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  • Published: 16 August 2022
  • ISBN: 9780241553046
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 72
  • RRP: $19.99

Train



A picture-packed celebration of the story of trains and how they have transformed our world


A journey through the fascinating history of trains - from steam locomotive to high-speed bullet train

Discover how George Stephenson's dream of a steam-powered railway changed the world. Look inside a locomotive to understand how the piston turns the wheels. Learn how the railroads helped to shape the history of America. Read how the electric and diesel power provided more speed and efficiency, and take a glimpse into the future to see how trains keep transforming how we travel!

DK Eyewitness Train also looks beyond the trains and tracks to learn about the people who built the railroads and keep them running. Cross continents, too, as you find out about some of the great train journeys of the world.

Part of the best-selling DK Eyewitness series, which is now getting an exciting makeover, this popular title has been reinvigorated for the next generation of information-seekers and stay-at-home explorers, with a fresh new look, new photographs, updated information, and a new "eyewitness feature - fascinating first-hand accounts from experts in the field.

  • Published: 16 August 2022
  • ISBN: 9780241553046
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 72
  • RRP: $19.99

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