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The old Patagonian express : by train through the Americas

Author: Paul Theroux
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of Theroux's trip by train from Boston to Bogota, Columbia.
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Genre/Form: Travel writing
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Theroux, Paul.
Old Patagonian express.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1979
(OCoLC)643648788
Named Person: Paul Theroux; Paul Theroux; Paul Theroux
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Theroux
ISBN: 0395277884 9780395277881 039552105X 9780395521052
OCLC Number: 5101634
Description: 404 pages : illustrations, maps (on lining papers) ; 24 cm
Contents: The Lake Shore Limited --
The Lone Star --
The Aztec Eagle --
El Jarocho to Veracruz --
The passenger train to Tapachula --
The 7:30 to Guatemala City --
The 7:00 Zacapa --
The railcar to San Salvador --
The local to Cutuco --
The Atlantic Railway : the 12:00 to Limón --
The Pacific Railway : the 10:00 to Puntarenas --
The Balboa Bullet to Colón --
The Expreso del Sol to Bogotá --
The Expreso Calima --
The Autoferro to Guayagquil --
El Tren de la Sierra --
The passenger train to Machu Picchu --
El Panamericano --
Las Estrella del Norte ("The North Star") to Buenos Aires --
The Buenos Aires Subterranean --
The Lagos del Sur ("Lakes of the South") Express --
The Old Patagonian Express.
Responsibility: Paul Theroux ; [endpaper maps by Richard Sanderson].
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An account of Theroux's trip by train from Boston to Bogota, Columbia.

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