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9781857945690

The steam Engines of World War II

The German 'Kriegsdampflokomotiven' and British and American war engines Author: Horton, Philip Code: 58235 Price: AU $51.89 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SILVER LINK PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 24/04/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
9781445695570

Great Central Railway

The Decline and Fall Author: Evans, John Code: 58837 Price: AU $31.11 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/04/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Wonderful previously unpublished images documenting the years before and after the Great Central Line was cut.
9781785216893

Flying Scotsman (Icon)

Author: Atkins, Philip Code: 58204 Price: AU $26.96 Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 17/03/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
Perhaps the most iconic steam locomotive in the world, the legendary Flying Scotsman was the first train to achieve 100mph and in its glory days ran the only non-stop passenger service between London and Edinburgh. When it was withdrawn from regular service in 1963, after nearly 40 years in service, the locomotive had travelled an estimated two ......
9781445686219

Elegance in Engineering

The Classic British Steam Locomotive Author: Alexander, Colin Code: 58200 Price: AU $31.11 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/03/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
A fascinating look at the history of one of our the most iconic machines of all time - the British steam locomotive.
9781445699110

Steam Trains: The Magnificent History of Britain's Locomotives from

Stephenson's Rocket to BR's Evening Star Author: Maggs, Colin Code: 58202 Price: AU $20.73 Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/03/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
New B-format paperback edition. The history of steam in Britain, from the Rocket in 1829, through to the last main line locomotive in the 1960s.
9781857945454

Model Railways Explained (Beyond the beginning)

The Newcomers' Guide to Railway Modelling Author: Lambert, Brian Code: 56840 Price: AU $40.74 Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: SILVER LINK PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 10/03/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The author writes: `My hobby has been model railways for many years, since I was given a Tri-ang Princess Elizabeth train set for Christmas as an eight-year-old schoolboy. Over the years I have gained much modelling knowledge from practical experience, and belonging to model railway clubs,
9780860936886

The Blue Pullman Story

Revised and Expanded Edition Author: Robertson, Kevin Code: 58167 Price: AU $83.02 Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 01/02/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Since the original publication in 2005, a considerable amount of new material has been unearthed. This is all included in this revised and updated edition of the definitive history of these fascinating trains, which spans from their inception in the 1955 Modernisation Plan, to their demise in the scrap yards of South Wales two decades later.
9781911658023

Flying Scotsman

The World's most famous steam locomotive Author: Sharpe, Brian Code: 57862 Price: AU $29.44 Format: Hardback Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 20/01/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"No 1472 was the third of a class of steam locomotives that was eventually to number 79 engines, and did not originally even carry a name. The Great Northern Railway A1 4-6-2 though, was the biggest express steam engine ever to have been seen in Britain at the time."
9781911658016

British Railway Disasters

Lessons learned from tragedies on the tracks Author: Jones, Robin Code: 57861 Price: AU $29.44 Format: Hardback Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 20/01/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"This is the story of how Britain's railway disasters, horrific though they may be, change the network for the better through the crucial lessons that are learned."
9781912716074

Trans-Canada Rail Guide

Practical Guide with 28 Maps to the Rail Route from Halifax to Vancouver Author: Trailblazer Publications Code: 58024 Price: AU $32.57 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: TRAILBLAZER Published date: 06/01/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Sixth edition of this comprehensive guide to Canada's transcontinental train ride. Includes planning your trip, where to get the best deals for tickets, rail routes and maps plus guides to 10 stopover cities, and mile-by-mile route guide with 32 maps, and the history of the railroad.
9781789542363

Trains, Planes, Ships and Cars

The Golden Age 1900-1941 Author: Hamilton-Paterson, James Code: 56421 Price: AU $61.11 Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date: 01/01/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated celebration of the golden age of aircraft, cars and locomotives from 1900 to 1945.
9780995799868

European Rail Timetable Winter 2019/2020

Author: John Potter Code: 58025 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback Published date: 22/12/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The Winter 2019 edition contains the new timetable valid from December 2019 to June 2020. The only comprehensive up-to-the-minute guide to rail and ferry services throughout Europe and beyond, providing timings for over 50,000 individual rail connections.

9781788549844

Railways

Author: Wolmar, Christian Code: 57895 Price: AU $37.30 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date: 05/12/2019 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A concise, authoritative and fast-paced telling of how the railways changed the world.
9781405942300

Full Steam Ahead, Felix

Adventures of a famous station cat and her kitten apprentice Author: Moore, Kate Code: 58121 Price: AU $16.58 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date: 28/11/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Felix, Senior Pest Controller at Huddersfield station, has been at the heart of a close-knit community since the day she arrived as a kitten. But now, having risen to fame, every-day life at the station has become rather hectic; while reporters and fans clamour for a glimpse of her, Felix and her human co-workers find themselves, and the station, ......
9781912716081

Trans-Siberian Handbook

Includes Guides to 25 Cities Author: McCrohan, Daniel Code: 56985 Price: AU $34.61 Format: Paperback / 532 pages Publisher: TRAILBLAZER Published date: 26/11/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Tenth edition of this long-running guide includes 92 maps and km-by-km route guides covering the entire routes of the Trans-Siberian, Trans-Manchurian, Trans-Mongolian and Siberian BAM railways. Plus 32 city guides.
9780750991285

The Early Pioneers of Steam

The Inspiration Behind George Stephenson Author: Hylton, Stuart Code: 57850 Price: AU $33.37 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 23/11/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An important new study with a vast scope: the people and events that made the achievements of Stephenson and Brunel possible
9781909431751

Winners & Losers

Loco Bashing Tales from the 1980s Author: Chard, Andy Code: 58145 Price: AU $37.25 Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: PLATFORM 5 PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 22/11/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
1980s br british railways trains locomotives loco haulage basher gronk grids diesel electric unit pacer generation first
9781526713247

Luxury Railway Travel

A Social and Business History Author: Pring, Martyn Code: 57805 Price: AU $68.75 Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 30/10/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
British luxury rail travel was not just the domain of the Pullman Company. In fact, they were far from the only providers as railway companies in Britain were extremely active from late Victorian times competing for leisure business.
9781785807411

2020 Steam Trains Square Wall Calendar

16-Month Author: Avonside Publishing Ltd. Code: 55809 Price: AU $21.95 Format: Calendar / 13 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date: 15/10/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The Steam Trains calendar for 2020 will add a touch of nostalgia to your home, featuring a collection of incredible trains travelling through the country. The calendar features a 4-month overview at the beginning and includes 13 full colour images. The monthly photographs are accompanied by a spacious dated grid with moon phases and ......

9781781557099

Further along the tracks

More reflections of a London Locospotter Author: Bannister, Geoff Code: 57045 Price: AU $34.99 Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 11/10/2019 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Following his first book, the author relates his experiences continuing his locospotting hobby from 1959-62. With black and white photographs, his records cover visits to locomotive sheds, works and time at stations and the lineside finally rounding off his reminiscences with modern colour views of locomotives which made it to preservation.
9781493038152

Europe by Eurail 2020

Touring Europe by Train Author: Ferguson-Kosinski, Laverne Code: 57470 Price: AU $38.65 Format: Paperback / 552 pages Publisher: GLOBE PEQUOT Published date: 10/10/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Europe by Eurail has been the train traveler's one-stop source for visiting Europe's cities and countries by rail for more than forty years. This comprehensive guide provides the latest information on fares, schedules, and pass options, as well as detailed information on more than one hundred specific rail excursions. The book contains ......
9780750989824

The Changing Railways of Britain

From Steam to Diesel and Electric Author: Hurley, Paul Code: 57128 Price: AU $50.93 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/10/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As the days of steam ended, other forms of power took over...
9781912081776

The World's Great Railway Journeys

50 of the most spectacular, luxurious, unusual and exhilarating routesacross the globe Author: Solomon, Brian Code: 56862 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: JOHN BEAUFOY PUBLISH Published date: 28/09/2019 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
A portrait in words and photographs of over 50 of the world's most exciting, unusual and exotic railway journeys, including North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australasia. The World's Great Rail Journeys is perfect for all railway enthusiasts, whether actual or armchair travellers.
9780711240131

London's Underground

The Story of the Tube Author: Green, Oliver Code: 58107 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Hardback / 272 pages Published date: 17/09/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Published in conjunction with TFL, this is a comprehensive guide to the London Underground, combining a historical overview, illustrations and newly commissioned photography.
9780750991513

Mallard

How the `Blue Streak' Broke the World Speed Record Author: Hale, Don Code: 57173 Price: AU $34.61 Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 02/09/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of Mallard, including locomotive development, the speed battle in the UK and abroad, and its subsequent life through the war years and beyond
9781911276906

Legendary Locomotives: 2019

Author: Jones, Robin Code: 57088 Price: AU $14.24 Format: Spiral bound / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 18/07/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Engines such as Flying Scotsman, Mallard and now Tornado are household names in Britain - and locomotives such as Olton Hall have become famous through appearances in films and on TV. Legendary Locomotives looks at those few engines that can truly be regarded as legends in their own time.
9781786717887

Insight Guides: Great Railway Journeys of Europe 2/e

Author: Insight Guides Code: 57492 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback Publisher: INSIGHT GUIDES Published date: 08/07/2019 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Insight Guides: all you need to inspire every ste
9781785212666

Inter-City 125 Manual

High Speed Train (1972 onwards - all models) Author: 125 Group Code: 56777 Price: AU $50.93 Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 03/06/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Inter-City 125 was the brand name of British Rail's High Speed Train (HST) fleet, which was built from 1975 to 1982 and was introduced into service in 1976. The Inter-City 125 train is made up of two Class 43 power cars, one at each end of a set of carriages (the number of carriages varies by operator). The train operates at speeds of up to ......
9780992538880

Outback Railwaymen

Life on the Commonwealth Railways Author: Anchen, ,Nick Code: 56561 Price: AU $35.00 Format: Paperback Published date: 01/06/2019 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

Central Australia Railway – North Australia Railway – Trans-australian Railway

"Outback Railwaymen – Life on the Commonwealth Railways" explores the life and times of three extraordinary railways, through the recollections and humorous stories of a selection of retired railwaymen and women.

These were the ......

9781784423209

Railway Carriages

Author: Bryan, Tim Code: 56738 Price: AU $18.31 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date: 17/05/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Evolving from the horse-drawn stage coaches that they soon eclipsed, railway carriages steadily grew in sophistication so that by the end of the nineteenth century the railway passenger travelled in comfortable rolling stock of a design familiar to many until the 1960s. While modern trains look different from those built more than a century ago, ......
9780241379738

A Short History of Trains

Author: Wolmar, Christian Code: 56680 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: DK Published date: 02/05/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A fascinating journey through the history of railways, packed with first-hand accounts of innovation, triumph, and tragedy. From the earliest steam engine to the high-speed bullet trains of today, A Short History of the Railway reveals the hidden stories of railway history across the world - the inspired engineering; the blood, sweat, and tears ......
9781784423087

Toy Trains

1935-1975 Author: Leggett, Bob Code: 55265 Price: AU $15.99 Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date: 04/04/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The 00 gauge train set was the ultimate `boy's toy' of the 1950s and '60s.Electric 00 gauge trains were introduced by Trix and Hornby Dublo in the mid-1930s, but the Second World War quickly halted production. However, they burst back onto the post-war scene with great success, and 00 quickly became the dominant scale in Britain, and was taken up ......
9781909431287

Britain's Heritage Railways 2019

Author: Chard, Andy Code: 56582 Price: AU $40.64 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: PLATFORM 5 PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 26/03/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
9781445661742

Class 67 and 68 Locomotives

Author: Cole, Andrew Code: 55838 Price: AU $30.54 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/03/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Class 67 and 68 Locomotives gives a brief history of the Class 67 locomotives and a pictorial record of their varied career so far, and looks at the new Class 68, with photographs of their work so far.
9781526700162

Early Railways

A Guide for the Modeller Author: Weston, Stephen Code: 55849 Price: AU $40.72 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/03/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Model something new! The pre-1880 period will stand out - it is largely untouched by modellers.
9781473887671

Twenty First Century Narrow Gauge

A Pictorial Journey Author: James, Waite, Code: 55847 Price: AU $65.99 Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/03/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Superb photography of narrow gauge steam with extensively researched information.
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