|David Doyle's comprehensive and invaluable reference guide - listing all Post-War Lionel ever made! The guide is useful for any train operator considering adding something to a layout, as well as for collectors. In addition, it provides an indication of the relative rarity of various items, as well serving as a price guide for values (remember, however, that prices vary widely in different areas of the country, from year to year, and with variations and differences in how items are graded. One person may call an item Excellent while another may call the same item Very Good, accounting for major differences in price). Nevertheless, this guide to Post-War Lionel Trains made from 1945 through until 1969 provides you with the vital information you need to assess and evaluate any given item. More than 500 full color photos accompany 2,000+ listings of the finest Post-War trains known. You'll find listings for the following: Locomotives & Rolling Stock, Accessories, Track & Transformers, Cataloged Sets, and Catalogs & Paper Products. The portable size makes it convenient as a quick reference at any time and in any place!