qA memoir, lavishly illustrated with the author's own photos, of train travel along the legendary rails of America reflecting a lifetime's love of observing and riding trains while tracing the evolution of American passenger trains from the 1950s to the presentq--Provided by publisher.My first trip to the Continent took place in 2002 aboard one of the speedy Eurostar trains linking London and Paris (and a carrier unrelated to Eurostar Italia ). The train ambled along conventional tracks in England but then picked up speed noticeably in the 30amile-long bore under ... The fastest of these TGV ( Train An Grande Vitesse) lines operate over tracks engineered for high-speed trains only, thoughanbsp;...
|Title||:||Just One Restless Rider|
|Author||:||Carlos A. Schwantes|
|Publisher||:||University of Missouri Press - 2009|