I purchased this as a gift for my partner, and he just loves this book.
Fortunately for us Mr Steinheimer pushed this rather narrow view of photography a lot further and took great photos of trains in an environmental setting.
His sense of composition draws us into the scene and makes us want to look at it again and again.
I purchased this as a gift for my partner, and he just loves this book. I perused it, too, and can see the high quality of the structure of the book, the photography, detailed... Read morePublished 10 months ago by bookfan22
Nice, but a little worn as to be expected with a used book. They got it to me within a week of being ordered.Published 13 months ago by Amazon Customer
Splendid picture choices from Steinheimers extensive work. Beautifully reproduced. The captioning is spare but fleshed out in the appendix. Very few errors. Read morePublished on July 11, 2009 by Mr. Wm P. Mccoy
Richard Steinheimer has often been described as the "dean of railroad photographers" and I see no reason to argue. Read morePublished on December 24, 2007 by JW
Richard Steinheimer has captured in black and white the everyday life and romance of railroading in a bygone era with an incite that earns him a prominent place in recorded... Read morePublished on January 4, 2007 by Craige P. Keen
The photographs capture more than trains, but never less. They capture the beauty of the land that trains opened up. They bring us people, both on and near the trains. Read morePublished on July 5, 2006 by Robert W. Field