107 books (6 pages) in this category

Quest for Speed

by MIKE ROUSSEL

Air Racing and the Influence of the Scheider Trophy Contests 1913-31 A new study into the impact of the Schneider Trophy and air racing upon twentieth-century aircraft design This new book charts the impact of the Schneider Trophy on aircraft ...

ISBN: 9780750967914

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

RAF Wattisham

by EADE D

ISBN: 9780946958603

Binding: Paperback

$59.95

Railways of Britain

by JACK SIMMONS

ISBN: 9781873329016

Binding: Hardback

$28.95

Reach For The Skies

Ballooning, Birdmen and Blasting into Space

by Adrian Mulraney

"As far back as stories go, pioneers have reached for the skies. In the last two hundred years, they have mastered the air and made the modern world possible. Reach for the Skies is my look at the history of flight through the stories and people

ISBN: 9781742673745

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$18.95

Reach For The Skies

Ballooning, Birdmen and Blasting into Space

by Adrian Mulraney

"As far back as stories go, pioneers have reached for the skies. In the last two hundred years, they have mastered the air and made the modern world possible. Reach for the Skies is my look at the history of flight through the stories and people

ISBN: 9781742673752

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$34.95

Redefining Airmanship

by Anthony Kern

ISBN: 9780070342842

Binding: Hardback

$57.95

Rigging of Ships

by R. C. ANDERSON

For ship model-makers and students and enthusiasts of historic sailing ships, this generously illustrated book is essential reading and a valuable reference. It describes and depicts in detail how seventeenth-century English, French, Dutch, and ...

ISBN: 9780486279602

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Rush Hour

by Iain Gately

An fascinating exploration of the history and nature of commuting. Each working day 500 million people across the planet experience the miracle and misery of commuting. Whether undertaken by car, bus, train or bicycle, the practice shapes our ...

ISBN: 9781781854082

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Rush Hour: How 500 Million Commuters Survive the Daily Journey to Work

by Iain Gately

An fascinating exploration of the history and nature of commuting. Each working day 500 million people across the planet experience the miracle and misery of commuting. Whether undertaken by car, bus, train or bicycle, the practice shapes our ...

ISBN: 9781781854068

Binding: Hardback

$34.99

Sailing Alone Around the World

by JOSHUA SLOCUM

ISBN: 9780486203263

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Scottish Steam's Final Fling: Extracts from a Teenage Traveller's Notebook

by KEITH WIDDOWSON

In May 1967, Scotland became the third of the six BR regions to dispense with the steam locomotive. Residing over 300 miles away Keith Widdowson's pilgrimages north of the border were by necessity of marathon undertakings. Abysmal overnight time

ISBN: 9780750970228

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Ship: 5000 Years of Maritime Adventure

by Lavery Brian

Covering the whole scope of maritime history, Ship looks at every aspect of the story of water-going craft and those who have sailed in them. From the earliest dugout canoes and the boats of the Ancient Egyptians to the most technologically ...

ISBN: 9781405305891

Binding: Hardback

$89.95

Shipwrecks in the Americas

by ROBERT F. MARX

ISBN: 9780486255149

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Shooting Through

Sydney by Tram

by Caroline Butler-Bowdon

At its peak, Sydney's tramway network was, after London's, the largest tramway system in the British Empire and was a central part of Sydney life for 100 years. This book explores the history and demise of Sydney's trams from the first ...

ISBN: 9781876991333

Binding: Hardback

$9.99

Short History of the Sailing Ship

by ROMOLA ANDERSON

This outstanding, amply illustrated book traces the evolution of the sailing ship from ancient times to the end of the 19th century. Extremely well-written in clear, non-technical language, the work provides detailed coverage of the ships of ...

ISBN: 9780486429885

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Sinking of the Titanic

by JAY HENRY MOWBRAY

Published in 1912 within months of the sinking of the Titanic, this ""memorial edition"" of first-hand accounts by survivors, people in rescue boats, and other on-the-scene witnesses, offers heart-wrenching testimony about the great disaster, ...

ISBN: 9780486402987

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

Spars and Rigging

by JOHN M'LEOD MURPHY

Relying on his own experience in the U.S. Navy and consulting his contemporaries in the maritime profession, midshipman John Murphy published this book to provide an accurate portrait of a ship's rigging and spars (masts or yardarms supporting ...

ISBN: 9780486429892

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

SR-71 Blackbird Story

by MARK A. CHAMBERS

Perhaps no other aircraft in aviation history has been such a well-kept secret as the United States' Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird. This cutting edge aircraft took the art of aerial spying to an unprecedented level and did it all from highly ...

ISBN: 9780750970044

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

Standard Aircraft Handbook for Mechanics and Technicians 7/E

by Larry Reithmaier

ISBN: 9780071826792

Binding: Hardback

$37.95

Steam Gold: A New Age for Preserved Steam

by GEOFF SWAINE

The heritage railways of Britain have taken preserved steam into a new golden age. All over the country enthusiasts flock to lavish love and attention onto the preserved railways and relive bygone eras, especially the ever-popular 1940s ...

ISBN: 9780750982405

Binding: Paperback

$49.99