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British Rail - the Nation's Railway

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British Rail - the Nation's Railway


British Rail was a success. It successfully carried millions of commuters to and from their jobs every day; organised its trunk route services to yield a profit under the brand name 'Inter-City'; pioneered world-beating research and technological development through its own research centre and engineering subsidiary. It transformed the railway system of Britain from a post-Second World War state of collapse into a modern, technologically advanced railway. It did all this despite being starved of cash and being subjected to the whims of ever fickle politicians. British Rail, A Passenger's Journey is the story of how all that was achieved, seen from a passenger's perspective. 256 pages hardback with 62 colour & black & white photos.

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Stock Code: H9267.0
Author: Jackson T
ISBN13: 9780752492674
Height(mm): 234
Width(mm): 156
Page Count: 256
Publication Date: 1 Oct 2013
Publication Status: Out of print
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