Model Railroads Go to War is the only book that covers a large scope of model railroading wartime scenes. Written by veteran author Bernard Kempinski, it spans the American Civil War through Operation Iraqi Freedom. This guide provides detailed modeling information and historical insight, making it ideal an ideal choice for both modelers and history buffs.
- Chapter 1: Railroads Redefine Warfare
- Chapter 2: Beanpoles and Cornstalks: the USMRR in Virginia
- Chapter 3: The Cracker Line: Civil War Railroads in the Western Theater
- Chapter 4: Railroad Guns and Armored Trains
- Chapter 5: Cambrai: the Trains behind the Breakthrough
- Chapter 6: Arsenal of Democracy: American Railroads in WWII
- Chapter 7: Cherbourg: Gateway to France
- Chapter 8: Cold War and Beyond: Railroads in Modern Conflicts
- Chapter 9: Rockets on Rails: Kennedy Space Center Railroad
It also includes:
- A rare combination of historical text and photos.
- Step-by-step instructions.
- Track plans that illustrate how to model a military railroad from various time periods
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