Cloth with dust jacket, 8.5x11", 128 glossy pages, color photos throughout. 2011. Volume 1 is out of print. "The steel mills of the US and Canada functioned with their own heavy duty switching operations and those of related businesses." Includes, among other subjects: raw materials, coke suppliers and coke making, scrap processing companies, slag handling and processing companies, mill service companies, steel companies in US and Canada, company owned short lines, mold manufacturing, structural/fabricated/service/foundry/alloys/forges/pipe companies, Great Lakes fleets, specialty rail equipment.