Railroads and Weather

From Fogs to Floods and Heat to Hurricanes, the Impacts of Weather and Climate on American Railroading

  • Authors
  • Stanley¬†A.¬†Changnon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Stanley A. Changnon
    Pages 1-7
  3. Stanley A. Changnon
    Pages 9-25
  4. Stanley A. Changnon
    Pages 65-91
  5. Stanley A. Changnon
    Pages 93-109
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 115-125

About this book


This award-winning "must-read" for weather and railroad buffs is the first book to cover the impacts of major storms of the last hundred years on this massive American industry. Includes 210 historic and color train photos and special Katrina coverage.


Hurricane Katrina Meteorology Railroad Storm Technology Transportation Weather

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