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Garratt, Colin 1940-

Overview
Works: 112 works in 368 publications in 4 languages and 5,759 library holdings
Genres: History  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Compiler, Editor, Other
Classifications: TJ603, 385.361
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Most widely held works about Colin Garratt
 
Most widely held works by Colin Garratt
The world encyclopedia of locomotives by Colin Garratt( Book )

52 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive, illustrated reference which examines the first 200 years in the development and importance of locomotives and railroads from around the world
The ultimate encyclopedia of steam & rail by Colin Garratt( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the birth of the railroads in the early Industrial Age, people across the world have been fascinated by the locomotive as a powerful symbol of advanced technology and an exciting means of transport. From the early beginnings of steam power to today's high-speed passenger trains, this book spans nearly two centuries of locomotive and railway development
Illustrated book of steam and rail : the history and development of the train and an evocative guide to the world's great train journeys by Colin Garratt( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the birth of the railroads in the early Industrial Age, people across the world have been fascinated by the locomotive as a powerful symbol of advanced technology and an exciting means of transport. From the early beginnings of steam power to today's high-speed passenger trains, this book spans nearly two centuries of locomotive and railway development
Ironhorse : steam trains of the world by Peter Lorie( Book )

9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrated guide to locomotives of the world : a comprehensive history of locomotive technology from the 1950s to the present day, shown in over 300 photographs by Colin Garratt( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a comprehensive history of locomotive technology from the 1950s to the present day, shown in over 300 photographs. It is a pictorial encyclopedia of the most influential and famous trains of recent times, from the working steam trains of China to the Bullet Train and Eurostar. It is a stunning visual guide with detailed specifications for over 50 key locomotive designs. It explores the changing design of the locomotive, from the older trains still in use today to the latest models of Europe and the Far East. It features both long-running steam-powered engines, as well as the electric and diesel trains. It includes trains from Britain, North and South America, the Middle East, India, China, the Pacific Rim, Australasia and Africa. This comprehensive encyclopedia features some of the most influential, famous and beautifully designed trains of the last 50 years. With examples taken from Britain - including Eurostar - Europe, the former Soviet Union, North and South America, the Middle East, India, China, the Pacific Rim, Australasia and Africa, the book presents a complete history of global locomotive technology. Detailed specification boxes list each train's builder, client, gauge, class, axle arrangement, dimensions, rating and speed. Packed with more than 300 dynamic photographs and illustrations, this volume will appeal to train lovers and trainspotters the world over"--Publisher's description
Veterans in steam by Colin Garratt( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steam trains by Colin Garratt( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steam trains of the world by Colin Garratt( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the British Isles and the Middle East, from Russia and China and the Ocean Islands of Australasia, pictures of the highest quality have been included to present a lavish illustration of living steam. Here are facts and tales about the lines operating today, the landscapes they cross and the cargoes they haul. Here also are detailed commentaries on the world's magnificent engines, documented with a clear guide as to where throughout the world they can be found
Classic steam trains : steam survivors from around the world : 200 years of glorious steam by Colin Garratt( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real steel : an illustrated history of the world's greatest trains by Colin Garratt( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the complete evolution of railroad locomotion--from the steam locomotives of the 1800s to the high-speed technical wonders of today--with electrifying photography and authoritative text
Legends of steam by Colin Garratt( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and French and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a pictorial history of steam locomotives from around the world
Locomotives : a complete history of the world's great locomotives and fabulous train journeys by Colin Garratt( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to locomotives of the world : a global encyclopedia of the greatest trains by Colin Garratt( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ironhorse : a history of the steam train by Peter Lorie( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A completely original tour de force of photography and text displaying living steam locomotion at its most dramatic
Twilight of steam by Colin Garratt( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steam trains : an American portrait by Colin Garratt( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures scenes of trains at work. Includes antiques still at work and more recent models of steam trains around the world
100 years of classic steam by Colin Garratt( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic days of steam by Colin Garratt( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden age of steam : a celebration of the locomotive from 1830 to 1950 by Colin Garratt( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlyn history of trains by Colin Garratt( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The ultimate encyclopedia of steam & rail
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The ultimate encyclopedia of steam & railThe illustrated guide to locomotives of the world : a comprehensive history of locomotive technology from the 1950s to the present day, shown in over 300 photographsVeterans in steamClassic steam trains : steam survivors from around the world : 200 years of glorious steamReal steel : an illustrated history of the world's greatest trainsLegends of steamLocomotives : a complete history of the world's great locomotives and fabulous train journeysGuide to locomotives of the world : a global encyclopedia of the greatest trains
Alternative Names
Colin Garratt British photographer, specialising in late-surviving steam railway engines

Colin Garratt Brits fotograaf

Garratt, Colin

Garratt, Colin D.

Garratt, Colin D. 1940-

Garratt, Colin D. (Colin Dennis)

Garratt, Colin D. (Dennis), 1940-

Garratt, Colin Dennis

Garratt, Colin Dennis, 1940-‏

Гарретт, Колин, 1940-

Languages
English (168)

Czech (3)

French (3)

Dutch (2)