RollerCoasterGiants[Book: Frank J.M. Romijn – 2006 – 23x27cm – 156 Pages – Full colour]. A publication to bring enthusiasts right up to date in the coastering world. Featuring chapters on: Coaster History; Technical Issues; Coaster Design and Construction; Werner Stengel; Bolliger & Mabillard; Intamin; Vekoma; Steel Coasters in Europe; Wooden Coasters in Europe; European Coaster Index; Japanese Coasters; World Records; Roller Coaster Jargon and Terms. Containing large -sometimes full page- colour photos of your favourite roller coasters, including Rita: Queen of Speed (Alton Towers); Kingda Ka (Six Flags Great Adventure); Stealth (Thorpe Park); X (Six Flags Magic Mountain); Top Thrill Dragster (Six Flags Magic Mountain; Thunder Dolphin (Tokyo Dome City); White Cyclone (Nagashima Spaland); Kanonen (Liseberg), Booster Bike (Toverland), and dozens more. (Dutch script throughout). ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good / Excellent.

  • Björn Brändli

    When I was looking for a Dutch book about roller coasters I came across this one. It turned out to be a very well made high quality book with some nice photos. Then content is the usual and gives a nice presentation of the most interesting rides around the globe.