Trains: From Steam Locomotives to High-Speed Rail (Paperback)Franco Tanel (author)
Paperback Published: 28/10/2011
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This title deals with the fascination and excitement of world railway history, from Stephenson's Rocket to the modern age. With splendid illustrations and a sparkling narrative, it charters the fundamental stages and main events of railway history, from the birth of steam locomotion to modern high-speed trains. Divided into six sections, each chapter documents a significant period in the development of the railways and tells the stories of the key men, inventions, challenge and technological breakthroughs.
Publisher: David & Charles
Dimensions: 215 x 297 x 27 mm
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