By (author) Robert S. Schleicher
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Lionel Legacy by Robert S. Schleicher
Book DescriptionAn exhilarating, photo-filled journey through the history of America's favorite toy trains, "Lionel Legacy" whisks readers through more than a century of Lionel. Veteran hobby historian and author Robert Schleicher conducts us all the way back to Joshua Lionel Cohen's 1902 'electric cheese box' - the train that started everything - right up to the high-tech, meticulously detailed Lionel's of today, and the details of FasTrack lines that boosted Lionel sales by over 40 per cent in 2006!This thoroughly entertaining book features an astonishing variety of Lionel's - the famous and the fascinatingly rare-steam and diesel engines, freight and passenger cars, action accessories and cars, track and transformers. Lavishly illustrated with modern color photography, vintage advertising, and historic images of the 'real' prototype trains, "Lionel Legacy" charts the course of what is arguably America's most-enduring toy-industry icon, and will certainly appeal to all model train enthusiasts, especially the 2000 members of the Lionel Collectors Club UK.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780760334829
(305mm x 229mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Voyageur Press Inc
Publisher: Voyageur Press Inc
Publish Date: 18-Mar-2009
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Robert S. Schleicher
Lionel Fastrack Book, Paperback (May 2006)» View all books by Robert S. Schleicher
A guide to the FasTrack system. Illustrated with colour photographs and 36 track diagrams, this book instructs readers on every aspect of the system, from assembling and disassembling FasTrack to building a oval, planning a layout within various space constraints, building tracks for two trains and reversing trains, and designing unique layouts.
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Author Biography - Robert S. Schleicher
Robert Schleicher is a veteran hobby industry writer and publisher with dozens of books to his credit. His MBI titles include 101 Projects for Your Model Railroad, Slot Car Bible, How to Build and Fly Electric Model Airplanes, R/C Car Bible, and The Big Book of Lionel, among others.
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