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  • Making the Most of High-Speed Rail in Californiaby Eric Eidlin

    The German Marshall Fund of the United States 2015; US$ 2.99

    This report highlights European high-speed rail projects that California can use as models as it develops its system. more...

  • Computers in Railways XIV Special Contributionsby C. A. Brebbia; N. Tomii; P. Tzieropoulos; J. M. Mera

    WIT Press 2014; US$ 220.00

    This volume contains special contributions presented at the 14th International Conference on Railway Engineering Design and Operation (COMPRAIL/14) held in Rome. It is a companion to the Volume containing most of the contributions (Vol 135 of WIT Transactions on the Built Environment) and comprises papers presented orally during the Conference. more...

  • Reeds Maritime Flag Handbook 2nd editionby Miranda Delmar-Morgan

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2015; US$ 12.99

    The use of flags afloat and in most maritime situations is of interest and relevance to anyone going to sea whether for commerce or pleasure. This handy pocket-sized guide, now revised for its second edition, is the perfect on-board reference to the maritime flags of the world and their usage. It includes: - national maritime flags - special... more...

  • London's Railways 1967-1977by Jim Blake

    Wharncliffe 2015; US$ 22.99

    This pictorial book covers London's railways from 1967 to 1977, showing the transition from steam to diesel and electric traction.This volume has a very readable narrative, telling tales of the authors adventures during his many trips around the London railway network.The volume encapsulates a period of time in Britain, during which a great deal... more...

  • The Country Railwayby Tim Bryan

    Osprey Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 7.95

    Britain's towns and cities were famously transformed in the nineteenth century by the coming of the railways, turning their fortunes around and giving urban dwellers new opportunities to travel across the country - yet the effect on the rural population was arguably far greater. Whilst some of the initial trunk lines were designed to link major cities,... more...

  • Rail Ribaldryby William Heath Robinson

    Osprey Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 10.95

    First published for the centenary of the Great Western Railway in 1935, 'Railway Ribaldry' is an affectionate and humorous look at life on board the company's famous trains, incorporating some of William Heath Robinson's own trademark madcap contraptions. Featuring almost 100 cartoons - including amusing takes on the varied duties of railway police,... more...

  • Titanicby Rupert Matthews

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2011; US$ 1.99

    The sinking of the Titanic on its maiden voyage in 1912 is one of the most dramatic stories in maritime history. The largest passenger steamship in the world, fitted with more advanced safety features than any of her rivals, she was proclaimed to be virtually unsinkable. Just how and why the Titanic foundered on such a beautiful April evening... more...

  • Seascapes: Tom MacSweeneyby Tom MacSweeney

    Mercier Press 2008; US$ 9.99

    Seascapes has been on RTÉ radio for over thirty years and in this book Tom MacSweeney, the RTÉ Marine Correspondent and presenter of the programme includes some of the most fascinating maritime stories that have featured over the years. With stories from all along the beautiful coastline of Ireland, including those of the 400 who died to build Dún... more...

  • Do Not Alight Hereby Ben Pedroche

    Printondemand-worldwide Distribution 2013; US$ 5.95

    Walking London's disused railway stations more...

  • Trainsby Ray Hamilton

    Summersdale Publishers Ltd 2015; US$ 8.99

    Whether you pine for the romantic age of the steam engine, thrill at the speeds of today?s superfast trains, this book offers a fantastic, whistle-stop tour of train travel. more...