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Christopher Portway - The World Commuter (Great Journeys by Train) (2nd Hand Paperback)

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Synopsis

This work embraces half a lifetime of travelling around the world by train: steaming down the Khyber Pass on the train's front buffers; and attempting an escape as a POW in Nazi-occupied Europe in World War II.

It teems with incident and strange encounter in one man's global passion.

Details
  • Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
  • Condition : Very Good
  • Category : Non-Fiction - Travel & Guidebooks
  • Published : 2001 (Summersdale Publishers)
  • ISBN : 9871840241457
  • SKU : B000061
  • PPC : SP300gm
  • RRP : £7.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.
External Reviews

'Exciting and unusual . . . Life's never been dull for Christopher.' - The Weekly News.

'Extraordinary.' - The Brighton Evening Argus.

'Stranger than fiction.' - The Daily Express.

'The clever mix of travelogue, history and anecdote makes for an entertaining and thought-provoking read.' - Geographical Magazine.

'Sit back and enjoy . . .' - York Railway Museum Magazine.

'The Clever mix of travelogue, history and anecdote makes for an entertaining and thought-provoking read.' - Geographical Magazine.

The Author
Christopher Portway was born in Halstead, Essex on the 30. October 1923 and died in London on the 30. July 2009. He was a travel writer and an author of several books.

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