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Your ticket to some of the most thrilling, high-octane train rides in history is here! Extreme Trains host Matt Brown, a real-life railroad conductor from New England, brings his infectious passion for these monster machines to rail journeys across the United States. Feel the force of railroads in history, and see how railroading is about more than machines, cargo and challenging terrain. From the demolition of Penn Station, to the first train robbers and how the Nazis tried to blow up the rails in World War II, to the human blood, sweat and tears of the stokers, engineers, and bathroom cleaners that keep the industry moving, tag along with Matt on one of history s most exciting rides. Episodes include Amtrak s Empire Builder, The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Freight Train, The Norfolk Southern Coal Train, The Ringling Bros. Circus Train,
and The Union Pacific Refrigeration Train.
We absolutely ADORE this series and wish there were many more! So many different types of trains are covered - fun and educational! Exciting video! :DPublished 3 months ago by Marsha Swaggerty
I bought this for my youngest grandson, who is transfixed with trains. This series is so great--both fun and informative. I've learned so much about trains myself. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Rita H.
Purchased for my grandchild who LOVES trains! So educational! He is glued these DVD's!!! If you have a train lover you'll love this set!Published 19 months ago by ZebbityBebbity
My son had already seen most of these, but after moving we lost his precious 844 video so I ordered it. Of course he loves it! Read morePublished 20 months ago by M. Pinales