India's Disappearing Railways


India's Disappearing Railways is a vibrant photo essay of India’s unique railways – with all their vivid colour, character and chaos.These railways lace through the hills and mountains of India, and the book's beautiful photographs are an intimate and humorous portrait of life on the trains, which evokes the very soul of India; illustrating, with a rare empathy and insight, the lives of those who ride them, who work on them, and who live alongside them. Yet as the nation modernises, these railways, whether in the snow-peaked Himalaya, the terai of Rajasthan or the verdant Nilgiri Hills of Tamil Nadu, are vanishing. India's Disappearing Railways records a way of life read more

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ISBN:

9781783130115

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

24cm x 28cm

RRP:

$59.99

Category:

Art and Photography

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

02 March 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Angus McDonald