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ADDITIONAL VIEWS:
RAILWAY. Conquest of Space and Time
Author
Schieldrop, Edgar B.; Foreword by Cecil J. Allen
Record Number
BOOKS242529
ISBN/Call Number
Notes
Describes the work of engineers from China to Peru. Deals with all aspects of railway building from tunnel-boring and bridge-building to track-laying and railway stations. Includes signalling to accidents and rescue work and steam and diesel engines to gas-turbines and electric trains. color frontispiece of the first British main line diesel-electric locomotive built in 1947.
Book Size, Pages, Condition Description
8vo., 256pp., Binding lightly rubbed, cracked; stamped front endpaper; dj worn and split apart
Book Condition
G
DJ Condition
P
Illustrations
Black & White Photos & Illus.
Edition
Revised Edition
Cover
Cloth
Publisher
Hutchinson
Place Published
London, UK
Publication Date
(1956)
$ 14.00