Railroads

Last updated: December 31, 2011
  1. The Polar Express
    1. The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg and William Hurt Published: October 30, 1989 Score: 4.87
  2. Nothing Like It In the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869
    2. Nothing Like It In the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869 by Stephen E. Ambrose Published: November 6, 2001 Score: 2.89
  3. Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On the Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar
    3. Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On the Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux Published: August 18, 2008 Score: 1.68
  4. Last Train to Paradise: Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Railroad that Crossed an Ocean
    4. Last Train to Paradise: Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Railroad that Crossed an Ocean by Les Standiford Published: August 5, 2003 Score: 1.42
  5. The Octopus: A Story of California
    5. The Octopus: A Story of California by Frank Norris Published: September 3, 2010 Score: 1.06
  6. Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America
    6. Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America by Richard White Published: May 31, 2011 Score: 0.88
  7. The Travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian
    7. The Travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian by Marco Polo Published: February 2, 2001 Score: 0.72
  8. FDR's Funeral Train: A Betrayed Widow, a Soviet Spy, and a Presidency in the Balance
    8. FDR's Funeral Train: A Betrayed Widow, a Soviet Spy, and a Presidency in the Balance by Robert Klara Published: June 21, 2011 Score: 0.65
  9. All Aboard: The Complete North American Train Travel Guide
    9. All Aboard: The Complete North American Train Travel Guide by Jim Loomis Published: February 1, 2011 Score: 0.63
  10. The White Cascade: The Great Northern Railway Disaster and America's Deadliest Avalanche
    10. The White Cascade: The Great Northern Railway Disaster and America's Deadliest Avalanche by Gary Krist Published: January 22, 2008 Score: 0.48
  11. Stealing the General: The Great Locomotive Chase and the First Medal of Honor
    11. Stealing the General: The Great Locomotive Chase and the First Medal of Honor by Russell S. Bonds Published: October 15, 2006 Score: 0.48
  12. Waiting on a Train: The Embattled Future of Passenger Rail Service--A Year Spent Riding across America
    12. Waiting on a Train: The Embattled Future of Passenger Rail Service--A Year Spent Riding across America by James McCommons and James Kunstler Published: November 6, 2009 Score: 0.41
  13. The Classic Fairy Tales (Norton Critical Editions)
    13. The Classic Fairy Tales (Norton Critical Editions) by Maria Tatar Published: November 4, 1999 Score: 0.31
  14. Conquering Gotham: Building Penn Station and Its Tunnels
    14. Conquering Gotham: Building Penn Station and Its Tunnels by Jill Jonnes Published: March 25, 2008 Score: 0.28
  15. The Call of Trains: Railroad Photographs by Jim Shaughnessy
    15. The Call of Trains: Railroad Photographs by Jim Shaughnessy by Jeff Brouws and Jim Shaughnessy Published: November 17, 2008 Score: 0.27
  16. USA by Rail 7th (Bradt Travel Guide USA by Rail)
    16. USA by Rail 7th (Bradt Travel Guide USA by Rail) by John Pitt Published: October 1, 2008 Score: 0.26
  17. Rival Rails: The Race to Build America's Greatest Transcontinental Railroad
    17. Rival Rails: The Race to Build America's Greatest Transcontinental Railroad by Walter R. Borneman and Norman Dietz Published: September 22, 2010 Score: 0.22
  18. Railroad Signaling
    18. Railroad Signaling by Brian Solomon Published: February 15, 2010 Score: 0.21
  19. Empire Express: Building the First Transcontinental Railroad
    19. Empire Express: Building the First Transcontinental Railroad by David Haward Bain Published: August 8, 2000 Score: 0.2
  20. Twilight of the Great Trains, Expanded Edition (Railroads Past and Present)
    20. Twilight of the Great Trains, Expanded Edition (Railroads Past and Present) by Fred W. Frailey Published: August 30, 2010 Score: 0.2
  21. The Big Book of Lionel: The Complete Guide to Owning and Running America's Favorite Toy Trains
    21. The Big Book of Lionel: The Complete Guide to Owning and Running America's Favorite Toy Trains by Robert H. Schleicher Published: November 21, 2004 Score: 0.2
  22. Set Up Running: The Life of a Pennsylvania Railroad Engineman, 1904-1949
    22. Set Up Running: The Life of a Pennsylvania Railroad Engineman, 1904-1949 by John W. Orr Published: October 10, 2005 Score: 0.17

See also:

  1. Transportation Books
  2. Aviation
  3. Transportation Reference
  4. Ships
  5. Mass Transit
  6. Sheet Music & Scores by Sibelius
  7. Long-Term Nursing Care
  8. Star-Gazing Books
  9. Commercial Business Law
  10. Children's Death & Dying Books
  11. Biographies & Memoirs of Movie Directors
  12. Retail Businesses Books
  13. Business Law Books
  14. Goddesses Books
  15. Earth-Based Religions Books
  16. SQL Books
  17. Eritrea Travel Guides