New York Subway Cars
From R-1 To R-160
By James C. Greller.
Laminated hardcover, 11x8.5" horizontal format, 201 pages, detail drawings and color images throughout. 4th editon, 2011.
"The fourth edition of the NEW YORK CITY SUBWAY CARS book.
"This popular work, now updated, with the newest editions to the vast New York City transit system. The book starts with the order the new orders of R142, R143 and R160 in detail. There are drawing and color photographers by some of the best urban rail photographers. In the new hard cover 200-page book, all the historical facts from the first R-1 to the future fleet of R188 are covered. The retirement and disposition of the R32 and R40s is also included as well as some work equipment there are drawings of each car with roster information the book features where the great system is headed in the future."