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Locomotives of the world

Colin Garratt

Locomotives of the world

by Colin Garratt

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Published by Hermes House in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementColin Garratt.
SeriesIllustrated encyclopedia
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18497423M
ISBN 101840387955

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Authoritative survey reviews wide range of locomotives from around the world — from standard steam engines, diesels, and gas turbines to subways and electric motor coaches. Biographies of locomotive designers, details of construction, problems of operation, and methods used by original builders. More than drawings, photographs, and diagrams.   The Caldecott Medal Winner, Sibert Honor Book, and New York Times bestseller Locomotive is a rich and detailed sensory exploration of America’s early railroads, from the creator of the “stunning” (Booklist) Moonshot. It is the summer of , and trains, crews, and family are traveling together, riding America’s brand-new transcontinental : Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

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