Archives for April 2014

Q&A with “On Track” author Rick Laubscher

Rick is the president of Market Street Railway and a longtime railfan. I recently spoke with Rick about his new book, On Track: A Field Guide to San Francisco’s Historic Streetcars & Cable Cars, a guidebook that can teach anyone and everyone—train enthusiasts and SF locals included—a thing or two about these beautiful and practical forms […]

Q&A with “Sierra Stories” author Gary Noy

I recently spoke with Gary Noy about his new book, Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues. Who is Gary? Well, in the words of Heyday publisher Malcolm Margolin: Gary Noy is a scholar, a teacher, a mentor, and a thoroughly decent man. He taught history at Sierra College in Rocklin for more […]