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Yesterday's Railways Recollections of an Age of Steam

By: Herring, Peter

Price: $39.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 2002

Seller ID: 011130

Many still recall when the train was their principal means of travel, whether to school or work, to visit friends and relatives, or to go on a trip away from home. Trains were not only used to transport people; they were also an essential means for daily survival, delivering the coal that heated their homes and food that sat on the dinner table. It was a time when a train journey remained an adventure, and the steam locomotive that made such a journey possible provided a... View more info


By: McPhee John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus Giroux: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008068

This is a book about people who drive trucks, captain ships, pilot towboats, drive coal trains and carry lobsters through the air: people who work in freight transportation. As New condition View more info