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Pleasure Steamers
Pleasure Steamers
Written by Andrew Gladwell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812050
Our Price: $12.95
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Pleasure Steamers

Written by Andrew Gladwell


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

The pleasure steamer reached its heyday in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries: hundreds of vessels, most of them paddle-powered, plied the lakes, waterways and coast of Britain, most often ferrying daytrippers from urban areas to the coast. Presenting a serene alternative to rail travel, they had the added advantage... Read more >
The Road Haulage Industry
The Road Haulage Industry
Written by Chris Woodcock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807735
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The Road Haulage Industry

Written by Chris Woodcock


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $12.95

Road haulage has been in existence for as long as roads themselves: wherever goods need to be moved across land, people have set themselves up in business to carry those goods. For hundreds of years horses were at the center of this business, but in the twentieth century everything changed, first... Read more >
Mini

Written by Gillan Bardsley


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $7.95

The Mini was born in an age of austerity and shortage, intended to widen the base of motoring by making it more affordable for the average family. Ironically it would become something very different, a modern classless car which appealed across the boundaries of social status, age, gender, affluence or affordability... Read more >
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Lorries
1890s to 1970s
Written by Nick Baldwin


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

From lumbering house-shakers on solid tires to smooth turbo-power in the 1970s, the lorry has come a very long way in a remarkably short time. In the early competition between steam, petrol and electricity, the internal combustion engine had more or less won by the 1920s, after proving itself in World... Read more >
Country Garage
Country Garage
Written by Llyn Morris
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780852637111
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Country Garage

Written by Llyn Morris


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $11.95

The advent of the internal combustion engine brought many changes to society, the most neglected of which is arguably the garages built throughout Britain to serve motor vehicles, which revolutionizd rural life. Yet, for all the fame attached to the now well known heroes of early motoring, their exploits depended upon... Read more >
Air Rage
Air Rage
Written by Andrew R. Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781573929172
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Air Rage
Crisis in the Skies
Written by Andrew R. Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2001
Price: $20.00

In the last few years, several planes have almost gone down because of the aberrant or abusive behavior of one or more individuals. Unfortunately, such outbursts are becoming increasingly common. These dangerous actions -known as air rage - are by far the greatest threat to the safety and security of the... Read more >
British Railway Tickets

Written by Jan Dobrzynski


Format: eBook, 72 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

In 1838 Thomas Edmondson, an employee of the fledgling Newcastle & Carlisle Railway, revolutionized the ticket issuing process in Britain and left an enduring legacy: the Edmondson ticket. Purchased as proof of the contract between passenger and railway company, the ticket was a receipt, travel pass and an ephemeral record of... Read more >
Streetcars of America

(Available June 17, 2014)
Streetcars of America
Written by Brian Solomon and John Gruber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813255
Our Price: $9.95
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Streetcars of America

Written by Brian Solomon and John Gruber


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $9.95

The handsome multi-colored streetcar is a nostalgic icon of the some of the most romantic and heritage-rich locales in America, including San Francisco, New Orleans and Chicago, immortalized on stage and screen in classics including Meet Me In St. Louis and A Streetcar Named Desire. Streetcars of America chronicles these vehicles from...

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American Streetcars

Written by Brian Solomon and John Gruber


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $7.95

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Another Great Day at Sea
Life Aboard the USS George H.W. Bush
Written by Geoff Dyer
Read by Jonathan Cowley


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.50

From a writer “whose genre-jumping refusal to be pinned down [makes him] an exemplar of our era” (NPR), a new book that confirms his power to astound readers.
 
As a child Geoff Dyer spent long hours making and blotchily painting model fighter planes. So the adult Dyer jumped at the chance of...

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