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This is a second-hand hardcover book.

Condition: There is a heavy slant to the spine, and the whole book has a curl due to not being stored flat. When lying on a flat surface the centre of the book is raised roughly 3mm due to the curl. The rest of the book has no faults. The pages are clean and bright.

The dimensions: 223 x 290 mm
Pages: 152
Publisher: Carstens Publications
Publication date: 1999 first edition


150 Years of Train Models
By Hal Carstens

Here's the first comprehensive history of model railroading: over 400 photos and illustrations of early manufacturers, their products, the pioneer modellers; the beginnings of NMRA, TCA and TTOS as well as the early trade organizations: AMRRM, HIAA, and MRIA.

-The first railroads
-Early toy & scale trains
-Early makers and what they made


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