Encyclopedia of Trains and Locomotives

Encyclopedia of Trains and Locomotives

by C. J. Riley
     
 

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Alphabetically organized, fully cross-referenced, and densely illustrated, The Encyclopedia of Trains & Locomotives was written by noted tram historian C.J. Riley to be the perfect handbook for any train enthusiast. Included in the pages of this comprehensive volume are the most significant innovations in locomotive technology as well as the most important and…  See more details below

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Alphabetically organized, fully cross-referenced, and densely illustrated, The Encyclopedia of Trains & Locomotives was written by noted tram historian C.J. Riley to be the perfect handbook for any train enthusiast. Included in the pages of this comprehensive volume are the most significant innovations in locomotive technology as well as the most important and colorful characters from the history of the "iron horse."

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A glorious celebration of railroads of the world. Myriad excellent period & contemporary photos, drawings in color and b&w. Text is an alphabetical arrangement of names: lines, executives, designers, bridges, equipment. Published as MetroBooks of Michael Friedman Publishing Group, 15 W. 26 St., NYC 10010. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781567990874
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
05/28/1994
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.99(w) x 11.97(h) x 0.95(d)

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