The Best of Steam: Railways of the World in Photographs (Hardcover)

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The Best of Steam: Railways of the World in Photographs (Hardcover)

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The culmination and ultimate compilation of 40 years of photographing steam

After 40 years adventuring around the world’s remaining steam railways, Keith Strickland has compiled here the very best of his immense collection of railway photographs. From Europe to Asia, Africa to India and beyond, see the best that all five continents have to offer through Keith’s stunning photography, reminisce about steam railways that are no longer there, and experience ones that still constitute a major part of the local area’s infrastructure. Appreciate in this book just how much steam railways across the world have changed throughout the last forty years and celebrate the breathtaking atmosphere of steam trains, which jumps right off the page. Perfect for steam railway enthusiasts and armchair travelers alike, the term "unparalleled collection" has never been truer than here.
Keith Strickland has traveled to all five continents to enjoy and photograph the last of the world’s steam railways, amassing an unrivaled collection of steam railway photographs. His previous books include In Search of Steam. He is a volunteer signalman on the West Somerset Railway.
Product Details ISBN: 9780752499390
ISBN-10: 0752499394
Publisher: The History Press
Publication Date: November 1st, 2015
Pages: 160
Language: English