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Book Condition: Near Fine
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows little use, has been re-bound by the library into heavy, strong HB boards that are in excellent condition, as is the binding itself. 292 pages with numerous fold-out wiring/schematic diagrams, charts, tables, graphs. B&W photos throughout, lots of formulae. Contents include Mechanics of train movement, Series-parallel control: building up the speed-time curve, Control systems, Rheostat calculations, Direct current traction motors, Current collection, Single-phase railways, Three-phase and Split-phase railways, Brakes, Train resistance, D.C. motor performance and rating, Regeneration: comparison of electric traction systems, Complete calculations for an electric train.