American Locomotives in Historic Photographs: 1858 To 1949

By: Ron Ziel

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A rare collection of 126 meticulously detailed official photographs, called "builder portraits," of American locomotives that majestically chronicle the rise of steam locomotive power in America. Railroading expert Ziel's introduction and captions provide readers with a brief history of railroading in America, the art of the builder portrait and key details on each locomotive depicted.

Title: American Locomotives in Historic Photographs: 1858 To 1949

Author: Ron Ziel

Illustrator: Reg. Price: $15.95

Categories: Railroads,

Publisher: Dover Publications:

ISBN Number: 0486273938

ISBN Number 13: 9780486273938

Binding: Paperback

Book Details: 129 pages, 9 x 12, Dover Publications

Seller ID: 273938

Description: A rare collection of 126 meticulously detailed official photographs, called "builder portraits," of American locomotives that majestically chronicle the rise of steam locomotive power in America. Railroading expert Ron Ziel's introduction and captions provide readers with a brief history of railroading in America, the art of the builder portrait and key details on each locomotive depicted.