Trains Around the World Author:Octopus Books Limited The international story of trains thoughout the world from the early days of stem to the present. 36 color, 129 black and white illustrations. — A beautifully illustrated history of trains around the world from Stephenson's Rocket to today's examples of technical excellence, streamlining, power and speed. — The book has been compiled by authors w... more »ho are well-known throughout the world as authorities and enthusiasts of this colorful and fascinating subject.
Electric trains, diesel trains, freight trains, passenger trains, robber barons, railway pioneers, the whole ecciting story is unfolded in vivid text and pictures.« less