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Railfare DC Books

Railfare DC Books

This Montreal publisher produces many books on Canadian railway and transit system history. All railway books in print are listed in the Store.

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As far as we are aware all books listed in the Store are currently available at the publisher.
Backordered items take 3-4 weeks to obtain, once we place an order. However, delivery may be significantly longer when our orders are low.

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Railfare DC Books

  • Book "Built for War: Canada's Intercolonial Railway", hardcover

    Book "Built for War: Canada's Intercolonial Railway", hardcover

    Railfare DC Books

    $50.95
    Hardcover book. Subtitled: "Major Robinson's route to protect Canadian sovereignty" This book tells the story of Canada's first attempt to assert its sovereignty, and how the railway, built with military and economic objectives in mind,...
    SKU:
    RAI-018
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    $50.95
  • Book "Built for War: Canada's Intercolonial Railway", softcover

    Book "Built for War: Canada's Intercolonial Railway", softcover

    Railfare DC Books

    $33.95
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "Major Robinson's route to protect Canadian sovereignty" This book tells the story of Canada's first attempt to assert its sovereignty, and how the railway, built with military and economic objectives in...
    SKU:
    RAI-005
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    $33.95
  • Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 2"

    Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 2"

    Railfare DC Books

    $27.95
    Softcover book, with durable lay-flat wire binding. This book series provides rail enthusiasts, model railroaders, historians – plus those interested in all things mechanical and on wheels – with a wealth of information about Canadian railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-020
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $27.95
  • Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 3"

    Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 3"

    Railfare DC Books

    $27.95
    Softcover book, with durable lay-flat wire binding. This book series provides rail enthusiasts, model railroaders, historians – plus those interested in all things mechanical and on wheels – with a wealth of information about Canadian railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-037
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $27.95
  • Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 4"

    Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 4"

    Railfare DC Books

    $27.95
    Softcover book, with durable lay-flat wire binding. This book series provides rail enthusiasts, model railroaders, historians – plus those interested in all things mechanical and on wheels – with a wealth of information about Canadian railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-044
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $27.95
  • Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 5"

    Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 5"

    Railfare DC Books

    $27.95
    Softcover book, with durable lay-flat wire binding. This book series provides rail enthusiasts, model railroaders, historians – plus those interested in all things mechanical and on wheels – with a wealth of information about Canadian railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-051
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $27.95
  • Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 6"

    Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 6"

    Railfare DC Books

    $32.50
    Softcover book, with durable lay-flat wire binding. This book series provides rail enthusiasts, model railroaders, historians – plus those interested in all things mechanical and on wheels – with a wealth of information about Canadian railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-068
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $32.50
  • Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 7"

    Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 7"

    Railfare DC Books

    $32.50
    Softcover book, with durable lay-flat wire binding. This book series provides rail enthusiasts, model railroaders, historians – plus those interested in all things mechanical and on wheels – with a wealth of information about Canadian railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-075
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $32.50
  • Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 8"

    Book "Canadian National Steam! - Volume 8"

    Railfare DC Books

    $32.50
    Softcover book, with durable lay-flat wire binding. This book series provides rail enthusiasts, model railroaders, historians – plus those interested in all things mechanical and on wheels – with a wealth of information about Canadian railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-082
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $32.50
  • Book "Canadian National Steam!", softcover

    Book "Canadian National Steam!", softcover

    Railfare DC Books

    $41.95
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "A Locomotive History of The People's Railway" An updated and expanded text based on Clegg & Corley's "Canadian National Steam Power", outlining the history and technical development of steam...
    SKU:
    RAI-006
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $41.95
  • Book "From Folly to Fortune - The Firing of James Richardson Forman"

    Book "From Folly to Fortune - The Firing of James Richardson Forman"

    Railfare DC Books

    $24.95
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "Collusion and Corruption in Nova Scotia Railway Politics from 1854 to 1858" James Richardson Forman was born in 1822 at Halifax, and returned from Scotland in 1854 to oversee the construction of the Nova Scotia...
    SKU:
    RAI-234
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    $24.95
  • Book "Niagara, St. Catharines & Toronto Rwy - A CN Electric Rwys Subsidiary"

    Book "Niagara, St. Catharines & Toronto Rwy - A CN Electric Rwys Subsidiary"

    Railfare DC Books

    $35.95
    Softcover book. This book tells the story of one of the area’s primary people mover operations in the days before automobile travel became dominant. With electric interurban railway cars and city streetcars serving key towns along the line, and...
    SKU:
    RAI-272
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $35.95
  • Book "Ontario's Grand River Valley Electric Railways"

    Book "Ontario's Grand River Valley Electric Railways"

    Railfare DC Books

    $44.95
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "The story of the area's streetcars, trolley coaches and interurban railways" This book concentrates on the electric lines of the part of Southern Ontario adjacent to the Grand River (plus a corporate outpost at...
    SKU:
    RAI-522
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    $44.95
  • Book "Ottawa's Streetcars"

    Book "Ottawa's Streetcars"

    Railfare DC Books

    $49.95
    Hardcover book. Subtitled: "An Illustrated History of Electric Transit in Canada's Capital City" This book was authored by Ottawa native Bill McKeown, after over fifty years of research. It details the history of the Ottawa Electric...
    SKU:
    RAI-074
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    $49.95
  • Book "Quebec Central Railway: From the St. Francis to the Chaudiere"

    Book "Quebec Central Railway: From the St. Francis to the Chaudiere"

    Railfare DC Books

    $32.95
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "Quebec's Largest Regional Carrier - Volume III in the series Railways of Southern Quebec" The story of the Quebec Central Railway, serving the upper St. Francis and Chaudière River valley regions of...
    SKU:
    RAI-026
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    QC
    $32.95
  • Book "Railways of Southern Quebec  - From the Richelieu to the Chaudiere"

    Book "Railways of Southern Quebec - From the Richelieu to the Chaudiere"

    Railfare DC Books

    $23.95
    Softcover book. This book, Volume II, continues the study, begun in Volume I, of various railway companies that operated in Quebec south of the St. Lawrence River. The featured railways illustrate the many diverse elements of 19th century railway...
    SKU:
    RAI-319
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    $23.95
  • Book "Self-Propelled Cars of the CNR - Endurance, economy and speed", h/cov

    Book "Self-Propelled Cars of the CNR - Endurance, economy and speed", h/cov

    Railfare DC Books

    $45.95
    Hardcover book. Subtitled: "An illustrated history of the vehicles that helped to keep railway passenger service alive" This book details how, in November 1925, CNR’s new diesel-electric car No. 15820 completed its record-breaking run...
    SKU:
    RAI-085
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $45.95
  • Book "Self-Propelled Cars of the CNR - Endurance, economy and speed", s/cov

    Book "Self-Propelled Cars of the CNR - Endurance, economy and speed", s/cov

    Railfare DC Books

    $32.50
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "An illustrated history of the vehicles that helped to keep railway passenger service alive" This book details how, in November 1925, CNR’s new diesel-electric car No. 15820 completed its record-breaking run...
    SKU:
    RAI-093
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $32.50
  • Book "The Mount Royal Tunnel - Canada's First Subway"

    Book "The Mount Royal Tunnel - Canada's First Subway"

    Railfare DC Books

    $24.95
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "An Illustrated Story of the Construction and Operation of CN's Railway Tunnel under Montreal's Mount Royal" This book describes the building of CNoR’s huge complex that became today’s Central...
    SKU:
    RAI-417
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    Roadname:
    CN
    $24.95
  • Book "Tires and Wires"

    Book "Tires and Wires"

    Railfare DC Books

    $49.95
    Softcover book. Subtitled: "The story of electric trolley coaches serving sixteen Canadian cities" Fascinating photos of each city’s system show the coaches, passengers, and in-street running, with the surroundings providing historical...
    SKU:
    RAI-488
    Availability:
    Will be backordered if not in stock.
    Scale:
    All Scales
    $49.95

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