The Railway Train : How It Works by Navkala Roy

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They say-you must dream dreams in order to make your dreams come true. y you might end up designing the most bnlliant trains of the future! This book, one of a series of information books, introduces the child to the train. It explains how the train works and traces briefly the history and development of the train, particularly the Indian Railways. 'The C,lock The C(lmputer EDITED BY GEETA MENON Text typeset in 14/16 pt. Helvetica © by CBT 1994 Reprinted 1997, 1998. Revised edition 2001, 2003, 2006.

In India, the first luxury train called 'Palace on Wheels', was started in January 1982 by the Rajasthan Tourism. The Palace was driven by a steam engine and consisted exclusively of saloons and state carriages of former Maharajas. Each saloon had all the facilities of a small house and a five-star service on board. II ~~ "t' ON 4. :! / /111/1//1/1/1/11//1/1/1/11 Futuristic trains With the onset of the jet-age, glamour in transport has come to be associated with speed. No wonder then, it is being said that trains will soon be gathering speed by plunging to the earth's core before gradually returning to the surface, perhaps on another continent!

II ~~ "t' ON 4. :! / /111/1//1/1/1/11//1/1/1/11 Futuristic trains With the onset of the jet-age, glamour in transport has come to be associated with speed. No wonder then, it is being said that trains will soon be gathering speed by plunging to the earth's core before gradually returning to the surface, perhaps on another continent! "ike a piston in a cylinder! Another possibility would be to pump air from the front of the vehicle and expel it from behind. For the present, of course, these are dreams.

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