Trains: A Stunning Visual History of Railroads

Trains: A Stunning Visual History of Railroads

by Julian Holland, Chris Brown, Julian Baker
     
 

This superb book takes the reader on a voyage of discovery through the exciting world of trains. Beginning with the Rocket, the first intercity train, it describes many of the major developments of railway history, right up to the present day.

Over 130 dramatic, full-color, detailed reconstructions and technical cutaways provide a wealth of fascinating visual… See more details below

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This superb book takes the reader on a voyage of discovery through the exciting world of trains. Beginning with the Rocket, the first intercity train, it describes many of the major developments of railway history, right up to the present day.

Over 130 dramatic, full-color, detailed reconstructions and technical cutaways provide a wealth of fascinating visual information. The expertly written text, together with maps, charts and other data, help to make this an invaluable yet highly enjoyable source of reference.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760728406
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Pages:
40

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