America's Railroads: The Steam Train Legacy

Released: December 1, 2009 • Available in US & Canada
Product SKU: 011301628053
$19.93
List Price: $19.93 USD

Synopsis

If you like trains, you'll love this diverse and fascinating collection of railroading films.

These fun and fact-filled documentaries span the history and development of the railroad industry, from the building of the first trans-continental line to the height of steam engine operations during World War II and the eventual triumph of diesel of over steam.

Relive the thrill of riding the rails across the ever-changing American landscape and experience the challenges, the romance and the day-to-day operations of America's greatest railroads. Take a nostalgic look back at a classic way of life as we introduce you to the people and machines that built the great American Railroad.

Product Information

Discs
6
Run-time
12.1 hrs
Aspect Ratio ?
1.33:1
Color
Color/Black & White
Language
English
Region
Rating
Not Rated
Production Date
Various
Closed-Captioned ?
No
Subtitles

225,000 Mile Proving Ground

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White Pass & Yukon

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Troop Train

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The Steam Locomotive

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The Railroad Story

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The Nickel Plate Story

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The Milwaukee Road

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The Last Of The Giants

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Snow On The Run

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Power Behind The Nation

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Director Crane Wilbur
Actor Art Gilmore
Writer Saul Elkins

Operation Fast Freight

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Director Thomas W. Willard
Writer Frank Beckwith

Narrow Gauge Train To Silverton

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Fast Freight

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End Of An Era

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Daylight Colors

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A Great Railroad At Work

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Clear Signal

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This Is My Railroad

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The Golden Spike

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The Freight Train

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The California Zephyr

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The Big Trains Rolling

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The Big Train

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Science Rides The High Iron

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Return Of The General

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Railroads And Western Expansion

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Railroad Man

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Director Yasuo Furuhata
Actor Ken Takakura
Actor Ryôko Hirosue
Actor Shinobu Ôtake
Writer Jirô Asada
Writer Yoshiki Iwama

Mainline USA

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Lifeline Of The Nation

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Flight Of The Century

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Coast Daylight In The Days Of Steam

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Clear Track Ahead

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