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The Times Golden Years of Rail Travel (Hardback)
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The Times Golden Years of Rail Travel (Hardback)

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Hardback 272 Pages / Published: 03/10/2019
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Celebrate the heyday of passenger rail travel around Britain with this beautiful Times railway book.

Take a journey back to the boom time for Britain's railways, through a unique collection of fascinating stories, photographs, posters and railway ephemera.

Leading railway author Julian Holland tells the story of an evocative period in Britain's railway history - gone forever but never forgotten.

Explore a century of rail travel in Britain, covering three important periods:

* Late 19th century to 1922. The zenith of Britain's railways, with 120 companies operating
* 1923 to 1947. Railway companies are grouped into the 'Big Four'
* 1948 to 1994. Nationalization heralds the era of British Railways

The Golden Years of Rail Travel is the perfect gift for all rail enthusiasts.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008323752
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 1300 g
Dimensions: 282 x 219 x 24 mm

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