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Author Boyd, Ken, 1952- author, photographer.

Title Historic North American locomotives : an illustrated journey / Ken Boyd.

Publication Info. Waukesha, Wisconsin : Kalmbach Media, 2018.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  625.26097 BOY    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 x 28 cm.
Series Trains books.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "Historic North American Locomotives traces the historic development of North American locomotives from the early 1800s through today. Considered a photographic book with the look and feel of fine art, 100 locomotives are profiled using descriptive text and richly detailed and colored photographic imagery. A well-researched introduction provides the reader with a historical perspective. The author/photographer includes high-quality photographs, created through various techniques that vividly capture the distinctive features of the locomotives. From the 1805 Trevithick portable boiler to modern, high-speed locomotives such as the 2013 GE Genesis, the reader will enjoy viewing a variety of locomotives that are not usually shown together in one book."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Locomotives -- North America -- History.
Locomotives -- North America -- Pictorial works.
Photography of railroads.
ISBN 9781627005081 pbk.
1627005080 pbk.
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