Amtrack, Hitler and Lunch in Paris by Daniel N. White

by Daniel N. White
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December 31, 2010

Reading too much lately, too much time, not enough work, not enough money in the bank to travel or start a project.  That’s Christmas for you.  Picked up and read Waiting on a Train, by James McCommons.  Short, well-written first hand account of the author travelling the entire length, near as I can figure it, of the Amtrak passenger rail system.  Did so over a two year spell, and during so went off and interviewed most of the important players, both political and rail industry, on the passenger rail issue here in the US.

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