Food on the Move: Dining on the Legendary Railway Journeys of the World

Food on the Move: Dining on the Legendary Railway Journeys of the World

by Sharon Hudgins (Editor)

$34.88 $35.00 Save 0% Current price is $34.88, Original price is $35. You Save 0%.
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Friday, March 22

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781789140071
Publisher: Reaktion Books, Limited
Publication date: 01/15/2019
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 148,293
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Sharon Hudgins is the author of five books and hundreds of food and travel articles published worldwide. Her books include The Other Side of Russia: A Slice of Life in Siberia and the Russian Far East and T-Bone Whacks and Caviar Snacks: Cooking with Two Texans in Siberia and the Russian Far East.

Table of Contents

Foreword James D. Porterfield 7

Introduction Sharon Hudgins, Editor 13


1 Sandwiches, Savouries and Strawberry Fizz: Dining at Speed on the Flying Scotsman Adam Balic 21

2 Of French Champagne and Turkish Coffee: Feasting and Fasting on the Orient Express Arjan den Boer 45


3 From Caviar to Mystery Meat: Dining across Two Continents on the Trans-Siberian Railway Sharon Hudgins 75

North America

4 All Aboard: Classic American Cuisine on the Santa Fe Super Chief Karl Zimmermann 101

5 Sockeye Salmon and Saskatoon Pie: Regional Foods on Canada's Long-distance Railways Judy Corser 125


6 Kangaroo, Crocodile and Custard: Eating across the Outback on Australia's Ghan Railway Diana Noyce 147


7 Fast Food: Eating within the Box on Japan's 'Bullet Train' Merry White 171

8 Spicy Curries and Cups of Tea: Dining along the Darjeeling Himalayan Line Aparajita Mukhopadhyay 189


6 Baked Bobotie, Fried Kingclip and Chocolate Potjie: Traditional Fare on South African Luxury Trains Karl Zimmermann 215

References 239

Bibliography 245

Author Biographies 249

Acknowledgements 254

Photo Acknowledgements 256

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews