Author: Foley, MichaelCode: 59886Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:20/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The outbreak of the Second World War had an enormous effect on the railway system in Britain. Keeping the trains running through times of conflict was not such a distant memory for the railway companies and their workers but in this second major war of the twentieth century, the task was to prove a very different one. The railway system no ......
The German 'Kriegsdampflokomotiven' and British and American war enginesAuthor: Horton, PhilipCode: 58235Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SILVER LINK PUBLISHING LTD Published date:24/12/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Few events had a greater influence on Europes railways in the 20th century than the Second World War. As described in this book, thousands of steam engines were produced for the conflict by all sides. Although many were damaged during the war, most survived. Indeed, many of the British and American engines arrived in Europe too late and were ......
Author: Thomas, MaisieCode: 59030Price:AU $14.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Published date:18/06/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The first novel in the utterly brilliant Railway Girls series. Beneath a vast tiled map showing the lines of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway network, a series of seven bronze panels recorded the names of the men of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway who gave their lives for King and Country in the Great War - a total of 1,460 names.
An Illustrated Encyclopaedia 1826-2016Author: Malmassari, Lt Col. PaulCode: 47087Price:AU $150.00Format: Hardback / 528 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:30/11/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 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 ......
Serving the Nation During Two World WarsAuthor: Elaine ArthursCode: 33461Price:AU $50.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: IAN ALLAN PUBLISHING Published date:18/09/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An unrivalled collection of photographs illustrating the human and operational cost of two world wars on the Great Western Railway taken from the archive of the Museum of the GWR at Swindon