Presents profiles of countries from around the world, with information on such topics as historical events, the environment, physical geography, habitats, animal and plant life, agriculture, the economy, culture, governments, and industries.Their investment in high-speed locomotives, the Train a Grande Vitesse (TGV), was part of state-led initiatives to promote growth. The most attractive feature ... It offers high-speed travel directly into city centres, which eliminates additional trips to and from out-of-town airports for longdistance travelers. ... Paris to London The third existing TGV line, TGV Nord- Europe, was opened in 1993 linking Paris with anbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of World Geography|
|Publisher||:||Marshall Cavendish - 2001-07-01|