Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to Detroit, MI

This 112-page railroad route guidebook covers the approximate 300-mile-long route between Chicago, Illinois and Detroit/Pontiac, Michigan. This book provides historical information as the train passes through such trackside cities as Hammond-Whiting, Michigan City, New Buffalo, Niles, Dowagiac, Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, Jackson, Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Detroit, Royal Oak, and Troy. This book covers historical information such as Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan's cereal and auto empires. This book by Robert & Kandace Tabern is for passengers traveling aboard Amtak's Wolverine Service® between Chicago and Detroit/Pontiac. Some of the material overlaps small portions of Amtrak's Capitol Limited®, Lake Shore Limited®, Blue Water®, and Pere Marquette® routes.
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