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The Wordsworth Railway Dictionary By Alan A. Jackson

The Wordsworth Railway Dictionary by Alan A. Jackson

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Summary

From Abadan to Zero Point, this dictionary provides an accessible guide to the language and lore which have developed around railways since their invention in the early-19th century. It defines railway terms and includes proper names of trains, lines, companies, periodicals and manufacturers.

The Wordsworth Railway Dictionary Summary

The Wordsworth Railway Dictionary by Alan A. Jackson

From Abadan to Zero Point, this dictionary provides an accessible guide to the language and lore which have developed around railways since their invention in the early 19th century. It defines railway terms and includes proper names of trains, lines, companies, periodicals and manufacturers, as well as clarifying the profusion of abbreviations, acronyms and initials. The dictionary also interprets and explains many foreign words and phrases, and the slang and colloquialisms used by professional and amateurs alike. The text is enhanced by many explanatory drawings and diagrams.

Additional information

GOR003793336
9781853267505
1853267503
The Wordsworth Railway Dictionary by Alan A. Jackson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Wordsworth Editions Ltd
1997-11-20
352
N/A
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