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Author Solomon, Brian, 1966-

Title Classic locomotives : steam and diesel power in 700 photographs / Brian Solomon.

Imprint Minneapolis, MN : Voyageur Press, c2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Reference 2nd Floor Stacks  625.26 So47c 2013    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 560 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 21 cm.
Summary "The collection of three previously published volumes presents the history of locomotives from early steam power through today's massive diesel-electric models. Illustrated with 700 photographs accompanied by in-depth, informative captions"-Provided by publisher.
Note "First published in 2009, 2010, and 2011 by Voyageur Press, an imprint of MBI Publishing Company"-T.p. verso.
Includes index.
Contents Steam power. Introduction -- Building Eastern industry -- Trains across the Plains -- Taming the West -- Steam in Europe -- Vintage diesel power. Introduction -- Alco -- Baldwin -- Electro-Motive -- Fairbanks-Morse -- General Electric -- Modern diesel power. Introduction -- General Electric -- Electro-Motive division -- Passenger locomotives -- Switchers.
Subject Locomotives -- History.
Diesel locomotives -- History.
Electro-diesel locomotives -- History.
Diesel locomotives. (OCoLC)fst00893178
Electro-diesel locomotives. (OCoLC)fst00906341
Steam locomotives. (OCoLC)fst01132241
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780760345283 (softcover)
0760345287 (softcover)

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