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Railroads

  • RMS Queen Maryby Andrew Britton

    The History Press 2015; US$ 18.94

    This colourful history tells the story of Cunard's RMS Queen Mary, who along with her running mate Queen Elizabeth covered the transatlantic route from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg, the British answer to the German and French superliners. She was launched in may 1936 and immediately won the coveted Blue Riband, winning it again in 1938, before... more...

  • Les sirènes du transsibérienby Hervé Bellec

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 9.99

    Embarquez à Brest et partez à l'assaut de la Sibérie ! Après Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle, Hervé Bellec reprend sa plume d?écrivain voyageur et nous entraîne vers un autre voyage initiatique, à bord du mythique transsibérien, au c?ur de l?hiver russe, jusqu?à la ville de Vladivostok. Une plume alerte et précise, beaucoup d?humour et d?humanité,... more...

  • Shackleton's Boat: The Story of the James Cairdby Harding McGregor Dunnett

    The Collins Press 2015; US$ 9.99

    The James Caird is an unlikely hero, a 23-foot lifeboat that completed the most desperate and celebrated open boat voyage in history. On board were Ernest Shackleton, Tom Crean and Frank Worsley, now some of the most recognised names in Antarctic and Polar literature/history. This is the story of that little boat from its commissioning by Worsley... more...

  • Dundurn Railroad 5-Book Bundleby Ron Brown

    Dundurn 2015; Not Available

    This bundle collects five of Ron Brown?s acclaimed railway histories. In each book he takes us back to the glory days of steam, when the railway was the economic and, in many ways, social heart of Canada, as it grew from ocean to ocean in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. more...

  • Rails to the Atlanticby Ron Brown

    Dundurn 2015; US$ 14.99

    Explore eastern Canada's railway heritage, including stations from the late 1850s, grand hotels, bridges, and roundhouses of this era. 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...

  • The Lunatic Expressby Charles Miller

    Head of Zeus 2015; US$ 11.99

    In 1895, George Whitehouse arrived at the east African post of Mombasa to perform an engineering miracle: the building of the Mombasa-Nairobi-Lake Victoria Railway - a 600-mile route that was largely unmapped and barely explored. Behind Mombasa lay a scorched, waterless desert. Beyond, a horizonless scrub country climbed toward a jagged volcanic... more...

  • A Treasury of Railroad Folkloreby B.A. Botkin; Alvin F. Harlow

    Head of Zeus 2015; US$ 11.99

    The biggest cargo of high iron lore and legend ever hauled in one load, A TREASURY OF RAILROAD FOLKLORE contains over a century of the greatest stories, traditions and songs of the American railroad. Here are spell-binding tales of iron horses and iron men - the boomers, brass buttons and brass collars, the hoggers, tallow pots and gandy dancers.... more...

  • A Book of Railway Journeysby Ludovic Kennedy

    Head of Zeus 2015; US$ 11.99

    Around the world in 155 years of train travel. more...

  • Giants of Steamby Jonathan Glancey

    Atlantic Books 2015; Not Available

    The thrilling story of the last, and greatest, generation of steam railway locomotives in regular main line service A story of invention, skill, and passion, Giants of Steam reveals how the true advocates of steam's glory days pushed its design and performance to remarkable limits, taking these powerful and beautifully designed machines to new... more...