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2016–2017 NEW RELEASES
AMERICAN COASTERS 2:
Coast to Coast
Thomas Crymes
• A thrilling, close-up look at roller coasters around the country
• Dynamic photographs of more than 100 coasters in 17 states
• Examples of some of the oldest and newest coasters and their record-breaking features
Thrill-seekers are invited to join a roller-coaster enthusiast’s journey across theUnited
States to photograph these marvels of engineering. From Maine to Minnesota to
California and points in between, this book contains breath-taking photographs
of more than 100 roller coasters in 38 parks and 17 states. See the oldest operating
roller coaster in the world, as well as the recent record-breakers. Get statistics on their
gravity-defying feats, and learn the inside scoop fromone of the nation’s premier roller
coaster manufacturers.
thomas crymes
has spent a lifetime riding roller coasters and has a keen eye for
photographing them.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 311 color photos • 192 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-5114-3 • hard cover • $34.99
AVAILABLE NOW
COASTING AROUND THE UK:
Roller Coasters of the United Kingdom
Peter Andrews
• A photographic guide with facts and statistics for all major roller coasters within the UK
• 80 roller coasters, 39 parks, and nearly 400 photographs from angles average park-
goers can’t see
• Made to recreate that feeling you get at the top of the climb looking down...
TheUnitedKingdomhas beenentertaining thepublicwith its amazing selectionof parks
and rollercoasters since the late 19th century.This book features in-depth profiles of 80
roller coasters, fromthe 7,442-footUltimate inLightwater Park toThorpePark’s Stealth,
whichgoesfrom0to80mphin1.9seconds.Acompellingseriesofphotographs,gathered
from 39 of Great Britain’s most famous amusement parks, includes many behind-the-
scenes perspectives and rare views that prove these compelling structures are notmerely
fun rides, but mechanically magnificent, and at times, visually stunning, machines.
Covering the length and breadth of the UK, this photographic and historic guide takes
you from Brighton up to Glasgow, and from Gwynedd over to Great Yarmouth, and
provides the ultimate adrenaline rush.
peter andrews
is a self-confessed roller coaster addict and is in his element when
combining his passion for coasters, theme parks, and photography. He loves traveling
to parks and riding roller coasters in the search for the ultimate ride experience.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 397 color photos • 224 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-5015-3 • hard cover • $34.99
AVAILABLE NOW
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