Train Train /written By John Coiley ; [special Photography, Mike Dunning]

Train Train /written By John Coiley ; [special Photography, Mike Dunning]

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Random House, Inc.
Full-color photos. Trace the history, development, and far-reaching impact of locomotives and railroads--from early horse-powered railways to today's high-speed, driverless trains. "This format captures the flavor and spirit of it all, from the engineering feats of blasting tunnels through mountains and building the rail system to the never-to-be-seen-again opulence of train travel for the wealthy."--Science Books & Films.  

Baker & Taylor
From the earliest steam locomotives to present-day high-speed trains, this extensively illustrated study traces the history, technological development, and impact of trains and railroads.

& Taylor

Traces the development of railways from the first Babylonian rutways to the electromagnetic, driverless trains of today and describes how trains are built and operated

Publisher: New York : Distributed by Random House, 1992
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780679916840
Characteristics: 63 p ; cm
Additional Contributors: Dunning, Mike,ill


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