The story of a steam powered wonder The John Bull now on permanent display at the Smithsonian Institution was imported from England in 1831, and its cutting edge design had a huge impact on American locomotive history Used to help build and then run the first successful New Jersey railroad, the John Bull transported passengers and freight between New York City and Philadelphia quickly and efficiently than ever before And within a few years, than a dozen locomotives were constructed following the John Bull s design, helping to spawn a vigorous and vital new American industry.With detailed text and exacting pen and ink artwork including here s how it works diagrams David Weitzman re creates the John Bull s colorful history for young train buffs....
|Title||:||The John Bull: A British Locomotive Comes to America|
|Publisher||:||Farrar, Straus and Giroux BYR March 3, 2004|
|Number of Pages||:||40 pages|
|File Size||:||875 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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