Trains Go to War

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Trains Go to War, a special issue from Classic Trains, takes you behind the scenes of the rail industry as it served major war efforts from the 1860s through the 1960s. This edition includes rare color photos as well as coverage of European and Asian war zones.

Digital edition powered by Zinio™ and compatible with PC, Macintosh®, Android™ via Google Play™ app, iOS™ via AppStoreSM, and Win8 devices.
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Stories include:

  • CIVIL WAR: When Railroading Went to War. 
  • WORLD WAR I: Railroads at the Front. 
  • WORLD WAR II: Military Railway Service in Italy. 
  • WORLD WAR II: Herr Goebbels Was Wrong.
  • KOREAN WAR: Why We Never Stopped the Red Railroads. 
  • VIETNAM WAR: Railroading Where the Competition is a War. 
  • And more!

This special edition features historical text and photographs to show how America’s railroads served in wartime, especially during WWII. Whether you’re interested in railroad history, the U.S. military, or both, Trains Go to War offers a riveting look at war from the unique perspective of rail.

Trains Go to War is now available in a convenient digital format so you can enjoy your favorite hobby on your PC, Mac, laptop, iPad, iPhone and select Android devices version 2.2 or higher. Powered by Zinio™, digital editions are compatible with PC, Macintosh®, Android™ via Google Play™ app, iOS™ via App StoreSM, and Win8 devices.

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