A Celebration of the World's RailwaysAuthor: Hamilton, RayCode: 51852Price:AU $22.95Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: SUMMERSDALE PUBLISHERS Published date:22/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
More than just a means of transport, trains connect communities, evoke memories and promise adventures galore. This fact-packed miscellany tracks their development from the earliest locomotives to today's superfast trains, stopping off along the way to explore great railway journeys, iconic stations and memorable depictions in the arts.
The Rise and Fall of the SleeperAuthor: Martin, AndrewCode: 52387Price:AU $19.95Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/02/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Night trains have long fascinated us with the possibilities of their private sleeping compartments, gilded dining cars, champagne bars and wealthy travellers. Authors from Agatha Christie to Graham Greene have used night trains to tell tales of romance, intrigue and decadence against a rolling background of dramatic landscapes. The reality ......
A Collector's GuideAuthor: Piltz, HowardCode: 50944Price:AU $27.95Format: Hardback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Volume 1: Locomotives and Rolling StockAuthor: Dent, GeorgeCode: 49686Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:21/07/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Once seen as a niche practice, the craft of weathering has now become firmly rooted in the railway modelling mainstream. Not simply a means of renderingmodels in layers of dirty paint, weathering involves a myriad of techniques aimed at improving realism, including distinctive surface textures, highlights and shading, burnishing and peeling paint ......
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Cotter, JarrodCode: 47745Price:AU $23.97(was
AU $39.95)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:11/05/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Class 50 locomotives were built by English Electric between 1967 and 1968. Fifty examples were built, and were initially used to haul express passenger trains on the, then non-electrified, section of the West Coast Main Line between Crewe and Scotland. They were originally hired from English Electric Leasing, and were eventually purchased ......