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Rails Across Australia

David Cable

Publisher: Pen and Sword Transport

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Rails Across Australia is an album of photographs taken by David Cable, a well regarded British author os several picture albums of train pictures throughout the world.  The photos were taken initially during the period 1967-1973 when David lived in Adelaide, and then during several visits around the Commonwealth during the 21st Century.  The photos cover a wide variety of trains in the mainland states from Queensland to the Pilbara region of Western Australia, and include pictures showing trains in the landscapes as well as close up photos of different gauges originally established in a various states are illustrated by the individual classes designed for them, in addition to the newest designs for the standard gauge tracks now linking them.

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