560 pp. "...a book for every railway enthusiast, packed with detail and containing hundreds of illustrations and informative charts. All aspects of the design and development of the locomotive are explained and analyzed in one comprehensive reference. The history of locomotives explores the factors that have determined the shape of every locomotive and in a lively and informative text, supported by hundreds of photographs throughout, it illustrates all key innovations and developments. These range from the revolutionary effects of the advent of cheap steel, through the development of electric traction and the diesel heavy oil engine to the latest electronic wizardry, which has made driverless trains possible."
Keywords: TRANSPORTATION RAILWAYS TRAINS Oceana, 2007. Reprint. Near Fine/No Jacket. (Inventory #: 2194708)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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