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Guide to Locomotives of the World

A Global Encyclopedia of the Greatest Trains

by Colin Garratt

  • 112 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Southwater Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railway technology & engineering,
  • Reference works,
  • Trains & railways: general interest,
  • Railroads - Pictorial,
  • Transportation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9664582M
    ISBN 101842151266
    ISBN 109781842151266
    OCLC/WorldCa47727470

    Locomotives were well represented throughout Railway Wonders of the World. Here is a complete list of articles covering locomotives, not covered by other topics, with links to the full articles. Locomotives. Locomotives How Mighty are the Kings (part 1) Modern Locomotives (part 5). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for World Encyclopedia of Locomotives: A Complete Guide to the World's Most Fabulous Locomotives by Colin Garret (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Illustrated Guide to Locomotives of the World by Colin Garratt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The parents' guide to what's in this book. Educational Value Locomotive offers a comprehensive look at steam trains, the building of the transcontinental railroad, the Western expansion of the United States in the late s, and how railroads changed America: "Here covered wagons used to crawl, / foot by foot, mile by mile, / heading into the.

    Get this from a library! The encyclopedia of trains and locomotives: the comprehensive guide to over steam, diesel, and electric locomotives from to the present day. [David Ross;] -- This comprehensive guide to locomotive development includes descriptions of more than trains and locomotives. Arranged in four sections -- steam locomotives, diesel locomotives, electric. Field Guide to Modern Diesel Locomotives book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Covers EMD diesels manufactured after and GE /5(7).


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Not at all a comprehensive book of the world's locomotives. Strangely, most of the photos in the book are dated between the late s andso the book is quite dated.

Also, very little technical data or information, and not presented in a consistent way. Not recommended if you are a serious enthusiast of trains and locomotives.5/5(2). Guide to Locomotives of the World by Colin Garratt (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. 5/5(1). Guide to Locomotives of the World: A Global Encyclopedia Of The Greatest Trains Paperback – February 7, by Colin Garratt (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ 5/5(2). Profiles locomotives around the world, detailing specifications for each train's builder, client, gauge, class, axle arrangement, dimensions, rating, and speed.

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Featuring North American and world examples of trains, Field Guide to Trains includes just about any type Guide to Locomotives of the World book locomotive and train car you are likely to see on the rails today, making this book the only available comprehensive guide to locomotives and rolling stock out there.

[Read Book] The Illustrated Guide to Locomotives of the World: A comprehensive history of locomotive. Colin Garratt, a world-renowned authority and author on locomotives, has also been a professional railway photographer since His principal work has been to document the last steam locomotives of the world and he has made expeditions to some 50 countries, embracing all continents.

He has written and illustrated over 40 books on steam and rail. Colin Garratt is a world-renowned authority on locomotives and has been a professional railway photographer for more than 30 years. He is director of Milepost /2, the multi-media production company for the railway industry, and has written and illustrated over 40 books on steam and rail.

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This up-to-date diesel and electric locomotive guide book picks up where Louis A. Marre's book, Diesel Locomotives: The First 50 Years, leaves off.

With a few exceptions, all of the latest locomotive offerings that can be found operating in North America are covered in this information-packed volume by noted author Greg s: This superb book is devoted to trains past and present, all over the world.

It is superbly illustrated with numerous magnificent photographs of locomotives then and now. The history of railways is comprehensively covered, from horse-drawn streetcars and George Stephenson's steam-powered 'Rocket' ofthrough the glory days of steam, the development of diesel and electric locomotives.

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The Ae 8/14 was the most powerful locomotive in the world. The reason the Swiss needed such power was because a major supply route, the Gotthard Railway, traverses the Alps; before the burly Ae 8/14, trains were split it half in order to get them over the mountain.

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