The Orient Express: The History of the Orient Express Service from 1883 to 1950

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Chartwell Books, 2001 - Transportation - 112 pages
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The history of the romantic and luxurious Orient Express from 1863 to 1950 is detailed in vintage photos, blueprints, and drawings. Stories of the celebrities, intrigue, and danger on board reinforce its reputation.

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The Early Years
The Golden Years
Turmoil and Change

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The author of several books on the history of technology and transport, ANTHONY BURTON has recently completed the ten-part television series Industrial Revelations. He lives in England.

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