Early American Steam Locomotives

Early American Steam Locomotives

by Reed Kinert
     
 

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Relive train travel's earliest days with this splendidly illustrated story of steam locomotion, from "teakettles" to "titans." Working from builders' specifications, old engravings, and written contemporaneous accounts, author Reed Kinert re-creates, in accurate renderings, the earliest locomotives — many of which were built and used before the advent of… See more details below

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Relive train travel's earliest days with this splendidly illustrated story of steam locomotion, from "teakettles" to "titans." Working from builders' specifications, old engravings, and written contemporaneous accounts, author Reed Kinert re-creates, in accurate renderings, the earliest locomotives — many of which were built and used before the advent of photography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486141404
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
10/04/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,167,739
File size:
17 MB
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