Victor Hand

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A Steam Odyssey: The Railroad Photographs of Victor Hand
by Don Phillips
Publisher's Description
Stunning photographs of steam locomotives on all six continents.

Steam Odyssey: The Railroad Photographs of Victor Hand is the latest in our celebrated publications on railroad photography. Unlike previous volumes, this book has an international bent: Hand has taken photographs in more than fifty countries over the past fifty-five years. These 162 black-and-white photographs present a sampling of his best work from around the world and show how the railway is a compelling subject no matter the locale. An introduction by well-known transportation reporter and railroad columnist Don Phillips explains how Hand got interested in railways and how his approach to the subject developed; extended captions provide historical context. The book includes an afterword by rail and photography historian Jeff Brouws.
ISBN: 0393084310
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Hardcover : 192 pages
Language: English
Dimensions: 0 x 0 x 0 inches
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