Traversing the globe on a dozen thrilling locomotive journeys, the co-author of the Adventures on Trains series takes readers from the Orient Express to the Transcontinental Railroad.
A beautiful and informative book encapsulating the excitement and wonder of adventure and travel - all seen through the world's most wondrous train journeys.
Climb onboard and travel across six continents, thirty-four countries and numerous cities via twelve of the world's most amazing train journeys. Adventures on Trains author and British Book Award 2021 winner, Sam Sedgman, will delight with his descriptive and illuminative text about train journeys including the Eurostar (London to Amsterdam), Orient Express (Paris to Istanbul), the first Transcontinental Railroad (Chicago to San Francisco) and the Rejuvenation Express (Beijing to Hong Kong).
Each locomotive adventure reveals some of the rich history, culture, landscape and wildlife of the countries travelled. Take in the safari sights of Southern Africa, wrap up warm in the Arctic Circle, celebrate Chinese New Year and taste some tea in India whilst on a toy train - there's a whole world to discover when travelling by train!
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Number of pages: 64
Weight: 619 g
Dimensions: 289 x 244 x 15 mm
As dazzling to look at as it is fascinating to read - Marianne Levy, The I
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