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Another Great Day at Sea

(Available April 7, 2015)
Another Great Day at Sea
Written by Geoff Dyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804170208
Our Price: $15.95
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Another Great Day at Sea
Life Aboard the USS George H.W. Bush
Written by Geoff Dyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $15.95

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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Aston Martin

(Available April 21, 2015)
Aston Martin
Written by Richard Loveys
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747815051
Our Price: $12.95
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Aston Martin

Written by Richard Loveys


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $12.95

Aston Martin is a chronological account of the company's foundation in 1913 through to the cenetenary celebrations -covering the the owners, financiers, and those that ran the company -and most importantly the cars. 

Richard Loveys details the extensive competition history including their finest win at the 1959 Le Mans 24 hour race... Read more >
Captured Eagles: Secrets of the Luftwaffe

Written by Frederick Johnsen


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $9.99

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A Century of Railway Travel

Written by Paul Atterbury


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $12.95

From the Edwardian golden age of steam to the present, no mode of travel has captured the hearts of the British people like the railways. In wartime and peace, along major routes and minor, steam, diesel and electric trains, have moved goods, taken commuters to work or families on holidays &ndash...

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Falling Upwards

(Available September 9, 2014)
Falling Upwards
Written by Richard Holmes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307742322
Our Price: $17.95
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Falling Upwards
How We Took to the Air: An Unconventional History of Ballooning
Written by Richard Holmes


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

**Time Magazine 10 Top Nonfiction Books of 2013**
**The New Republic Best Books of 2013**
**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**

In a dazzling fusion of history, art, science, and biography, Falling Upwards resurrects the daring men and women who first risked their lives to take to the air in balloons.

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The Fearless Flier's Handbook
The Fearless Flier's Handbook
Written by Debbie Seaman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307815354
Our Price: $11.99
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The Fearless Flier's Handbook
The Internationally Recognized Method for Overcoming the Fear of Flying
Written by Debbie Seaman


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2014
Price: $11.99

As many as one in five people is afraid of flying. For some, the fear is so paralyzing that they have never boarded a plane. For others, flying is a necessary evil-they'll do it because they have to, but it's torture. They white-knuckle their way through the flights they have to... Read more >
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The Imperial Japanese Navy in the Pacific War

Written by Mark Stille


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

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Railway Architecture

(Available January 20, 2015)
Railway Architecture
Written by Bill Fawcett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747814450
Our Price: $12.95
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Railway Architecture

Written by Bill Fawcett


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $12.95

A guide to the architecture that gives British railways their identity, from stations to signal boxes.

Roots of Britain's railways lie in the wooden-railed colliery wagonways of around 1600, but it was almost 1830 before specific railway architecture became needed. This evolved rapidly down to 1850, and for some time afterwards Britain... Read more >
Railway Ribaldry
Railway Ribaldry
Written by William Heath Robinson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402943
Our Price: $14.95
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Railway Ribaldry
Being 96 pages of railway humour
Written by William Heath Robinson


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

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... Read more >
Railway Accidents

(Available October 21, 2014)
Railway Accidents
Written by Greg Morse
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813712
Our Price: $12.95
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Railway Accidents

Written by Greg Morse


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $12.95

Though trains are one of the safest forms of transport, train accidents always make headline news. Their history is, in many ways, the history of technological development and learning. Early incidents like the felling of William Huskisson MP by Stephenson's Rocket in 1830 led to the reporting systems we know today... Read more >
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