SPECIAL EVENT FOR MAP & RAILROAD ENTHUSIASTS: "RAIL USA" with Author, Eric Riback, Art Director/Editor, Bella Stander & Illustrator, James Mann
This event will be held at Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck, NY.
RAIL U.S.A. MUSEUMS & TRIPS - EASTERN STATES Illustrated Map & Guide is the ultimate guide for rail & map enthusiasts alike!
L to R: Cover, Eric Riback, Bella Stander, Illustration by James Mann
Written by Eric Riback, and published by specialty illustrated map publishing house Bella Terra Maps, Rail USA contains information on 334 rail attractions from Maine to Florida, together with the most comprehensive and up-to-date listing anywhere! Information includes railroad museums & exhibits, historic depots, scenic railroads, dinner trains, trolley rides & museums, miniature railroads, model layouts & antique toy trains, railroad historic sites, and train viewing platforms in every state along the Atlantic coast plus Vermont, Pennsylvania & West Virginia. Locations are shown on beautifully detailed maps--including 5 insets--for easy travel planning, and include a GPS address directory. With 16 eye-catching, original watercolor illustrations, many of which by Illustrator James Mann – this book is definite “must have” for the rail and map enthusiast.
At this event Author Riback, editor and Art Director Bella Stander and Illustrator James Mann will talk about their individual contributions to the book, their research, and the process of creating illustrated maps.
To find out more aboout the participants - individual biographies are available at the foot of this page.