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Trains,

Author: John Robert Day; David A Warner; Nigel W Hearn
Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap [1970]
Series: Grosset all-color guide series, 15.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the history of railroads from the early nineteenth century to the present day describing the various types of trains and their functions.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Robert Day; David A Warner; Nigel W Hearn
OCLC Number: 110207
Description: 159 pages color illustrations 22 cm.
Contents: How and why the railroads came --
The railroads take over --
The railroad age --
Trains for people --
Freight trains --
Tracks --
Train safety --
Tractive power --
Handling passengers --
Handling freight --
Trains for cities --
The rail way ahead --
Trains for special jobs --
The future : trains without rails?
Series Title: Grosset all-color guide series, 15.
Responsibility: by John Day. Illustrated by David A. Warner and Nigel W. Hearn.

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Traces the history of railroads from the early nineteenth century to the present day describing the various types of trains and their functions.

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