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Great continental railway journeys. Series 1

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Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date Res.
DVD 910.04 GREA
DVD - Adult   Double Bay . Available .  
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Title Great continental railway journeys. Series 1 [videorecording].
Publisher/Date [London] : FremantleMedia International, [2018]
[Australia] : Roadshow Entertainment, [2018]
Pagination etc. 2 DVD-videos (295 min) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note R-124199-9.
"Michael Portillo retraces the journeys from Bradshaw's continental railway guide"-- Cover.
London to Monte Carlo -- Hungary to Austria -- Berlin to Rhine -- Switzerland -- Amsterdam to Northern France.
Creation Note Series producer, Michelle Heeley ; Executive producer: John Comerford, Pam Cavannagh.
Performer note Presented by Michael Portillo.
Summary Note Follow Michael Portillo as he travels around Europe taking as his guide the 1913 pamphlet 'Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide'. Produced by cartographer George Bradshaw, the pamphlet documents a number of European railway journeys and the various towns and hamlets along the way. With an eye to local cultures and traditions and the role each journey and the trains themselves played in the development of European history, Portillo revisits the locations described in the journal and reflects on the changes a century has wrought.
Target audience note Censorship classification : PG.
Language note In English with English subtitles.
Subject Railroad travel -- Europe
Railroad travel -- England -- London -- History
Railroad travel -- Monaco -- Monte Carlo -- History
Railroad travel -- Hungary -- History
Railroad travel -- Austria -- History
Railroad travel -- Berlin -- History
Railroad travel -- Rhine River Valley -- History
Railroad travel -- Switzerland -- History
Railroad travel -- Amsterdam -- History
Railroad travel -- France, Northern -- History
Railroads -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History
Railroads -- Economic aspects -- Europe -- History
Railroad travel -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History
Railroad travel -- Economic aspects -- Europe -- History
Europe -- Description and travel
Travelogues (Television programs).
Documentary television programs.
Added Author Portillo, Michael, 1953- on-screen presenter.
Comerford, John producer.
Heeley, Michelle producer.
Cavannagh, Pam producer.
Corporate Author British Broadcasting Corporation issuing body.
Fremantle Media Enterprises (Firm) production company
Added title Great continental railway journeys (Television program)
Shelf Location DVD 910.04 GREA
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