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9781583883549

Great Northern Railway

1945-1970 Photo Archive Author: Olsen, Byron Code: 49296 Price: AU $54.92 Format: Paperback Publisher: ENTHUSIAST BOOKS Published date: 06/03/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2018
This new edition of Great Northern Railway includes the best images from the previous two-volume set originally published in 1998, and have been improved vastly over that version.The photographs in this collection were taken during the years following WW ll until the Great Northern became part of the new Burlington Northern in 1970. While the ......
9781784422486

Trams and Trolleybuses

Author: Green, Oliver Code: 50383 Price: AU $14.99 Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 20/02/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2018
Trams have had a rollercoaster history over the last 150 years. First introduced to the UK in the 1860s by a colourful American businessman, they became increasingly popular and successful in British towns and cities because they were so cheap to use. For the first time the working classes could afford to ride to work instead of walking. By the ......
9781476665825

The American Steam Locomotive in the Twentieth Century

Author: Morrison, Tom Code: 47939 Price: AU $155.57 Format: Hardback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date: 26/01/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2018
Between 1900 and 1950, Americans built the most powerful steam locomotives of all time - enormous engines that powered a industry of colossal scale and intensity. They were deceptively simple machines yet even as the technology was being perfected it was becoming obscure. Despite immense and sustained effort, they remained grossly inefficient in ......
9781857945126

Buses, Coaches, Trams and Trolleybus Recollections 1963

Author: Conn, Henry Code: 49339 Price: AU $16.92 Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SILVER LINK PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 15/12/2017 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2017
The aim of this series is to appeal to readers of all ages, perhaps for different reasons... In this volume: We travel back to the year 1963
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The First Railroads

Atlas of Early Railroads Author: Hayes, Derek Code: 49570 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: FIREFLY BOOKS LTD Published date: 03/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A highly illustrated volume tracing the emergence of modern railways. Praise for the author's previous title, America Discovered -Hayes offers more than just the state's emergent political boundaries and geological elevations. He presents a fascinating, map-based chronicle of the region's legendary gold rush, the gradual domination of its ......
9781473853294

British Steam Military Connections

Southern Railway, Great Western Railway and British Railways - Steam Loc Author: Langston, Keith Code: 48795 Price: AU $52.88 Format: Hardback Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 30/10/2017 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2017

In Great Britain there existed a practice of naming steam locomotives. The names chosen covered many and varied subjects, however a large number of those represented direct links with military personnel, regiments, squadrons, naval vessels, aircraft, battles and associated historic events. For example, all but one member of the famous Royal ......

9781583883471

The California Zephyr

An Entertaining History of America's Most Celebrated Train Route Author: Kelly, John Code: 48400 Price: AU $58.06 Format: Paperback Publisher: ENTHUSIAST BOOKS Published date: 26/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
America's most talked-about train, the California Zephyr was inaugurated March 20, 1949, book-ended by the world-class skylines of Chicago and San Francisco. Operated in partnership over three railroads; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy, Denver & Rio Grande, and Western Pacific, the train was designed in Art Deco style and built of Shotwelded ......
9780300225648

Germany and the Ottoman Railways

Art, Empire, and Infrastructure Author: Christensen, Peter Holdt Code: 49587 Price: AU $95.33 Format: Hardback / 204 pages Publisher: YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date: 24/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The complex political and cultural relationship between the German state and the Ottoman Empire is explored through the lens of the Ottoman Railway network, its architecture, and material culture.
9781473828124

London Underground Timeline

Author: Rowland, Robert Code: 49538 Price: AU $71.30 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 19/10/2017 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2017
London Underground Time Line has taken three years to write and covers the history of transport in London from before the Underground was constructed, to the present day.
9781786663832

Steam Railways 2018 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Code: 48942 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
9781786662163

Country Railway 2018 Square Wall Calendar (Spiral)

Author: Carousel Code: 48947 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
9781786663597

Romance of Steam 2018 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Code: 48939 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
9781786662392

Flying Scotsman 2018 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Code: 48933 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
9781465088307

Railroads 2018 18-Month Square Wall Calendar

Author: Browntrout Code: 48924 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Calendar Publisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date: 07/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

This popular BrownTrout title includes 13 photographs of scenic railroad lines from across the United States. See freight trains, coal trains, passenger trains, and retired-trains-turned-tourist-trains as they power through cities, over mountain passes, and across bridges spanning spectacular canyons. Get on the right track with this Railroads ......

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Steam Trains 2018 Calendar - 16 Month

Author: Avonside Publishing Ltd. Code: 48911 Price: AU $21.95 Format: Calendar / 13 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date: 15/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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Indianapolis Union and Belt Railroads

Author: Darbee, Jeffrey Code: 48719 Price: AU $70.71 Format: Hardback / 242 pages Publisher: INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date: 14/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
In an era dominated by huge railroad corporations, Indianapolis Union and Belt Railroads reveals the important role two small railroad companies had on development and progress in the Hoosier State. After Indianapolis was founded in 1821, early settlers struggled to move people and goods to and from the city, with no water transport nearby and ......
9781473862074

Regional Tramways - The North West of England, Post 1945

Author: Waller, Peter Code: 49325 Price: AU $42.31 Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 30/08/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

This is the third in the Regional Tramways series that covers the history of tramway operation in the British Isles. Focusing on North-West England, the book provides an overview of the history of tramways in the region from the 1860s, when one of the pioneering horse trams that predated the Tramways Act of 1870 operated in Birkenhead (the ......

9781783463688

Brighton Atlantics

Author: Baldwin, James S. Code: 48774 Price: AU $52.88 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 30/08/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The Brighton Atlantic locomotives were some of the most handsome machines ever constructed at Brighton Works. They were signed by the D. Earl Marsh, Locomotive Superintendent of the London Brighton and South Coast Railway, and produced as two classes, the H1, introduced in 1905-1906, and the H2, introduced in 1911-1912. The Brighton Atlantic ......

9781472816399

Railway Guns of World War I

Author: Heuer, Greg Code: 48760 Price: AU $23.25 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 24/08/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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, ......
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Steam Trains 2018 Calendar

Author: Universal Magazines Code: 37417 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: UNIVERSAL MAGAZINES Published date: 05/08/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An exceptional collection of classic steam train images pulling together thundering power and great style through the many many years of railroading- reminding us of an era gone by.
9781583883495

Pennsylvania Railroad Locomotives

Photo Archive: Steam, Diesel, and Electric Author: Kelly, John Code: 48401 Price: AU $58.06 Format: Paperback Publisher: ENTHUSIAST BOOKS Published date: 01/08/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The Pennsylvania Railroad experimented with different builders and type of locomotives until they found the best design. Highlighted are various classes of steam locomotives like the K4 4-6-2, S1 6-4-4-6 Duplex and T1 4-4-4-4 Duplex, diesel's like Alco RS models, Baldwin end-cab switchers, Fairbanks-Morse Train Master, Electro-Motive GP series, ......
9781473892040

Severn Valley Railway

Author: Vanns, Michael A. Code: 49493 Price: AU $40.72 Format: Hardback / 104 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 17/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
High Quality pictures & Informative text
9781473896574

Steam at Work

Preserved Industrial Locomotives Author: Kerr, Fred Code: 49498 Price: AU $40.72 Format: Hardback / 126 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 12/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Identifies heritage lines where industrial locomotives work both freight and passenger services.
9781467126540

New Jersey Central's Blue Comet

Images of Rail Author: Puzzilla, Anthony Code: 49255 Price: AU $34.56 Format: Paperback Publisher: ARCADIA Published date: 10/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The New Jersey Central's Blue Comet passenger train service operated from 1929 to 1941, on a route from the New York metropolitan area to Atlantic City, in the midst of the Great Depression. Despite this backdrop and stiff competition from other railroads, it survived and established an enduring legacy in the annals of New Jersey rails. This book ......
9780711238817

National Railway Museum Desk Diary 2018

Author: National Railway Museum Code: 49301 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Calendar / 112 pages Publisher: FRANCES LINCOLN CHILDRENS BOOK Published date: 06/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2018
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London Underground Poster Diary 2018

Author: Transport for London Code: 48684 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Calendar / 120 pages Publisher: FRANCES LINCOLN CHILDRENS BOOK Published date: 06/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2018
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National Railway Museum Pocket Diary 2018

Author: National Railway Museum Code: 49300 Price: AU $16.90 Format: Calendar / 112 pages Publisher: FRANCES LINCOLN CHILDRENS BOOK Published date: 06/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2018
9781781556115

Network North West

Images of a Changing Railway Author: Hilbert, Martyn Code: 49899 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 06/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book is a photographic journey across the historic railway network that serves the diverse area of North-Western England. It chronicles many of the changes since the 1970s, including scenes, routes, and rolling stock that have altered beyond recognition, and illustrates how the railway has adapted to the challenges of the twenty-first ......
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Railway Cavalcade DVD

The Unique Railways of the Isle of Man Author: Duke Videos Code: 47869 Price: AU $33.99 Format: DVD Publisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date: 05/06/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The Isle of Man has the most extraordinary collection of transport systems in the world. Not just the oldest surviving electric tramway and the worlds only vintage horse tramway, it also has Britains only electric mountain railway, a Victorian narrow gauge steam railway, a Victorian glen railway and a mines railway with the narrowest gauge in ......

9781742459493

History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys

Author: Baxter, Sarah Code: 47741 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHIC Published date: 05/06/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

History is everywhere, and is never as complete as when it can be accessed on a part of history itself. The locomotive is one of the great steps in progress of civilisation that undoubtably connects us to land and history that was shaped by the machine itself. Although a basic form of railway, or rutway, did exist in Ancient Greek and Roman ......

9781473892125

The Great Central Railway

Author: Vanns, Michael A. Code: 48797 Price: AU $42.29 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 30/05/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This compelling book centres on the Great Central Railways early history
9781476667607

Military Trains and Railways

An Illustrated History Author: Lepage, Jean-Denis G. G. Code: 48340 Price: AU $69.30 Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date: 30/05/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Featuring many detailed drawings, this history of military trains and railways from 1853 through 1953 describes how the railroad transformed the nature of warfare. Transport and logistics are discussed for armored trains, rail-borne artillery and armored combat vehicles, medical evacuation trains and draisines (light auxiliary vehicles such as ......
9781781554234

London Locospotter Reflects

Memories of Black and White Days Author: Bannister, Geoff Code: 49949 Price: AU $34.99 Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 11/05/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The author recalls his experiences as a teenage locospotter, following this hobby at a time when British Rail was entering a period of immense change. We look at the railways in action, visiting locomotive sheds and works in the period where diesel was beginning to oust steam. This book is illustrated with photographs from his own collection.
9781781555736

Digital Railway Photography

Creative Techniques and the Digital Darkroom Author: Souza, Jeremy de Code: 49950 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 11/05/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Digital cameras and software now give railway enthusiasts the ability to create images of exceptional quality. This book will help to get the best from a camera, and display how to develop skills to create a collection or portfolio to be proud of. From location to 'digital darkroom,' it will help railway photographers get the most from their ......
9781785210600

English Electric Class 50 Locomative (1967 onwards)

Owners Workshop Manual Author: Cotter, Jarrod Code: 47745 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 11/05/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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 ......
9781785211263

Garden Railway Manual

A Step-by-Step Guide to Narrow Guage Garden Railway Projects Author: Bradshaw, Bill Code: 49081 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 11/05/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

For Britains growing band of model railway enthusiasts, a garden railway is the ultimate challenge. In this inspirational book Richard Blizzard guides you through 19 garden railway projects, from laying the track and making simple trackside accessories through to constructing a 16mm-gauge live steam engine from a kit, various rolling stock and ......

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