Hogger: From Fantasy to Fulfillment: A Locomotive Engineer Remembers

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iUniverse, Sep 1, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 204 pages
A young lad, stands alongside the tracks in his small town, and dreams of becoming a steam locomotive engineer. Follow Richard Petersen through 42 years in engine service for The Milwaukee Road and the Soo Line, where he rises from #225 on the seniority list to #1 by retirement. Author Richard Petersen paints portraits of the most unforgettable people he met along the way.

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User Review  - alco261 - LibraryThing

Hogger is an exceptionally well written account of one man’s journey through life as a railroad man. The railroad, in this case the Milwaukee Railroad, was an everyday fact of life in the 1930’s world ... Read full review


User Review  - clewdster - Borders

This book was very engaging and humorous. Mr. Petersen is an excellent writer and should continue writing. Would like to see other books by him. Read full review

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