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USA by rail : plus Canada's main routes : the Bradt travel guide

Author: John Pitt; Bradt Travel Guides,
Publisher: Chalfont St. Peter : Bradt Travel Guides Ltd ; Guilford, Connecticut : The Globe Pequot Press Inc, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Ninth editionView all editions and formats
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Ever since they came on the scene, American trains have had a strong hold on the popular imagination, inspiring countless stories, songs, scandals, films, and legends. Attracted by the pace of life and an ever-changing view, more and more people are discovering the joys of taking to the rails to cross this vast continent in comfort. This new edition of a best-selling Bradt title provides up-to-date timetables,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Pitt; Bradt Travel Guides,
ISBN: 9781784776251 1784776254
OCLC Number: 1090421769
Notes: Previous edition: 2012.
Description: 394 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: General information --
Trains and routes in the United States --
On Canadian rails.
Responsibility: John Pitt.

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USA by Rail Travel Guide - Travel information and holiday tips on everything from US and Canadian routes to rail transport history and important stops. Also covering accommodation suggestions,  Read more...

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