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Title: Railways of the Twentieth Century
Description: London England, Book Club Associates, 1983. 1st BCA Edition, Binding: Cloth, Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardback This book traces the development from the dawn of superheated steam and the era of the 'Mallets' and 'Pacifics' to the high-speed technological age of SNCF'S TGV and Britain's Advanced Passenger Train. The author's superb account of the changes and development of every facet of railway history is complemented by 75 colour and over 200 balck-and-white photographs which lavishly illustrate the development of the world's railway systems, its locomotives and the transition from steam to diesel and electricity. Illustrated. 256 pp. Very slight fading to top edge of cloth. Very slight shelf wear to top edge of D/J.

Keywords: Non-Fiction/Railways/Twentieth Century/History

Price: GBP 15.00 = appr. US$ 21.42 Seller: The London Bookworm
- Book number: 028918



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