A Book that makes you love or continue to love rollercoasters. After his successful website ..., Robert Coker returns with a wonderful book that offers detailed ride dessriptions, beautiful pictures and helpful background on construction firms.
A book from a rollercoaster-lover to rollercoaster-lovers.
Those who were familiar with the content of ... will quickly recognize, that Coker has put the coasters he introduced to his website readers in detail into this classic book fomat.
The book is divided into five chapters:
1. coaster history
2. wooden coasters (Shivering Timbers, Cyclone (the master's favourite), GhostRider, Lightning Racer, The Beast,
3. steel coasters (Riddler's Revenge, Alpengeist, Medusa, Batman & Robin: the Chiller, Volcano: the Blast Coaster, Stealth)
4. extreme machínes (Steel Force,Nitro, Goliath, Son of Beast, Millenium Force, Steel Dragon 2000, Oblivion, TA2000, Superman: the Escape, Tower of Terror, Let it Ride High Roller)
5. aftershock (X, ArrowBatic, Deja Vu, Air, Tilting Coasters)
the last chapter is a look into the future (as far as the book was written (it does not contain pictures of the last rides, just giving small introduction of what (at the time of writing the book) is yet to come.
An appendix listing selected coasters and parks worldwide
and a glossary introducing the reader to selected coaster terms.