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  • Frachtschiffreisen als alternative Reiseform: Analyse einer touristischen Nischeby Lennart Heise

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 42.20

    Hauptbeschreibung Der reiseerfahrene und hybride Tourist ist auf der Suche nach neuen Zielgebieten, besonderen Reiseformen und einmaligen Erlebnissen, die das persönliche Reiseverhalten zunehmend beeinflussen. Er entwickelt vor dem Hintergrund neuer Gesellschaftswerte wie Individualität, Selbstbestimmung und Entfaltung auch neue Wünsche und Anforderungen... more...

  • Harriman vs. Hillby Larry Haeg

    University of Minnesota Press 2013; US$ 29.95

    In 1901, two titans of American railroads set their sights on the Northern Pacific. The subsequent battle was unprecedented in the history of American enterprise, pitting not only James J. Hill against Edward Harriman but also Big Oil against Big Steel and J. P. Morgan against the Rockefellers, with a supporting cast of enough wealthy investors to... more...

  • History of the Louisville & Nashville Railroadby Maury Klein

    The University Press of Kentucky 2013; US$ 45.00

    After the Civil War, the Louisville and Nashville Railroad took the lead among southern railroads in developing rail systems and organizing transcontinental travel. Through two world wars, federal government control, internal crises, external dissension, the Depression, and the great Ohio River flood of 1937, the L&N Railroad remained one of the country's... more...

  • I Tried to Run a Railwayby Gerard Fiennes

    Head of Zeus 2015; US$ 11.99

    World-renowned railwayman Gerry Fiennes shares his first-hand experiences of the inner workings of the British rail network through its most significant developments during the twentieth century. more...

  • ITF Transport Outlook 2013by OECD Publishing; International Transport Forum

    OECD Publishing 2014; US$ 42.00

    The  ITF Transport Outlook 2013  presents and discusses global scenarios concerning the development of transport volumes through 2050. The analysis highlights the impact of alternative economic growth scenarios on passenger and freight flows and the consequences of rapid urbanisation outside the OECD . Under any scenario, transport volumes... more...

  • The Impact of Railways on Victorian Citiesby John R. Kellett

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Impact of Transport Infrastructure Investment on Regional Developmentby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2002; US$ 67.00

    Decisions to invest in transport infrastructure projects require careful deliberation. Governments need evaluation methods to ensure that their scarce resources are allocated in a way that maximises their net return to society. How can the efficiency of allocating funds for transport infrastructure be improved? Is the widely-used approach of cost-benefit... more...

  • Improving Reliability on Surface Transport Networksby OECD Publishing; International Transport Forum

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 67.00

    Passengers and freight shippers alike want reliable transport services.  Surprisingly, little research has been undertaken in incorporating reliability into the assessment of transport projects despite the increasing importance of scheduling in economic activities. This report provides policy makers with a framework to understand reliability issues,... more...

  • In Search of the Grand Trunkby Ron Brown

    Dundurn 2011; US$ 11.99

    Discover the legacy and lore of Ontario's railway era by exploring the lost and abandoned rail lines that once were essential to the province's well-being. The over 20,000 kilometres of rail are now largely gone, but the remaining lines still retain vestiges of their former existence through stations, bridges, and scenic vistas. more...

  • Intermodal Transport 2009by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2009; US$ 67.00

    Turkey’s continuing economic expansion depends on the diversification of its transport modes and especially on the development of efficient multimodal services. It's role as a hub for Europe, Asia, and the Middle East and as a facilitator of global exchange will be enhanced with a strategy and measures to support a range of intermodal... more...