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Author Loomis, Jim
Title All aboard : the complete North American train travel guide / Jim Loomis
Publisher Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, c2011
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 Rodman Main Adult  917.304 L863 2011    AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd ed
Descript xiii, 354 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm
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
Subject United States -- Guidebooks
Canada -- Guidebooks
Railroad travel -- United States -- Guidebooks
Railroad travel -- Canada -- Guidebooks
Copper Canyon (Mexico) -- Guidebooks
Railroad travel -- Mexico -- Copper Canyon -- Guidebooks
ISBN 9781569763094
1569763097

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