113 books (6 pages) in this category

Fishing Boats Story


Britain has a history of a wonderful array of sailing fishing boats, some of which still sail under private ownership. These older vessels developed in their own unique ways which were dependent on local traditions, the type of fishing, their ...

ISBN: 9780750969970

Binding: Hardback


Flight Discipline

by Anthony Kern

ISBN: 9780070343719

Binding: Hardback


Ford in New Zealand

Putting the Car Before the Horse

by John Stokes

This book looks at how the cars were built in Canada and shipped to NZ. Includes colour photos of the oldest known Canadian engined Model T (from 1913) in NZ, illustrating the notorious journey from Wellington to Auckland in 1912 an eight day ...

ISBN: 9781869664763

Binding: Hardback




ISBN: 9780946958634

Binding: Paperback


Gen Combo Diesel Mechanics; Workbook

by Schulz

ISBN: 9781259669118

Binding: Book


Goodbye Piccadilly:

From Home Front to Western Front

by London Transport Museum

Originally published to accompany a major exhibition at London Transport Museum about the First World War. Full of unseen photos and illustrations. A fascinating illustrated look at London life and transport thought WW1. ...

ISBN: 9781871829211

Binding: Paperback


Great Western Steam: The Railway Photographs of R.J. (Ron) Buckley


The evocative photographs of railwayman Ron Buckley reveal the story of steam on the Great Western Railway. The GWR was regarded by enthusiasts as having huge pride in its locomotive design, producing clean uncluttered lines and incorporating ...

ISBN: 9780750982535

Binding: Paperback


History of Piracy


Written by an eminent authority on pirate lore and literature, The History of Piracy is one of the most important books on the subject. Tracing the rise of piracy from its ancient beginnings to its ultimate demise, it leads readers down an ...

ISBN: 9780486461830

Binding: Paperback


How to Become a Ventriloquist


This easy-to-follow manual, designed especially for aspiring amateur ventriloquists, offers expert advice from an internationally renowned performer. Bergen reveals the secrets of his trade, sharing helpful tips on ""near"" ventriloquism, the ...

ISBN: 9780486410869

Binding: Paperback


How To Repair Briggs And Stratton Engines, 4/E

by Paul Dempsey

ISBN: 9780071493253

Binding: Paperback


Infamous Pirates


Despite his relatively conventional background wealthy family, excellent education Captain Misson of Provence went to sea at age sixteen, and in following his utopian vision became one of the forebears of the French Revolution. When, due to ...

ISBN: 9780486461854

Binding: Paperback


Internat'L Marine Log Book

by C. Nouse

ISBN: 9780070482371

Binding: Hardback


Kedge Anchor; or, Young Sailors' Assistant


Immediately upon its publication in the mid-nineteenth century, this book became the Bible of U.S. sailors, who used it daily and followed its advice assiduously. The Kedge-Anchor's no-nonsense prose provided specific instruction for every ...

ISBN: 9780486419923

Binding: Paperback


Killing Zone 2/E

by Paul Craig

ISBN: 9780071798402

Binding: Paperback


Land Rover: The Story of the Car that Conquered the World

by Ben Fogle

As quintessentially British as a plate of fish and chips or a British Bulldog, the boxy, utilitarian Land Rover Defender has become an iconic part of what it is to be British. It is said that for more than half the world's population, the first

ISBN: 9780008194253

Binding: Paperback


Learning To Fly Helicopters 2/E

by R. Padfield

ISBN: 9780071808613

Binding: Paperback


Mahan on Naval Warfare


Over 40 articles cover naval principles, sea power in history and naval and national policies. Wide-ranging coverage of strategic positions, principles of naval administration, growth of British sea power, The Battle of Trafalgar, the moral ...

ISBN: 9780486407296

Binding: Paperback


Making Cars at Cowley


In 1913 an ambitious young businessman named William Morris converted a derelict military college on the outskirts of Oxford into an assembly hall for motor vehicles. He thus opened the first chapter in one of the most extraordinary success ...

ISBN: 9780752491462

Binding: Paperback


My View From The Corner (Paperback)

by Angelo Dundee

ISBN: 9780071628471

Binding: Paperback


Narratives of the Wreck of the Whale-Ship Essex


In 1819, the American whaler Essex was sailing deep into the great equatorial hunting grounds of the Pacific when it was destroyed by a maddened sperm whale. By all reports, the 85-foot whale deliberately rammed the ship twice and sank it. The ...

ISBN: 9780486261218

Binding: Paperback