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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
Collection of very rare images, very few books published covering this period
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: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2017
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: 01/10/2017 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.
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: 24/09/2017 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 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
9781786663832

Steam Railways 2018 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Code: 48942 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/09/2017 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2017
9781786662163

Country Railway 2018 Square Wall Calendar (Spiral)

Author: Carousel Code: 48947 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
9781786663597

Romance of Steam 2018 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Code: 48939 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
9781786662392

Flying Scotsman 2018 Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Code: 48933 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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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: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2017
9780253025227

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: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2017
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 ......
9781583883471

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: 05/09/2017 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2017
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 ......
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: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2017
The Brighton Atlantics were an important development in the motive power on the London Brighton & South Coast Railway.
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 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, ......
9780994330338

Steam Trains 2018 Calendar

Author: Universal Magazines Code: 37417 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: UNIVERSAL MAGAZINES Published date: 05/08/2017 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2017
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, ......
9781583883549

Great Northern Railway

1945-1970 Photo Archive Author: Olsen, Byron Code: 49296 Price: AU $54.92 Format: Paperback Publisher: ENTHUSIAST BOOKS Published date: 01/08/2017 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 ......
9781467126540

New Jersey Central's Blue Comet

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 ......
9780711238848

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
9781476665825

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: 30/06/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
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 ......
47869

Railway Cavalcade - The Unique Railways of the Isle of Man DVD

Author: DUKE 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 ......

9781785210600

English Electric Class 50 Diesel Locomotive Manual

Author: Cotter, Jarrod Code: 47745 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP 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

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 ......

9781911216483

Train Stations: Then and Now(r)

Author: Fitzgerald, Ken Code: 48582 Price: AU $31.95 Format: Hardback Publisher: PAVILION BOOKS Published date: 01/04/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Once the hub of the American economy, railroad barons built grand railroad stations across the country in Spanish Mission, Gothic, Greek Revival, and Richardsonian Romanesque styles, but these structures have suffered a variety of fates. The notorious razing of Pennsylvania Station in New York brought howls of protest from the architectural ......
9781467137775

History of Georgia Railroads

Author: Jones, Robert C Code: 48232 Price: AU $34.95 Format: Paperback Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 20/03/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Before the start of the Civil War, Georgia had ten railroads, five of which figured significantly in General William T. Sherman s Atlanta Campaign and March to the Sea. The number of rail lines in the state ballooned after the war. Many were founded by individual entrepreneurs like Henry Plant and Thomas Clyde, while the biggest railroad of them ......
9781858952987

Trams,Buses & Trolleybuses Past and Present

Author: Baker, Michael H. C. Code: 40472 Price: AU $44.00 Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: PAST & PRESENT PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 24/02/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
From the 1930s onwards three companies dominated its bus and coach services, East Kent, Maidstone and District and London Transport. There had once been trams, in Margate and Dartford for example, and trolleybuses also in Dartford and well as in the county town of Maidstone.
9781473850347

Great Western Saint Class Locomotives

Author: Waters, Laurence Code: 48272 Price: AU $52.88 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 30/01/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Written by a well-respected author of Great Western Locomotive history.
9781473849136

Rails Across Britain

Thirty Years of Change and Colour Author: Cable, David Code: 48271 Price: AU $52.88 Format: Hardback / 217 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 18/01/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Around 200 full-size colour photographs. By a well-known author of several albums of locomotive pictures.
9780956209276

Railway Journeys in Art: Worldwide Destinations

Foreign Destinations & General Advertising Author: Furness, Richard Code: 47754 Price: AU $85.00 Format: Hardback Publisher: POSTER TO POSTER Published date: 17/01/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

This is a stunning artistic guide to both continental and North American destinations and railway poster heritage and the final book to complete the 8 Volume Poster to Poster series. The National Collection of Posters takes a journey around some wonderful worldwide destinations, which both the British and other world railway companies advertised.

9781785002540

Modelling Railways in 0 Gauge

Author: Emerson, John Code: 48509 Price: AU $40.17 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date: 03/01/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
0 gauge (scale 7mm to the foot) is the 'senior scale' and it has existed for almost as long as the hobby of railway modelling itself. This book covers the history and the benefits of 0 gauge; examines making a start in this gauge and practical layout planning and shows the modeller how to successfully create scenery and model buildings.
9781848322622

Armoured Trains : An Illustrated Encyclopaedia 1826-2016

Author: MALMASSARI, Lt Col. PAUL Code: 47087 Price: AU $99.95 Format: Hardback / 528 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date: 30/11/2016 Availability: 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 ......

47870

Flying Scotsman - The Legend Returns DVD

Author: DUKE Code: 47870 Price: AU $29.99 Format: DVD Publisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date: 21/11/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

In May 2016 the iconic Flying Scotsman will return     to Britain’s rails after an absence of over ten years and a £4.5m restoration in the care of the National Railway Museum.

The world’s most famous locomotive will be re-launched in 2016 and in May, following trials over the preceding months, will embark upon a triumphant tour of ......

9781634990127

Street Cars of Washington D.C.

Author: Springirth, Kenneth C Code: 47765 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 10/11/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Street Cars of Washington D.C. is a photographic essay of the history of the well-kept modern street car system that provided frequent transit service to much of our nation's capital up to its closure in January, 1962. Washington D.C. was the first North American city to operate its entire base service by President's Conference Committee (PCC) ......
9781473852532

Urie and Maunsell Cylinder 4-6-0s

Author: Maidment, David Code: 48274 Price: AU $63.46 Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 20/10/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The history of the former LSWR 4-6-0s constructed, or rebuilt by Robert Urie, for use on the West of England main line
9781781316139

Flying Scotsman

The Extraordinary Story of the World's Most Famous Train Author: Roden, Andrew Code: 48473 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: AURUM Published date: 06/10/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The incredible biography of the most famous steam locomotive in the world.
9781634990103

Eastern Oregon Shortline Railroads

Author: Moore, Jeff Code: 47817 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 22/09/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Most of Oregon east of the Cascade Mountains is a raw and inhospitable land, largely the product of recent volcanic activity. Railroad builders constructed a couple mainlines skirting the edges of the region and some branchlines into agricultural communities, but found very little else to attract their interest. Over time, however, a small ......
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