139 books (7 pages) in this category

Short History of the Sailing Ship


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


Sinking of the Titanic


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


Southern Handbook: The Southern Railway 1923-1947


The Southern Railway may not have been the most glamorous of the 'Big Four' companies that emerged from the grouping of 1923, but it was the great innovator. In the 1930s the Southern pioneered the first main-line electrification and created the

ISBN: 9780750982757

Binding: Hardback


Spars and Rigging


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


SR-71 Blackbird Story


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


Standard Aircraft Handbook for Mechanics and Technicians 7/E

by Larry Reithmaier

ISBN: 9780071826792

Binding: Hardback


Steam Gold: A New Age for Preserved Steam


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


Steam in the East Midlands and East Anglia: The Railway Photographs of R. J. (Ron) Buckley


Ron Buckley's evocative photographs reveal the story of steam in the East Midlands / East Anglia. Ron Buckley's photographs show the changing locomotive scene taking place from the later 1930s throughout the East Midlands and East Anglia, ...

ISBN: 9780750984393

Binding: Paperback


Stick And Rudder

by Wolfgang Langewiesche

ISBN: 9780070362406

Binding: Hardback


Story of the "Titanic"


The splendor and tragedy of the legendary ""Titanic"" captured in dramatic photo and illustration cardsShe was ""unsinkable"" - a splendid monument to modern engineering and nautical design. But on her maiden voyage, during the night of April ...

ISBN: 9780486256115

Binding: Paperback


Study Guide for Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, 6/E

by Thomas Eismin

ISBN: 9780071823661

Binding: Paperback


Tapping The Healer Within

by Roger Callahan

ISBN: 9780809298808

Binding: Paperback


Tell It Slant 2/E

by Brenda Miller

ISBN: 9780071781770

Binding: Paperback


The Beauty Of Steam

by P. Waller

<p>The steam locomotive is one of Britain’s greatest and most beautiful inventions and generations have marvelled at the power conveyed in its iron form. But the mystical qualities of smoke and pure white steam give life to the locomotive and ...

ISBN: 9781912332212

Binding: Hardback


The John Deere Century

by Randy Leffingwell

This comprehensive volumechronicles the history of the tractors that have carried the distinctive green and yellow livery for the past century. ...

ISBN: 9780760360217

Binding: Hardback


The Magic of Old Tractors

by Ian Johnston

What is it about old tractors that is so fascinating and entrancing? The sounds and smells of these old relics? The hunt to find the rarest of models? Or simply the memories such machines evoke? The Magic of Old Tractors explores this intriguing

ISBN: 9781760790226

Binding: Paperback


The McGraw-Hill Desk Reference For Editors, Writers, And Proofreaders (Set 2)

by K. D. Sullivan

ISBN: 9780071470001

Binding: Mixed media product


The Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook

by Schiraldi

ISBN: 9780071840590

Binding: Paperback


The Truckie Who Loved Trains

The Biography of Ken Thomas - Founder of Thomas Nationwide Transport

by David Wilcox

This book is the biography of Ken Thomas, 1913 - 1997, and tells the story of his huge contribution to the development of Australian transport in the second half of the 20th century. In 1946, Ken bought a 5 ton truck and started out in the ...

ISBN: 9780646595702

Binding: Paperback


Three Revolutions

Steering Automated, Shared, and Electric Vehicles to a Better Future

by Daniel Sperling

<p><b>Policy recommendations from transportation experts for the coming electric, shared, and autonomous vehicle revolution</b></p><p>In <i>Three Revolutions</i>, transportation expert Dan Sperling and his collaborators share research-based ...

ISBN: 9781610919050

Binding: Paperback