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Tracking Down Steam: BR Steam in Action and on Shed, in Works, Industry and Preservation, and Awaiting Scrap

Peter Nicholson

This book is a compilation of the author's personal experiences in the sixties and features hundreds of previously unpublished color and black & white photos of BR steam locos. Peter Nicholson sought out BR locos wherever they could be seen &ndash... (read more)

Short Lines and Narrow Gauge
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Jane's Train Recognition Guide (Jane's Train Recognition Guide)

Howard Johnston

<p>The essential guide to the world's trains.</p> <ul> <li>More than 460 locomotives and trains</li> <li>Global coverage</li> <li>Special features, subtypes, and history</li> <li>Detailed and up-... (read more)

North America
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Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America

Richard White

This original, deeply researched history shows the transcontinentals to be pivotal actors in the making of modern America. But the triumphal myths of the golden spike, robber barons larger than life, and an innovative capitalism all die here. Instead we... (read more)

Electric and Street Railroads
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Transit Maps of the World

Mark Ovenden

Recommended by The New York Times Book Reviewand#160; ["This handsomely designed volume makes a case for the diagrams...provoking many 'aha moments.'"] A collection of the most important ideas, theories, and concepts of all time 100 Diagrams That... (read more)

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Fountains of Paradise

Arthur C Clarke

This Hugo and Nebula Award-winning novel is reissued in this trade paperback edition. Vannemar Morgan's dream of linking Earth with the stars requires a 24,000-mile-high space elevator. But first he must solve a million technical, political, and economic... (read more)

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Railroads of the Nineteenth Century

Robert Frey

This landmark reference chronicles the story of many major U.S. industries from their beginnings to the present day and offers a wealth of information on each industry, including key figures, corporations, inventions, technologies, historical background,... (read more)

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The 'Flying Scotsman' Pocket-Book

Richard Hardy

Built in 1923, the Flying Scotsman is one of the world's most iconic steam engines. Named for the London to Edinburgh nonstop service it provided, the train covered more than two million miles in its lifetime. This fascinating book tells the story of... (read more)

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Railroads Across North America: An Illustrated History

Claude Wiatrowski

In this lavish celebration of the glory and grandeur that are the great North American railroads, author Claude Wiatrowski examines the development of the industry with nearly 90 features covering more than three dozen railroads past and present, as... (read more)

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