Author: Taylor, JamesCode: 58874Price:AU $18.66Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
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 ......
A History Including Minibuses, Taxis and TrolleysAuthor: Desmond, KevinCode: 58838Price:AU $72.79Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The exponential success of battery electric buses calls for a re-appraisal of their history. This comprehensive history traces the roots of the electric bus from 1564 to its resounding success in 2019.
Author: Wharmby, MatthewCode: 59070Price:AU $62.26Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
After the successful six-year production run of its B7TL low-floor double-decker had been curtailed in London by increasing noise problems, Volvo developed a leaner and quieter update which it dubbed the B9TL, and orders resumed in strength.
How to Plan, Run, and Win the Fight for Effective TransitAuthor: Higashide, StevenCode: 58123Price:AU $43.68Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: ISLAND PRESS Published date:14/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A transit expert calls citizens and city decision-makers to action, inspiring them to fight for a better bus system.
Author: Baker, Michael H. C.Code: 38416Price:AU $16.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Published date:07/01/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
London Transport was created in 1933 to coordinate the shambolic, overlapping transport systems of the capital, and for decades has striven to meet the challenges of organising London travel. This book presents the story of the organisation from its origins, through the upheavals of the Second World War, to TfL's biggest project - Crossrail.
Author: Kearns, EmilyCode: 38461Price:AU $20.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Published date:13/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Spanning the past to the future, the iconic red buses to the abandoned tube stations and the engineering achievements to the cultural highlights, this book celebrates everything you should know about getting about in London.