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9781781556832

Cock O The North

Gresley's Bold Experiment Author: Tuffrey, Peter Code: 52450 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 15/01/2019 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
On 22 May 1934 a zenith of locomotive construction in the UK was reached when an enormous new locomotive entered traffic for the London & North Eastern Railway Company. The impressive engine was P2 Class no. 2001 Cock o' the North and it was painstakingly erected to the designs of eminent locomotive engineer H.N. Gresley (later Sir) at the ......
9781785215735

Tornado

Author: Smith, Geoff Code: 52455 Price: AU $25.95 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 06/12/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

Published in association with The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust, it explains the construction, operation and maintenance of 60163 Tornado, the new steam locomotive that attracts huge crowds wherever it appears. Based on the LNER Peppercorn Class A1 design, of which 49 were originally built but eventually all scrapped, Tornado is a magnificent and ......

9781912332212

The Beauty Of Steam

Author: Waller, P. Code: 52327 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback Publisher: DANNAN BOOKS Published date: 07/11/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

The steam locomotive is one of Britain’s greatest and most beautiful
inventions and generations have marvelled at the power conveyed
in its iron form. But the mystical qualities of smoke and pure white
steam give life to the locomotive and through the genius of design, it
appears to blend magically with the scenery ......

9781851499151

Orient Express

The Story of a Legend Author: Picon, Guillaume Code: 52085 Price: AU $79.99 Format: Hardback / 260 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 19/10/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The first train to connect Paris to Constantinople - the gateway to the Orient and epitome of all its associated desires and fantasies - the Orient Express was an immediate success. Quickly nicknamed the king of trains, the train of kings, it had already become a legend in its own time. This unique train and its celebrated passengers (both real ......

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Flying Scotsman 2019 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Calendars Code: 51492 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL CALENDARS Published date: 15/10/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

Carousel Calendars offer a hugely diverse range of square wall calendars which feature amazing photography and large month-to-view grids with plenty of space for writing.

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Steam Railway 2019 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Calendars Code: 51493 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL CALENDARS Published date: 15/10/2018 Availability: Sold Out

Carousel Calendars offer a hugely diverse range of square wall calendars which feature amazing photography and large month-to-view grids with plenty of space for writing.

9781526721624

L M S Locomotive Design and Development

The Life and Work of Tom Coleman Author: Hillier-Graves, Tim Code: 52098 Price: AU $79.99 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 22/08/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

In 1958 one of Britain`s greatest locomotive designers died without public fanfare or recognition, mourned only by his family. Yet William Stanier, arguably one of our greatest engineers and his leader, said of him that without his Chief Draughtsman all he achieved with the LMS would not have been possible. How could such a man slip from our ......

9781526719058

Stanier

Black Five Locomotives Author: Langston, Keith Code: 52097 Price: AU $65.99 Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 21/08/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

It is possible that in the history of British steam locomotives no class of engine was ever more universally popular than the Stanier 5MT 4-6-0 class, which were generally referred to as Black Fives. This informative book includes numerous images of the class at work, many of which are published for the first time.

Introduced by ......

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: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 12/08/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

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 ......

9781786852694

For the Love of Trains

A Celebration of the World's Railways Author: Hamilton, Ray Code: 51852 Price: AU $22.95 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 22/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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.
9780226558554

An Anthropology of the Machine

Tokyo's Commuter Train Network Author: Fisch, Michael Code: 51736 Price: AU $40.88 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date: 19/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A technological analysis of the incredible complexity of the Tokyo subway system.
9781526731449

The Voyager Family

Author: Kerr, Fred Code: 52371 Price: AU $50.00 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 06/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Identifies the history from introduction to current (2017) operation
9780711038417

3D Printing and Laser Cutting

A Railway Modelling Companion Author: Geary, Jeff Code: 51544 Price: AU $45.83 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A 'hands-on' guide to the cutting edge technology of 3D printing and laser cutting for railway modellers
9780764354939

Trains

Photography of A. Aubrey Bodine Author: Bodine, Jennifer Code: 51099 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date: 30/03/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

A. Aubrey Bodine, newspaper photographer, pictorialist, modernist, and documentarian, was a Baltimore Sun feature photographer from 1924-1970. This book is his archive of train photographs chronicling mid-twentieth-century rail transportation and the people working on the railroad. Bodines images of steam and diesel locomotives document an era ......

9781526700124

Seventy Years of Railway Photography

Seven Decades Behind the Lens Author: Boocock, Colin Code: 51586 Price: AU $61.11 Format: Hardback / 255 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 26/03/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
High quality colour and black & white Illustrations with notes on railway photography method and camera hints
9781583883549

Great Northern Railway

1945-1970 Photo Archive Author: Olsen, Byron Code: 49296 Price: AU $54.92 Format: Paperback Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date: 06/03/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
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 ......
9781473823471

Today's London Underground

Author: O'Neill, Reiss Code: 51354 Price: AU $56.90 Format: Hardback / 274 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 05/03/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Good quality colour pictures with interesting and useful historic information
9781526713087

Diesel Locomotives in Preservation

Author: Kerr, Fred Code: 51101 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date: 19/02/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days

When British Railways (BR) initiated its Modernisation Plan in 1954 it had little experience of diesel locomotives thus initiated a Pilot Scheme to trial combinations of the three elements comprised within a locomotive the engine, transmission and body. The initial orders for 174 locomotives were placed in November 1955, but even before the ......

9781784422486

Trams and Trolleybuses

Author: Green, Oliver Code: 50383 Price: AU $14.99 Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 12/02/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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 ......
9780253032249

Wallace W. Abbey

A Life in Railroad Photography Author: Lothes, Scott Code: 50889 Price: AU $72.37 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date: 05/02/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From the late 1940s on, Wallace W. Abbey masterfully combined journalistic and artistic vision to transform everyday moments in transportation into magical photographs. Abbey, a photographer, journalist, historian, and railroad industry executive, helped people from many different backgrounds understand and appreciate what was often taken for ......
9781781255605

Night Trains

The Rise and Fall of the Sleeper Author: Martin, Andrew Code: 52387 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/02/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

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 ......

9781526713124

Heritage Traction on the Main Line

Author: Kerr, Fred Code: 50956 Price: AU $47.41 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 31/01/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Details locomotive classes still at work on the privatised network.
9781634990332

Cincinnati Streetcar Heritage

Author: Springirth, Kenneth C. Code: 51135 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 16/12/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Cincinnati's first line was the conversion of the Mt Adams & Eden Park Inclined Railway Company cable car line to electric operation in 1888 which became part of the Cincinnati Street Railway Co. This book documents that era, including the Cincinnati Bell Connector streetcar line which opened in 2016, linking with the Over the Rhine neighborhood.
9781781555514

The East Coast Main Line 1939-1959

Author: Insight Guides Code: 50829 Price: AU $55.00 Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 21/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The period 1939-1959 was a crucial one in the history of the East Coast Main Line stretching from London King's Cross to Edinburgh Waverley. The book takes a snapshot of the line in the 1930s then pays meticulous attention to the impact of the Second World War and the creation of British Railways following nationalisation in 1948.
9781473871786

Narrow Gauge Railway Stamps

A Collector's Guide Author: Piltz, Howard Code: 50944 Price: AU $27.95 Format: Hardback / 64 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 15/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Colour Reproductions of Each Stamp
9781445666464

Italian Traction

Author: Cole, Andrew Code: 50924 Price: AU $28.43 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 15/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book highlights the variety of Italian traction, from high-speed trains to slow regional workings.
9781473855793

Southern Railway Gallery

A Pictorial Journey Through Time Author: Scott-Morgan, John Code: 50942 Price: AU $47.41 Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 13/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Southern Gallery 1923 1947 is the first volume in a new series of picture books, designed to be of interest to railway historians and modellers. The series subjects are themed to include an interesting mixture of useful historic illustrations, depicting locomotives, rolling stock and infrastructure. Southern Gallery 1923 1947 covers the history ......

9781473864450

Class 47 Diesel Locomotives

Author: Cable, David Code: 50943 Price: AU $56.90 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 08/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Good Quality Colour Pictures with good Detailed information for Modellers
9780228100096

The First Railroads

Atlas of Early Railroads Author: Hayes, Derek Code: 49570 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR 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 ......
9781473897571

The Railway

British Track Since 1804 Author: Dow, Andrew Code: 50946 Price: AU $47.41 Format: Paperback / 459 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The most comprehensive history of the track used by railways of all gauges, tramways and cliff railways in Great Britain.
9781473843684

The Locomotive Pioneers

Early Steam Locomotive Development 1801 - 1851 Author: Burton, Anthony Code: 50941 Price: AU $47.41 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The history and design of steam Locomotives, during the first fifty years of their development is a much under researched subject.
9781473896376

British Railways AC Electric Locomotives

A Pictorial Guide Author: Cable, David Code: 50945 Price: AU $56.90 Format: Hardback / 253 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Variety of liveries & Interesting historical information
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: BAKER & TAYLOR 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: BAKER & TAYLOR 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.
9781786663832

Steam Railways 2018 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Code: 48942 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL CALENDARS Published date: 15/10/2017 Availability: Sold Out
9781445669205

The Great Railway Stations of Paris

Author: Patterson, Michael Code: 51501 Price: AU $30.54 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 15/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Michael Patterson examines the great railway stations of Paris.
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