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Steam trains

Colin Garratt

Steam trains

a world portrait.

by Colin Garratt

  • 143 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Colour Library Books .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18741760M
ISBN 100862837669
OCLC/WorldCa23197853

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Steam Trains: Steam Locomotives of North America This is a nice book with a lot of beautiful pictures and lots of information. I wish this book was larger (not just more pages) in size like a coffee table size/5(3). Oct 04,  · Steam train rides are a lovely way to take in Britain and Europe's beautiful scenery. These are the 11 best steam train experiences for BOOK NOW. 2 Achensee Steam Cog Railway, Austria. this lofty stretch of track was re-opened to run steam trains on in , after the opening of Furka Base Tunnel had made the old line unnecessary.

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