Product Details


Title:
Passenger Train Annual 2010
Author:
Kevin Holland, Editor
Publisher:
White River Productions
ISBN or Item #
ptja10
Date Listed:
2010-10-02 15:10:48
Retail Price:
$19.95
Our Price:
$18.95
Description:

Passenger Train Annual 2010

Edited by Kevin J. Holland.

Paperback, 8.5x11, 128 glossy all color pages.

"An in-depth look at various passenger rail service topics from throughout the calendar year of 2009.

Featuring:

  • Acela at 10 • by Karl Zimmerman — An examination of the first decade of Amtrak's high-speed Acela service.
  • Return to the Mountain • by Geoffrey H. Doughty — A look at Conway Scenic Railroad's restoration of a rugged stretch of the former Maine Central Mountain Subdivision.
  • Jasper Interlude — Servicing Canadian National's Panorama at Jasper, Alberta, at the height of CN's passenger revival in 1968.
  • London Landmark — New life for venerable St. Pancras station.
  • Fifteen Months — Forty years after the Burlington Northern merger, reflections on BN's brief passenger train era.
  • 2009 in Review — An illustrated timeline of passenger-rail happenings, from the pages of PTJ's Journal.