Author: Lambert, AnthonyCode: 56511Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 228 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:11/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In the long and absorbing history of Britain's railways and the men and women who have worked on them, the most challenging years were those of the two world wars. Neither of these wars could have been won without the railways. Transportation of everything that was grown, made or mined, as well as soldiers, sailors, airmen and civilians was ......
Author: Heuer, GregCode: 48760Price:AU $23.25Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:24/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
World War I was the Golden Age of the railway gun. Even though at the start of the conflict none of the armies possessed any railway artillery pieces and the very idea was comparatively new, more railway guns were used during this war than in any other conflict. Designed to break the stalemate of trench warfare, the first railway guns were simple, ......
An Illustrated Encyclopaedia 1826-2016Author: Malmassari, Lt Col. PaulCode: 47087Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 528 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:30/11/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The military was quick to see the advantages of railways in warfare, whether for the rapid deployment of men or the movement of heavy equipment like artillery. From here it was a short step to making the train a potent weapon in its own right - a mobile fort or a battleship on rails. Armed and armoured, they became the first practical ......
Author: Langham, RobCode: 47835Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/06/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The fascinating story of how one railway revolutionised transport in the First World War
Royal Prussia, Imperial Germany and the First World War 1825-1918Author: Blaine TaylorCode: 47842Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:28/02/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
How the German Imperial forces used railways for military purposes during the 19th Century and up to the Great War
Britain's Railway Company Workers at War 1914-1918Author: Jeremy HigginsCode: 49085Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:06/10/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Great War Railwaymen details the incredible achievement of the railways & railway workers during the first world war, exploring not only the vast infrastructure, but also those who operated it.
Author: Sawodny, WolfgangCode: 47088Price:AU $189.95Format: Hardback / 447 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:10/06/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This book is the definitive reference on this little known subject. Starting with the first German uses of military armored trains in the early 1900s, the book continues through the World War I and Reichswehr periods, to World War II, the main focus of the book. Detailed design, construction, and technical aspects are discussed, as well as ......