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The Times: The Joy of Railways

Remembering the golden age of trainspotting by Holland, Julian Code: 59334 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publication date: 01/10/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days Price: AU $65.00

Journey back to the 1950s and 60s with this nostalgic look at Britains railways in their glory days. Packed with hundreds of photographs, trainspotting notebooks and ephemera. This is a vivid recollection of the whole atmosphere of the railways as the age of steam ended and diesels were introduced.

* Take a journey through each of the major regions, guided by bestselling author and railway expert, Julian Holland

* Revel in the imagery of the mighty steam engines as they ran their final schedules

* Savour some of the magic that trainspotters experienced during that glorious era

Format: Hardback
Pages: 256
Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher: TIMES BOOKS
Publication date: 01/10/2020
Country of publication: UNITED KINGDOM
Weight: 0 g
Dimensions: 282mm X 219mm
Code: 59334

From a very young age, Julian Holland has had a fascination with railways. He is the writer and photographer of many bestselling railway books, including the award-winning Mapping the Railways (2011), History of Britains Railways (2015) and Golden Years of Rail Travel (2019). As well as being passionate about train travel, Julian is a leading commentator on railways - he travels around Britain giving illustrated lectures and regularly appears as a guest expert on radio and television.