Australia: 02 8445 2351 $6.95 flat rate Australia wide
Sort by:
Page 1 of 1 (20 items)
View:
9781912716081

Trans-Siberian Handbook 10/e

Includes Guides to 25 Cities Author: McCrohan, Daniel Code: 56985 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 532 pages Publisher: TRAILBLAZER Published date: 26/11/2019 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2019
Tenth edition of this long-running guide includes 92 maps and km-by-km route guides covering the entire routes of the Trans-Siberian, Trans-Manchurian, Trans-Mongolian and Siberian BAM railways. Plus 32 city guides.
9781912716074

Trans-Canada Rail Guide 6/e

Practical Guide with 28 Maps to the Rail Route from Halifax to Vancouver Author: Trailblazer Publications Code: 58024 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: TRAILBLAZER Published date: 21/03/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
Sixth edition of this comprehensive guide to Canada's transcontinental train ride. Includes planning your trip, where to get the best deals for tickets, rail routes and maps plus guides to 10 stopover cities, and mile-by-mile route guide with 32 maps, and the history of the railroad.
9780008323769

The Times: The Joy of Railways

Remembering the golden age of trainspotting Author: Holland, Julian Code: 59334 Price: AU $65.00 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: TIMES BOOKS Published date: 01/10/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020

Journey back to the 1950s and 60s with this nostalgic look at Britains railways in their glory days. Packed with hundreds of photographs, trainspotting notebooks and ephemera. This is a vivid recollection of the whole atmosphere of the railways as the age of steam ended and diesels were introduced.

* Take a journey through each of the ......

9780750994330

Final Journey

The Untold Story of Funeral Trains Author: Wheatley, Nicolas Code: 59879 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 02/10/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020

This new history reveals the previously untold story of why and how trains have been used to transport the dead, enabling their burial in a place of significance to the bereaved. Profusely illustrated with many images, some never previously published, Nicolas Wheatley’s work details how the mainline railways carried out this important yet often ......

9780760368107

Rails Around the World

Two Centuries of Trains and Locomotives Author: Solomon, Brian Code: 59884 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date: 09/10/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020

In this visually glorious chronological history, prolific railroad historian and photographer Brian Solomon curates a selection of the worlds most significant trains and locomotives over the last two centuries. Hop aboard to see trains and locomotives at work in scenic locations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia.

59086

2021 Steam Trains Square Wall Calendar

16-Month Author: Avonside Publishing Ltd. Code: 59086 Price: AU $21.95 Format: Calendar / 13 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date: 15/10/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020

   Our Steam Trains 2021 premium calendar features 13 pages in total.

   4-months from the previous year at the start on a planner page.

   Included within are 13 full colour images.

   Featuring a large grid for entering important ......

59112

2021 Steam Railway Square Wall Calendar

Author: Carousel Calendars Code: 59112 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Calendar Publisher: CAROUSEL Published date: 15/10/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020

Backbone of the Industrial Revolution and stalwart of the British countryside, the Steam Locomotive will forever hold a special place in the history of the country. This Steam Railway Slim Calendar for 2021 offers monthly images that really capture the power, yet graceful elegance of these fabulous steam trains in picturesque surroundings, ......

9781445683706

Australia's Railway Crossroads

Author: Carter, Mark Code: 56637 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/10/2020 Availability: Please contact us for availability
Australia's railways are as diverse and fascinating as the country itself and this stunning collection of images showcases the railways and stock.
9788365958884

Polish Armoured Trains 1921-1939

Author: Jonca, Adam Code: 59363 Price: AU $110.00 Format: Hardback / 392 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 28/10/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020

A detailed history of armoured trains that were part of the organisation of the Polish army from the end of the Soviet war to the end of the 1939 war campaign. Polish armoured trains originated in World War I, but played an important part in most Polish military conflicts during the next two decades. The book explores in detail not only the ......

9781787832992

Slow Trains to Venice

A 4,000-Mile Adventure Across Europe Author: Chesshyre, Tom Code: 59744 Price: AU $25.99 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: SUMMERSDALE PUBLISHERS Published date: 29/10/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020

Do you love trains? Do you love adventure? If so, join Tom Chesshyre on his meandering rail journey across Europe from London to Venice. Escaping the rat race for a few happy weeks, Chesshyre indulges in the freedom of the tracks. From France (dogged by rail worker strikes), through Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany and Poland, he travels as ......

9781913295219

The Hornby Book of Trains

The First One Hundred Years Author: Hammond, Pat Code: 59476 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: KEY PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 11/11/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020

Here in one volume is a year by year account of the fortunes, successes and occasional failures of the famous model railway brand. It has always stood for quality and, unlike its competitors, has survived for a hundred years by out-witting every toy industry recession that came along.

9781912101993

Gresley's A4's

Author: Ryan, John Code: 59880 Price: AU $59.95 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: GREAT NORTHERN BOOKS LTD Published date: 16/11/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020

In the mid-1930s, eminent locomotive engineer Sir Nigel Gresley produced plans for the A4 Class Pacifics, which were specially built to work a new high-speed express, the Silver Jubilee. From the start, the class caused a sensation and immediately secured the admiration of the general public. Gresleys A4s captures these worldfamous locomotives ......

9780750993982

The Second Age of Rail

A History of High-Speed Trains Author: Hughes, Murray Code: 58921 Price: AU $54.99 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 18/11/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
The complete story of the world's high-speed railways, from Japan's bullet trains to HS2 via France, Germany and China
9781916045354

Dickens on Railways

A Great Novelist's Travels by Train Author: Dickens, Charles Code: 59883 Price: AU $34.95 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Published date: 18/11/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020

In the mid-nineteenth century, the great age of railway building, Charles Dickens could not but be aware of their transformative impact on society. So he wrote about it - to a remarkable extent. He wrote a classic ghost story, The Signalman; in Dombey and Son about what is now the West Coast Main Line being carved through north London in great ......

9781912101269

Gresley's B17s

Author: Tuffrey, Peter Code: 59888 Price: AU $54.95 Format: Hardback / 140 pages Publisher: GREAT NORTHERN BOOKS LTD Published date: 11/12/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020

Gresleys B17s explores the career of this steam locomotive passenger class from its introduction in 1928 to withdrawal in 1960 Designed by the London & North Eastern Railways world-renowned Chief Mechanical Engineer Sir Nigel Gresley, the engines were predominantly employed in East Anglia - an area for which the class was especially produced - ......

9781857945478

Steam Reminiscences: Southern

Author: Beckett, John C. Code: 56929 Price: AU $50.93 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SILVER LINK PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 14/12/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
John Beckett started to take railway photographs in 1954. Four years later, after a change of cameras, the first of his pictures to be published appeared in the 'Railway Magazine'. Since then he has supplied a steady drip, rather than a stream, of pictures to the railway press and to various authors.
9781398101913

English Electric Diesel Locomotives

Author: Woods, George Code: 59885 Price: AU $43.95 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/12/2020 Availability: Please contact us for availability

English Electric built their first diesel loco in 1936 and, before the company closed in 1968, built thousands of diesel and electric locos that saw service all over the world. They were among the companies chosen by BR to build prototype diesel locos for the Modernisation Scheme of 1955, which would see the replacement of steam traction by ......

9781526749239

Oliver Bulleid's Locomotives

Their Design and Development Author: Boocock, Colin Code: 59882 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Published date: 15/12/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020

Oliver Bulleids locomotives guides the reader in the quest to understand what motivated Mr Bulleid in his work as a senior engineer and manager, and tries, with as little bias as is reasonable, to make sense of some of the more controversial aspects of his activities. For example, why did OVB not pursue the ideal of a 2-8-2 for the Southern ......

9780750994378

The Tube Mapper Project

Capturing Moments on the London Underground Author: Agbaimoni, Luke Code: 59881 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 20/12/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020

The Underground is the backbone of the city of London, a part of our identity. Its a network of shared experiences and visual memories. The Tube Mapper project deliberately captures moments of subconscious recognition and overlooked interests, showcasing images that can be seen near or at every Underground, Overground and DLR station in London. ......

9781493047772

Europe by Eurail 2021

Touring Europe by Train 45ed Author: Ferguson-Kosinski, Laverne and Price, Darren and Code: 59782 Price: AU $43.99 Format: Paperback / 584 pages Publisher: GLOBE PEQUOT Published date: 15/02/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability
Europe by Eurail has been the train traveler's one-stop source for visiting Europe's cities and countries by rail for over forty years. Newly revised and updated, this comprehensive annual guide provides the latest information on fares, schedules, and pass options, as well as detailed information on more than one hundred specific rail excursions ......
Page 1 of 1 (20 items)
View: