Epic Adventures: Explore the World in 12 Amazing Train Journeys
A beautiful and informative title 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, 34 countries and numerous cities via 12 of the world's most amazing train journeys. Adventures on Trains author, Sam Sedgman will delight readers with his descriptive and illuminative text about train journeys including the Orient Express (Paris to Istanbul), the first Transcontinental Railroad (Chicago to San Francisco) and the Shangri-La train (Beijing to Kunming). Each locomotive adventure reveals the history, culture, landscape and wildlife of the countries travelled. Take in the safari sights of Southern Africa, wrap up warm in Mongolia, and taste some tea in India, plus so much more.
Detailed, colorful illustrations by Sam Brewster brings the facts and journeys to life. Race Across the World will appeal to culture-, travel-, locomotive-fans of all ages.
- Format: Inbunden
- ISBN: 9780753478011
- Språk: Engelska
- Antal sidor: 64
- Utgivningsdatum: 2022-02-01
- Förlag: Kingfisher