A Celebration of the World's RailwaysAuthor: Hamilton, RayCode: 51852Price:AU $19.98Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: SUMMERSDALE PUBLISHERS Published date:22/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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.
Tokyo's Commuter Train NetworkAuthor: Fisch, MichaelCode: 51736Price:AU $40.88Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS Published date:19/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A technological analysis of the incredible complexity of the Tokyo subway system.
Southern Railway, Great Western Railway and British Railways - Steam LocAuthor: Langston, KeithCode: 48795Price:AU $52.88Format: HardbackPublisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:18/05/2018Availability: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 ......
Author: Garratt, ColinCode: 51077Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
From the early years of steam power to todays awe-inspiring high-speed passenger trains, this book spans nearly two centuries of locomotive history. It covers the first designs of the 1830s, early North American freight trains, the golden age of railways from 1900-1950, the crossover from steam power to diesel and electric, and how the ......