Japanese Railways in the Meiji Period, 1868-1912

9781872166469: Japanese Railways in the Meiji Period, 1868-1912

Published in 1991 when the Brunel University Library was having an exhibit on Japanese railways, this booklet discusses the history of Japanese railways from the construction of the first line (between Tokyo and Yokohama) including the financial difficulties, the earthquake of 1891, locomotives and rolling stock, bridges and tunnels, travelers's tales, and the important role that British engineers such as Henry Dyer, John Milne and the Trevithicks played in Japanese railway history. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos. 38 pages.

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Tom Richards; Charles Rudd
Published by Brunel University (1991)
ISBN 10: 1872166466 ISBN 13: 9781872166469
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(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Brunel University, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1872166466

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