Train: The Evolution of Rail Travel


The great story of the age of the train is told through a wealth of photographs and memorabilia from the collections of the UK's National Railway Museum in York. Over 200 photographs are complemented by 20 documents that are printed on the pages.

Covering the development of railway networks in America, Europe, Africa and Asia, epic rail journeys across continents and technological leaps, it is an enthralling ride through the history of the train from the Rocket to the Bullet. It is the perfect book for anyone who loves trains and/or a rich history of cultural and social change - and with our amazing cross-continent railway networks in Australia, there are bound to be many enthusiasts here!

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ISBN:

9780233004587

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

160

Dimensions:

28cm x 24cm

RRP:

$39.99

Category:

Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 September 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Philip Marsh