Lost Railway Journeys From Around The World: Passenger Journeys That Time Has Erased

byAnthony Lambert

Hardcover | November 13, 2018

Lost Railway Journeys From Around The World: Passenger Journeys That Time Has Erased by Anthony Lambert
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From the great cathedral-like railways stations of the steam age to obscure lines built through spectacular landscapes to open up countries before the advent of motorised road transport, this book is a celebration of our lost railway heritage and the lines that can no longer be travelled.   Through stunning images, Lost Railway Journeys from Around the World evokes the romance and drama of these journeys, taking the reader as close as they can possibly get to this lost world of dining cars, sleeping cars, station porters and international rail travel.   Organised by continent, all of these routes have stories to tell and the lost journeys are captured in the old postcards and posters that accompany photographs drawn from collections and archives across the world.
Anthony Lambert has written several books about railways and travel, as well as writing for such newspapers and magazines as The Independent, Orient-Express Magazine, the New York Times, the Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Times and Wanderlust. He was consultant editor for the nine-volume part work, The World of Trains, and has travelled o...
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Title:Lost Railway Journeys From Around The World: Passenger Journeys That Time Has ErasedFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:208 pages, 9.88 X 8.62 X 0.88 inShipping dimensions:208 pages, 9.88 X 8.62 X 0.88 inPublished:November 13, 2018Publisher:White Lion PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:178131747X

ISBN - 13:9781781317471

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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