Indiana University Press, 2005. Hardcover. Indiana, Indiana University Press, 2005, first edition. Clean, tight 8vo, 353pp. Mylar cover on dust jacket. fine / fine. Item #16666
"A comprehensive examination of railroads in Iowa from the introduction of the iron horse to the present. More than a study of a single, albeit significant American state, Hofsommer superbly relates local events to the national picture." Copiously illustrated with historic photos as well as more recent pictures of both trains and other Iowa places and times.