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Railway Maps of the World by Mark Ovenden
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Sep 28, 11

bookshelves: history, trivia-and-miscellaneous, art-and-photography
Read from September 17 to 28, 2011, read count: 1

The strength of this book lies in the photos and poster reproductions. If you are a visual person, you will enjoy this book. If you are like me, and you enjoy looking at old time vintage images, then you will like the book as well. Most of the text is pretty interesting, especially, the first part of the book that contains the historical things. However, text is often pretty small (the font they chose), making it a little hard to read. Overall, this is a book to browse and enjoy for the visual appeal. Railroad buffs will very likely enjoy it.
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09/27/2011 page 5
3.0% "Started it this morning. This is more a browse and scan book. While the text is informative, it is extremely small print. Better to look at the boxes and insets and the pretty photos and images."

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