Few countries in the world have a history of railroading to match Canada's for daring, imagination and engineering achievement. And few countries owe as much to the development of rail transportation. In this handsome volume, a distinguished researcher with an eye for human as well as technical detail has produced a rich visual history of Canada's railways.
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Book Description HarperCollins (paper), 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Paperback, 96 pages, in VERY GOOD condition. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000011805
Book Description HarperCollins (paper), 1984. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2840293211
Book Description Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 1985. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. 2nd. Soft cover. No bumps on the boards. Maps for endpapers. Numerous illustrations. " . captures the adventure, heroism, industry and achievements of an era long ago." - The Ottawa Citizen. 96 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 7119
Book Description Douglas & MacIntyre, Vancouver / Toronto, 1985. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 96 pages. 28 cm. Glossy colour illustrated wraps. Well illustrated in b&w historical photographs. Maps on front and back end-papers. Second paperback edition. Unmarked, as new. Bookseller Inventory # 2166
Book Description Douglas & mcIntyre, Vancouver, BC, 1977. Original Wraps. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 003169
Book Description Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 1984. Card Covers. Book Condition: Very Good+. A rich visual history of Canada's magnificent development of rail transportation. Stiff, glossy, illustrated card covers. 96 pages with many B&W, archival photographs, text and maps. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Second paperback edition (1985). First published in hardcover in 1977. Minor edge and corner wear, o/w NF condition. Bookseller Inventory # 000821
Book Description D&M Publishers Incorporated, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 1984. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dj. 4to pp. 96, b/w illustrations. book. Bookseller Inventory # 183458
Book Description Douglas & McIntyre Vancouver 1984, 1984. First paperback edition Decorative card covers with map end-papers Pp.(4)-96 Numerous b. & w. illus. 8vo. Vg. Bookseller Inventory # 19610
Book Description Douglas & McIntyre, Limited, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 1984. Soft Card Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Paperback Edition. 96 pages. 440g. Soft card covers a little edge-rubbed, Near FINE with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs with route maps to end-papers. A collection of 118 photographs taken from archives and private collections accumpanied by breif construction notes. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 14240
Book Description Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver/Toronto, 1985. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Fine/As New. No Jacket. Second Paperback Edition. 97 pages/End paper maps." Here is the fascinating story of Canada's railways from the very beginning. There's a minimum of technical detail and the narrative is highly readable, flowing along like the tide of Canadian history. A good introduction to railroading in Canada." Percy Maddux, Valley Magazine Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 000606