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This huge book (nearly 2.5kgs packed for post) looks at the early beginnings of steam power to today's high-speed passenger trains. The book covers nearly two centuries of locomotive and railway development. Divided into several sections; birth, growth, present and then sections on world rail experiences from the Americas, Europe, Asia & the Pacific. This book is the coming together of an earlier two volume set. Written by experts in the field and illustrated with over 1500 photographs, this is an exhaustive reference work to the world's most remarkable locomotive engines and railways, and is a book to inspire rail enthusiast and armchair traveller alike. 512 crisp white pp of steamy info.
Title: THE ULTIMATE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF STEAM & RAIL.
Publisher: Lorenz Books: 1998
Binding: Laminated Pictorial Boards
Book Condition: Excellent/Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 012816
Keywords: Garratt Trains Locomotive Rail Steam