Cape Breton Railways — An Illustrated History
by Herb MacDonald • photos • 263 pages
CHATTY, BRIGHTLY INFORMATIVE, AND IMPECCABLY RESEARCHED!
This is a book for both casual and academic readers, fascinating in its wealth of detail and winning in its mix of photos, quotes from primary sources, anecdotes, and deeply informed history. Dip into it anywhere, or begin at the beginning, and prepare to be impressed.
Book of the Year of the Canadian Railroad Historical Association