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Requiem for Steam By David Plowden

Requiem for Steam

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Stunning photographs by a master photographer documenting the last of the steam locomotives.

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Requiem for Steam: The Railroad Photographs of David Plowden by David Plowden

As a child, David Plowden was given a box camera, and before long he began to photograph railroad trains. As he matured and started on what would become a lifetime in photography, trains-specifically steam locomotives-became one of his passions, and then they were eclipsed by modern diesel locomotives. It is our good fortune that Plowden was on the scene at the end, documenting what would become this book, his reverent tribute to the steam era.

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About David Plowden


David Plowden is the author of more than twenty photography books, including Bridges: The Spans of North America, Vanishing Point: Fifty Years of Photography, and Requiem for Steam. He lives in Winnetka, Illinois.

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CIN000253256
Requiem for Steam: The Railroad Photographs of David Plowden by David Plowden
David Plowden
Used - Very Good
Hardback
WW Norton & Co
2010-10-11
192
0393079082
9780393079081
N/A
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