The world's railroads: the history and development of rail transport

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Chartwell Books,
Pub. Date:
2000.
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English
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Packed with hundreds of photos and drawings, this book puts the entire history of the rail at your fingertips. From the beginning of the Railway Age in 1825, until the use of high speed, body-tilting bullet trains, the romance and practicality of rail travel and commerce comes to life.
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9780785811206
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title_display The world's railroads : the history and development of rail transport
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