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Inhaltsangabe: Travel back to the wonder years of rail in this beautiful compendium of art and illustration. Through luggage labels, maps, posters, advertisements, promotional brochures, napkins, and other colorful ephemera, All Aboard! celebrates our romance with the railroad. Its pages provide a nostalgic look at rail travel as it used to be, from the exciting early days at the turn of the century through its heyday in the '30s and through World War II. Lynn Johnson and Michael O'Leary have collected hundreds of period images, from Deco-era logos that evoke the sleek, streamlined style of the day to wartime propaganda posters highlighting the muscularity of freight locomotives that transported weapons and tanks for American troops. All Aboard! also explores the art of the Orient Express and great European lines, the rugged rails of Canada, and exotic points abroad. This exciting new resource for train enthusiasts and everyone on the lookout for terrific images recreates the splendor of the modern locomotive era.
About the Author:
Lynn Johnson is an executive for a major motion picture company.
Michael O'Leary is the editor for a national group of magazines and the author of numerous books. They both live in Southern California.
Titel: All Aboard!: Images from the Golden Age of ...
Verlag: Chronicle Books Llc
Einband: Soft cover
Auflage: 1st Edition.
Buchbeschreibung San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, 1999. 131 Seiten. Einband leicht berieben, sonst gut. L02-3 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 650 20,5*22,5 cm. (quer) OBroschur. Artikel-Nr. 99521