Life Along The Line railways and people Paperback / softback
Life Along the Line takes a nostalgiclook at the world of British railwaysthrough the eyes of bestselling authorand antiques expert Paul Atterbury. Focusing on the human experience ofthe railways - the drivers, firemen,guards, station staff, signalmen,engineers, caterers and, of course,passengers - the book is a visualfeast, filled with fascinating archivephotographs of steam trains, otherlocomotives, memorabilia andevocative railway ephemera. Built from archive photographs, oldpostcards, badges and other railwayana,the book is filled with fascinatingmaterial that Atterbury has himselfcollected from tireless searching atpostcard and antique fares and auctionsites.
Many of the illustrations aretherefore original and previouslyunpublished. Covers railway life across the networkas well as showcasing local differencesin a series of regional sections.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: David & Charles
- Publication Date: 29/06/2012
- Category: Trains & railways: general interest
- ISBN: 9781446302576
- Hardback from £17.25