The Resource All aboard : the complete North American train travel guide, Jim Loomis

All aboard : the complete North American train travel guide, Jim Loomis

Label
All aboard : the complete North American train travel guide
Title
All aboard
Title remainder
the complete North American train travel guide
Statement of responsibility
Jim Loomis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Loomis, Jim
Dewey number
917.304
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Railroad travel
  • Railroad travel
  • Railroad travel
  • United States
  • Canada
  • Copper Canyon (Mexico)
Label
All aboard : the complete North American train travel guide, Jim Loomis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Why take a train? -- How it all began -- Amtrak to the rescue -- Planning your own train trip -- Packing and last-minute details -- Life onboard -- Who's in charge here? -- When things go wrong -- Passenger train equipment -- How it all works -- What about all those freight trains? -- Safety is priority number one -- Taking the train in Canada -- Mexico's Copper Canyon train -- Will there be trains in our future? -- Appendix A: Pick a train, any train -- Appendix B: Suggested itineraries -- Appendix C: Railroad terms and slang -- Appendix D: How to find a rail-savvy travel agent -- Appendix E: Passenger rail advocates -- Appendix F: Excursion trains and railroad museums
Control code
ocn617445784
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 354 p.
Lccn
2010036923
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
All aboard : the complete North American train travel guide, Jim Loomis
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Why take a train? -- How it all began -- Amtrak to the rescue -- Planning your own train trip -- Packing and last-minute details -- Life onboard -- Who's in charge here? -- When things go wrong -- Passenger train equipment -- How it all works -- What about all those freight trains? -- Safety is priority number one -- Taking the train in Canada -- Mexico's Copper Canyon train -- Will there be trains in our future? -- Appendix A: Pick a train, any train -- Appendix B: Suggested itineraries -- Appendix C: Railroad terms and slang -- Appendix D: How to find a rail-savvy travel agent -- Appendix E: Passenger rail advocates -- Appendix F: Excursion trains and railroad museums
Control code
ocn617445784
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 354 p.
Lccn
2010036923
Other physical details
ill., map

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