A Steam Odyssey: The Railroad Photographs Of Victor Hand by Victor HandA Steam Odyssey: The Railroad Photographs Of Victor Hand by Victor Hand

A Steam Odyssey: The Railroad Photographs Of Victor Hand

byVictor Hand, Don Phillips

Hardcover | November 12, 2013

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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.
Victor Hand has traveled the world photographing railways for the past fifty-five years. His work has been published widely in railway periodicals and books. He lives in Bar Harbor, Maine.Jeff Brouws is a fine art photographer and part-time writer who has nine books to his credit, authoring five on railroad photography alone. He has be...
Title:A Steam Odyssey: The Railroad Photographs Of Victor HandFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 12 × 11 × 1 inPublished:November 12, 2013Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0393084310

ISBN - 13:9780393084313

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