Author: Foley, MichaelCode: 59886Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:20/01/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 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:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 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:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 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.
Before, During and After the First World WarAuthor: B, Farebrother, Martin JCode: 55875Price:AU $105.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/12/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
In this book the metre gauge networks established before the First World War are examined. A companion volume to Narrow Gauge in the Arras Sector by the same authors.
Author: Lambert, AnthonyCode: 56511Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 228 pages Published date:11/11/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 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:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 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 $150.00Format: Hardback / 528 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:30/11/2016Availability:Delivery estimate: Usually dispatched 7-15 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 ......
Royal Prussia, Imperial Germany and the First World War 1825-1918Author: Blaine TaylorCode: 47842Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:28/02/2015Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
How the German Imperial forces used railways for military purposes during the 19th Century and up to the Great War
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:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 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