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Trains / Stephanie Turnbull ; designed by Neil Francis, Catherine-Anne MacKinnon and Jayne Wilson ; illustrated by John Woodcock ; consultants, David Williams and John J. Morena ; series editor, Gillian Doherty.

Turnbull, Stephanie. (Author). Woodcock, John, 1953- (Added Author).
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  • 15 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0794501745 :
  • ISBN: 0746047010
  • ISBN: 1580864104
  • ISBN: 9781580864107
  • ISBN: 9780794522469
  • Physical Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: London : Usborne ; 2002.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: London : Usborne, 2002.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Train basics -- First trains -- Steaming ahead -- American railroads -- Making tracks -- All aboard -- In the city -- Going underground -- Mountain trains -- Faster and faster -- Diesel power -- Cargo carriers -- Steam giants -- High-speed electrics -- End of steam? -- Under the sea -- Modern machines -- Floating trains -- Great train journeys -- Amazing models -- Did you know? -- Using the Internet -- Index -- Acknowledgements.
Summary, etc.:
Did you know that the fastest vehicle ever to run on rails (at over 6,000 miles per hour) was rocket powered and driverless? Take a look at the world's most impressive locomotives and learn fun facts, about the fastest, oldest and most luxurious trains ever built. Take a journey through the history of trains, from the early giants of steam to the latest bullet-shaped speed machines. Visit the Quicklinks Web site and look at videos of old American steam trains, see modern Japanese electric trains and take a virtual tour of the Rocky Mountaineer!
Subject: Railroad trains > History.
Locomotives > History.

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