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 Posted: Sat Jul 8th, 2017 05:16 am
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Chriss H



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Michael M wrote: It's not like I really needed another book.  My railroad library consists of about 60 books right now.  But, I've been accumulating over some 40+ years.  Just don't tell the wife I ordered another.

That's nothing! While I only have around 20-30 RR books, my US numismatic literature collection is so dang big, I need a storage unit to hold it all right now. :shades:
The thing with the RR books, is the cost. Most of the really good books are close to $100 or more it seems. My last two I found for steal, but I had to wait over a year of searching and hunting for the bargains. 
My most wanted RR book at the moment, is going to be a tough one to find affordable and in the quality I'm willing to settle for; "The Shay Locomotive: Titan of timber" by Michael Koch! :shocked:
https://www.google.com/search?q=the+shay+locomotive+titan+of+the+timber&oq=the+shay+titan+of+timber



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I'm a Colorado mining district afficianado. Planning a layout in HOn3 based on the Gilpin County area.
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