Containing an outstanding selection of 43 drawings by the world-famous firm of Swedish illustrators Tre Tryckare AB (Three Printers, Inc.), this book depicts a fantastic array of classic locomotives. There are the English Rocket
(1829) and Evening Star
(1960); the American Pennsylvania
(1863), Matt H. Shay,
(1934); and numerous other locomotives of great historical interest from these and other countries.
Coverage extends from Richard Trevithick's experimental locomotive of 1805 to a 2,500-hp, diesel-electric locomotive built in America in 1963. A caption is supplied for every illustration.
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|Author/Editor||Tre Tryckare Co.|
|Grade level||3 - 8 (ages 8 - 14)|
|Dimensions||8 1/4 x 11|