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> Subject: European Railway Timetables From: niall ferguson
> <niall.ferguson@...> Date: Mon, 8 Sep 2008 14:48:23 +0100
> To: RAILWAY-STUDIES@...
> I've been approached by an author doing a biography of Lenin up until
> the Finland Station arrival in Petrograd in 1917.
> Does anyone have, or know of someone who has a specialist knowledge
> of the European rail system in the 1900s .I want to try and get some
> detail on the costs, time involved, conditions etc of all those long
> train journeys Lenin had to make - probably on hard seats in third
> class. Her address is:
> Can anyone assist?
If anyone on the 5-feet group feels able to assist, please contact the
original poster. TIA.
Neil Worthington, Urmston, UK