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This is V-Scale by Alfred Barten

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Learn all about the most complete railroad experience you can have short of owning a real railroad, operating the trains, and managing the business. You are entrepreneur/tycoon, designer/builder, dispatcher, and engineer all rolled into one. This e-book in Adobe Acrobat© format covers all popular train simulators and includes all you need to know to get started in this exciting new form of an old hobby.

Twenty-nine chapters, 210 pages, 188 illustrations plus free Trainz 2006 demo and more. Chapters arranged in five parts: First Things First, A Closer Look at the Favorites, Operations, Easy Projects, and Resources.

Simulation types include dispatching, empire building, railway/transport modeling, cab-view driving, full 3D and model railroad

Railroads include Class 1, light rail, interurban, rapid transit and narrow gauge

Detailed reviews of BVE, Microsoft Train Simulator, Trainz, Locomotion and Transport Giant; links to over 70 simulators and many more resources

Extras include 635 MB demo of Trainz Hawes Junction route plus other add-ons

Requires Windows 98/Me/2000 or XP. (Any Macintosh© computer that can read a Windows©-formatted CD can read the book, but cannot use the demo and other extras.)

ISBN 1-4276-0738-8

$12.95 plus shipping. US and non-US orders accepted.

Order online or send check or money order (US funds only) to: Virtual Railroader, PO Box 480, Conway, MA 01341, USA.

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©2006 Alfred Barten. All rights reserved.