3 edition of The life story of Chas. P. Brown as a boomer railroad man found in the catalog.
The life story of Chas. P. Brown as a boomer railroad man
Brown, Chas. P.
|LC Classifications||Microfilm 88/3090 (E)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 450 p.|
|Number of Pages||450|
|LC Control Number||88890650|
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Charles P. Brown—"a boomer railroad man"—offers in this exceptional autobiography an unusually vivid portrayal of everyday life as a trainman for some of the country's greatest rail lines. An itinerant railroad worker, or "boomer," Brown hopscotched across America between and seeking employment wherever opportunities arose.5/5(4).
Boomer: The Life Story of Chas. Brown As a Boomer Railroad Man, published in This edition, which numbered pages, deleted detail and minor chunks of Brown's life.
Charles P. Brown was born in in Barton County, Missouri. With his family, he moved about the middle west until his father, a. The Railroad Man in My Life and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Share. Buy New. $ Qty: Qty: 1. FREE Shipping Get free shipping Free day shipping within the U.S.
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Book Edition: Seventh Edition. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. THE STORY OF THE RAILROAD "Y” By JOHN F. MOORE Former Senior Secretary Transportation Committee Later Associate General Secretary of the International Committee With an Introduction by FRED W.
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By the end of the book, railroading terms are not an interruption to the story, but an integral part of it. The transition to her identity as brakeman was necessary for Gypsy to stay alive. In her first experience as a boomer she notes she "didn't have the basic moves of the craft to where they were second nature.
It did not take me long after going to work for the railroad that knew I didn't want to live by the phone the rest of my career, so after a visit to our dispatcher's office in North Little Rock, I threw my name in the hat to become a dispatcher.
Though I no longer work for the UP system, I'm still a DS for another class I. I am a year-old railroad fan and I read the book three times and passed copies on to several railfan friends. The story is not over-technical for those unschooled in issues of operating locomotives and, in particular, is well suited to any railroad buff familiar with stem and certainly those with merely an interest in railroads, s: 1.
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