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Washington D.C. by Amtrak; an Exhilirating American Experience By Richard Sauerheber
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This book is far more than a travel guide. It is an adventure journal that turns the tourist into a resident visitor. The sites and people in the city that truly belongs to all Americans, the capital... More > Washington D.C., are described. This is jam packed with information, interviews and photographs. Cross country train travel on Amtrak from California to Chicago and D.C., then to Indiana, and then back, is a rewarding adventure. Somehow the trip was completed in spite of some of the worst weather in Midwestern history.< Less
Washington D.C. by Amtrak; an Exhilirating American Experience By Richard Sauerheber
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This book is far more than a travel guide. It is an adventure journal that turns the tourist into a resident visitor. The sites and people in the city that truly belongs to all Americans, the capital... More > Washington D.C., are described. This is jam packed with information, interviews and photographs. Cross country train travel on Amtrak from California to Chicago and D.C., then to Indiana, and then back, is a rewarding adventure. Somehow the trip was completed in spite of some of the worst weather in Midwestern history.< Less
Volume 2445, Fort Morgan (Amtrak station) --- Fort Sully (South Dakota) By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 2445, Fort Morgan (Amtrak station)---Fort Sully (South Dakota) Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture... More > towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 0839, Ardmore, Oklahoma (Amtrak station) --- Area Control Center By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 0839, Ardmore, Oklahoma (Amtrak station)---Area Control Center Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture... More > towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
The Great American Journey By Artur Dabrowski, Rei Chiang
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The Great American Journey is a cross-country trip of two architecture students, Rei Chiang and Artur Dabrowski. Using an Amtrak rail pass, the journey spanned twelve American cities within forty... More > days. This book, edited by Chrisoula Kapelonis, is the product of their adventure.< Less
The Love Express By Niagara Rainbow
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A story of young love, romance, adventure, and action, a fairly standard formula, yes. But this one takes place on carefully researched period correct Amtrak trains. This story features a 1976... More > Niagara Rainbow and the 1995 Broadway Limited and Desert Wind.< Less
The Love Express By Niagara Rainbow
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A story of young love, romance, adventure, and action, a fairly standard formula, yes. But this one takes place on carefully researched period correct Amtrak trains. This story features a 1976... More > Niagara Rainbow and the 1995 Broadway Limited and Desert Wind.< Less
Ray's Railroad Photos By Raymond Younkins
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A photo only book, showing some of the pictures I have taken since the early 90's. Some pictures taken in Gaithersburg, Md,Harrisburg, Pa and Cove,Pa.
Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to Quincy, IL By Robert & Kandace Tabern
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Are you planning a train trip between Chicago and Quincy (via Galesburg)? Then, this is the perfect travel-sized railroad route guide for you! Learn about the towns, people, and history that will be... More > passing by outside your window. While everyone enjoys a train ride, not knowing what you see outside your window is almost like watching the Travel Channel with the audio turned off. Don't be in the dark about the interesting stories of Central Illinois; get you copy of "Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to Quincy, IL" today!< Less
Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to St. Paul, MN (Second Edition) By Robert Tabern
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If you ever ride the train between Chicago, Milwaukee, and the Twin Cities...then this is the book that you need! The second edition of "Outside the Rails" features 300 pages of useful... More > information describing the different sites that passengers see while aboard Amtrak's "Hiawatha Service" and "Empire Builder" trains. Ever look out your window and wonder what something is? Chances are it is in this book! The author spent more than 5 years researching historic buildings, natural, and geological sites along the 417 mile route from Chicago to St. Paul. This route guide is also popular with passengers who are participating in a "Friends of the 261" charter trip. So, stop wondering "What is that?"...and be in the know with "Outside the Rails".< Less