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The heritage of North American steam railroads : from the first days of steam power to the present

Author: Brian Solomon
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Accompanied by personal stories, specially commissioned maps, and a listing of heritage steam locomotives still in operation today, a history of the "Iron Horse" traces its evolution and details the major players who made the dream of travel by train a reality.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Solomon
ISBN: 0762103272 9780762103270
OCLC Number: 46393950
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 30 cm
Other Titles: Reader's digest the heritage of North American steam railroads
Responsibility: Brian Solomon.

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Accompanied by personal stories, specially commissioned maps, and a listing of heritage steam locomotives still in operation today, a history of the "Iron Horse" traces its evolution and details the major players who made the dream of travel by train a reality.

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