: A Study in Railway Politics, History, and Economics. S. C. Griggs and Company. 1894. 247pp.

H. Roger Grant. Erie Lackawanna: Death of an American Railroad, 1938-1992. Stanford University Press. 1994. 284pp.

John W. Hauck. Narrow Gauge in Ohio: The Cincinnati, Lebanon & Northern Railway. Pruett. 1986. 309pp.

George W. Hilton. The Ma & Pa: A History of the Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad. JHU Press. 2000. 248pp.

Clifford Kinvig. River Kwai Railway: The Story of the Burma-Siam Railroad. Brassey's. 1992. 236pp.

Maury Klein. History of the Louisville & Nashville Railroad. University Press of Kentucky. 2003. 600pp.

Homer Tope Rosenberger. The Philadelphia and Erie Railroad: Its Place in American Economic History. Fox Hills Press. 1975. 748pp.

Eugene Virgil Smalley. History of the Northern Pacific Railroad. G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1883. 437pp.

John F. Stover. History of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. Purdue University Press. 1995. 419pp.

Clement E. Stretton. The History of the Midland Railway: a summary. Methuen. 1901. 358pp.

William J. Watt. The Pennsylvania Railroad in Indiana. Indiana University Press. 1999. 192pp.

Paul J. Westhaeffer. History of the Cumberland Valley Railroad, 1835-1919. National Railway Historical Society. 1979. 339pp.

Ted Wurm; Harre W. Demoro. The Silver Short Line: A History of the Virginia & Truckee Railroad. Howell-North Books. 1983. 257pp.

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