Truckers, Technology, and the New Workplace SurveillanceAuthor: Levy, KarenCode: 62643Price:AU $54.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date:01/05/2023Availability:Pre Order. Release date: May 2023
A behind-the-scenes look at how digital surveillance is affecting the trucking way of life.
Long-haul truckers are the backbone of the American economy, transporting goods under gruelling conditions and immense economic pressure. Truckers have long valued the day-to-day independence of their work, sharing a ......
Author: Whitlam, JonathonCode: 62039Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:11/01/2023Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
In this revealing book, tractor expert Jonathan Whitlam covers the full history of the development of Lamborghini tractors. First produced in 1948, the Lamborghini tractor brand soon gained a reputation for innovation. First powered by Morris engines, technical innovations soon led to the tractors being sold worldwide. ......
Author: Norris, JohnCode: 62059Price:AU $54.00Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:19/11/2022Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Many thousands of different types of vehicles were used by the armies during the Second World War for various roles, including the fighting vehicles such as armoured cars and tanks. Today these are very popular with enthusiasts who restore these historic vehicles to their pristine state and attend specialist gatherings around the country and ......
Author: Leffingwall, RandyCode: 61788Price:AU $74.95Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:08/10/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In Farmall 100 Years, award-winning tractor author, photographer, and historian Randy Leffingwell and prolific tractor historian Robert N. Pripps offer a richly illustrated and detailed book that captures the full story of the iconic tractors.
Author: Avonside Publishing Ltd.Code: 61645Price:AU $8.73
Format: Calendar / 24 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date:07/09/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A 16 month calendar that can be used from September 2022 containing wonderful images of classic agricultural tractors built over the last century. The calendar contains all public holidays, notable events & important dates. The Calendar also features large grids for making notes of those special dates to remember.
Life Behind the WheelAuthor: Devlin, TalonCode: 61920Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 102 pages Published date:04/05/2022Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Author: Finneran, TonyCode: 61073Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/04/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This book offers a chronological view from the oldest colour images to the latest buses. It focuses mainly on buses, although many Australian-built chassis were generally used for coach operations and some of these are featured. Before the Second World War, buses were mainly of British origin with local bodywork. During the 1970s the European ......
Author: McCann, LiamCode: 60952Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: G2 ENTERTAINMENT LTD Published date:28/03/2022Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Best of British Tractors is a celebration of the pioneers and innovators of British farming machinery whose names have become familiar as our most famous tractor manufacturers This affectionate tribute also shows how these tractors have changed the landscape of British farming and become part of the fabric of country life.
Author: Matthew, Wharmby,Code: 61209Price:AU $72.64Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/11/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Good Photographic Coverage New Factual Information Informative Long Captions Useful to Modellers Good Technical Information
Author: Ranger, AlanCode: 59362Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:30/10/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Opel Blitz (German for ""lightning"") was the name given to various light and middle-weight truck series built by the German automobile manufacturer Opel from 1930. This book focuses on the light version of the Blitz lorry deployed by the Wehrmacht during World War II: Opel Blitz type 3,5-134 & 3,5-157; Opel Blitz type 2,0-12; Opel Blitz type ......
Every Model 1917-1996Author: Morland, AndrewCode: 61320Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:25/10/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The Complete Book of Classic Ford Tractors presents the evolution of the popular machines from 1917 to 1996. Model histories are accompanied by detailed specification charts and, of course, gorgeous photography of restored models.
Author: Dent, GeorgeCode: 61313Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:10/09/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
This richly illustrated book offers a complete guide to building model truck kits, across all of the popular scales. Concentrating on civilian vehicles, renowned modeller George Dent describes the fundamental processes involved in kit-building, including preparation and assembly of components, detailing and modification work including custom ......
An Historic OverviewAuthor: Waller, PeterCode: 70031Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:26/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
It is almost 100 years since the first tram was preserved in Britain, in the century since then a great variety of trams have been saved from tramway systems small and large. Some trams were purchased directly out of service and others were acquired after many years alternative usage, some being summer houses or homes, while others were used on ......
A Collector's GuideAuthor: Piltz, HowardCode: 61143Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Good Photographic Coverage, Well Written Informative Text, New Information, Informative Captions
Author: Lockwood, ChrisCode: 60339Price:AU $14.99Format: Paperback / 88 pages Publisher: OLD POND PUBLISHING Published date:12/07/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Many popular tractors from the late 1960s to the 1980s have become classics on Britain's farms. This is a handy guide to identifying 41 iconic farm tractors
Author: Reed, JohnCode: 60446Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:10/06/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. No longer available
You see them everywhere was the slogan adopted by Bedford when advertising its commercial vehicles in the 1930s and it held true for many decades. The company set out to produce reliable vehicles at an economic price. Catering to the small trader with its 30cwt and 2 ton trucks, and 6cwt and 10/12cwt vans, the company was one of the leading ......
Author: Johnson, CarlCode: 59828Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:11/04/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
ERF Limited was formed in 1933 when Edwin Richard Foden founded the company with his son Dennis. Under the guidance of design engineer Ernest Sherratt, the best components available at the time were assembled to create vehicles that soon earned a reputation as good lorries capable of earning good revenue with reasonable running costs. This ......
Author: George, RobertCode: 60820Price:AU $25.50Format: Paperback / 76 pages Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Delivery estimate: Print on Demand - due 2-3 weeks
Why did trucking go from the safest to the unsafest overnight? Why did the truckers go from upper middle class to lower middle class? Why did over-the-road drivers go from the knights of the road, to minimum-wage, aggressive bullies? This book explains it all. Plus, it will take you on trips that will teach you how to keep from killing ......
An Historic OverviewAuthor: Waller, PeterCode: 60475Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/03/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Good comprehensive coverage with new historical information.
Author: Ferris, ThomasCode: 60819Price:AU $24.95Format: Paperback / 58 pages Published date:12/02/2021Availability:Delivery estimate: Print on Demand - due 2-3 weeks
I wrote this book because everybody said that I should write a book about my life on the road as a professional mover and professional trucker. Its about the places I have been to, the people I have met, and the memories of it all. I was a driver for twenty-five years and a mover for thirty-seven year
The Workshop Service ManualAuthor: Jaworski, ChrisCode: 59832Price:AU $27.91
Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: OLD POND PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In the UK between 1957 and 1964 Massey Ferguson manufactured some 380,000 MF35s, the most popular mediumsized farm tractors of the period. Many have remained in work and they are a restorers favourite machine. Chris Jaworskis book, based on his heavily illustrated articles for Tractor & Machinery magazine, is a step-by-step manual on servicing ......
Workshop ManualAuthor: Gaines, TharranCode: 59825Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:22/10/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Finally A restoration guide with the kind of detail needed for a first-class job. "How To Restore Classic Farmall Tractors" is packed with hundreds of helpful full-color photographs, proven tips and techniques, and money-saving advice from restorers who know what works . . . and what doesnt.
This guide will walk you step-by-step through ......
More Than 400 Models from 1900 to 1990Author: Pripps, Robert N.Code: 59824Price:AU $54.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:17/10/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The Field Guide to Classic Farm Tractors, Expanded Edition features all the classic machines you remember, plus a few rarities and tractors recently added to the realm of "classics." All are presented in full-colour, fully restored glory.
Featuring machines right up through more recently collectible models of the ......
Author: Whipps, KevinCode: 59469Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/09/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
Learn to fully repair and restore Chevrolets most popular truck in this long-awaited new restoration guide.
When Chevy released its second-generation C/K pickup trucks, dubbed the "Action Line," it was apparent that many changes over the previous generation had been employed. Not only did the truck have a simpler, more clean-cut look ......
How to Build and ModifyAuthor: Pickering, JimCode: 59468Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/09/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
Build and modify your 1973-1987 GMC or Chevrolet truck in your garage with step-by-step processes to boost power, add curb appeal, and improve stopping ability, handling, safety, and more.
GMs squarebody trucks are solid, simple, and easy-to-find rig--and that makes them perfect for modification. Theyre American ......
The Story of a Family-Owned Independent Bus CompanyAuthor: Wilder, DavidCode: 58979Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:20/08/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Good Historical Narrative, Interesting Illustrations, Bus Fleet Information, Of Value to Local Historians.
Author: Springirth, Kenneth CCode: 59420Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/08/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
New Jersey's Trolley Heritage is a photographic essay of trolley cars that once served Atlantic City, Ocean City, and Wildwood, plus the modernized Newark City subway, along with the new Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Line and River Line. From 1889 to 1955, electric trolley cars served commuters and vacationers in Atlantic City. Between 1938 and 1955, ......
Every Model 1923-1973Author: Pripps, Robert N.Code: 59954Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:23/06/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The Complete Book of Farmall Tractors details the complete evolution of the popular marques iconic models. The engaging text includes series evolution, historical context, and technical details, accompanied by beautiful contemporary and historic images. In 1923, International Harvester revolutionised the tractor world by conceiving the Farmall ......
Author: Taylor, JamesCode: 58874Price:AU $17.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date:15/06/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The coach - distinguished from the bus by its use for longer-haul and more comfortable trips - has a long and august history. Its origins lie in the charabanc, a long open-topped vehicle used to transport passengers on works outings and pleasure excursions. Over time, coaches came to be enclosed and fitted with more comfortable seating and ......
Wit, Wisdom, and True Stories from 60 Years on the RoadAuthor: Miller, EdCode: 56151Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Published date:14/06/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Wit, wisdom, and revelations from sixty years of life on the road. Driving one highway after another at sunrise, winding through the mountainside, hearing the call to rise of the roosters, or simply exchanging "fishing stories" with the other guys at the truck stops. Like that one about the trucker who stopped along the highway and helped a ......