The executive producer of the PBS TV programs by the same name now brings the joys of North American rail journeys to readers in a large-format color tome. Enriched with historical detail, each of the eight chapters celebrates one rail journey. 150 color photos. 8 maps.
This beautiful book, like the television programs it parallels, takes readers on location to some of North America's most scenic and historically rich landscapes, evoking the sense of romance and excitement that begins the moment the train leaves the station.