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Pages: 256
Authors: Christian Wolmar, Brian Soloman
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Pen & Sword

One of the most important developments in European history, the railways helped create the social and economic fabric of the continent. In the 'Golden Age' of the railways, from the late nineteenth century to the early twentieth, there was no more exciting, exotic or desirable way to travel. As the
All Aboard!
Language: en
Pages: 131
Authors: Lynn Johnson, Michael O'Leary
Categories: Business & Economics
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Language: en
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Boat Trains - The English Channel and Ocean Liner Specials
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Martyn Pring
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-31 - Publisher: Pen and Sword Transport

In many ways this title featuring the evolution of cross-channel boat trains and the many dedicated services responsible for moving international passengers to and from transatlantic steamers, is an extension of luxury railway travel. But that’s not the full story as it encapsulates more than 125 years of independent and
Luxury Railway Travel
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Martyn Pring
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-30 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

“Reads like an extravagant time travel through Britain’s opulence era where train travel was just as stylish and fanciful as the elite class themselves.” —Manhattan with a Twist Martyn Pring has carried out considerable research tracing the evolution of British luxury train travel weaving railway, social and travel history threads