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Trains - From steam locomotives to magnetic levitation

$17.00

A long journey on the tracks of history. In this illustrated book, young people will be able to discover some of the most significant trains in history and how this means of transport transformed our world. Page after page the technical and historical curiosities will follow each other like a long line of carriages, starting with the first experiments conducted in Great Britain in 1804, the first passenger train in history in 1829, the mysterious Orient Express, the Trans Europe Express of the Second War Worldwide, until the arrival of high-speed trains and the futuristic Japanese magnetic levitation train.

Reasons of interest:

- A book with splendid color reconstructions by an artist specialized in
illustrations for children
- The history of trains through simple texts but full of anecdotes
- The first volume in a new series of illustrated books on the history of vehicles and
transport
- A great opportunity to learn while having fun



Format: 235 × 276 mm
Hardcover
Number of pages: 48
ISBN: 9782889350681

LORENZO MORO, born in Bologna in 1985, graduated in organic chemistry, left everything to follow his passion for engines and mechanics. Registered as a journalist, he collaborates with various magazines in the automotive sector and since 2016 he has been director and founder of the online magazine rollingsteel.it.

DAVIDE RIBONI Davide Riboni lives in the province of Lodi and attended the Milan Comics School. He worked primarily as a comic book artist and colorist for various publishing houses.