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Great Railway Journeys in Australia & New Zealand

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Great Railway Journeys in Australia & New Zealand

David Bowden

Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday

Hardback

A look at 35 trips that highlight some of the most interesting, scenic and rewarding railway journeys in Australia and New... [more]

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Bradshaw's Handbook

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Bradshaw's Handbook

George Bradshaw

History; British & Irish history; Trains & railways: general interest; Classic travel writing

Hardback

Collector's item, landmark in the history of the tour guide, snapshot of Britain in the 1860s - Bradshaw's Handbook deserves... [more]

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The Epic Voyages of Maud Berridge: The seafaring diaries of a Victorian lady

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The Epic Voyages of Maud Berridge: The seafaring diaries of a Victorian...

Sally Berridge

Biography; Autobiography: general; Diaries, letters & journals; Shipping industries; Ships & shipping: general interest

Paperback

Maud Berridge (1845-1907) was the wife of a Master Mariner, and she travelled with him on at least five occasions (1869, 1880,... [more]

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Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know about Air Travel: Questions, Answers, and Reflections

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Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know about Air Travel: Questions,...

Patrick Smith

Reference works; Aircraft: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general

Paperback

A new edition of the New York Times bestselling book about the strange and misunderstood world of commercial flying. [more]

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Bondi to the Opera House: The Trams That Linked Sydney

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Bondi to the Opera House: The Trams That Linked Sydney

Dale Budd

History; Transport: general interest

Hardback

A pictorial history of the tram system in Sydney. [more]

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Sentinels of the Sea: A Miscellany of Lighthouses Past

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Sentinels of the Sea: A Miscellany of Lighthouses Past

R. G. Grant

Architecture; Maritime history; Ships & shipping: general interest; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

Hardback

Lighthouses have always unsettled and attracted in equal measure, highlighting the triumphs and failures in humanity's battle... [more]

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British Secret Projects 2: Jet Bombers Since 1949

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British Secret Projects 2: Jet Bombers Since 1949

Tony Buttler

History; Military aircraft; Aircraft: general interest

Hardback

This book, a natural companion to the author's earlier British Secret Projects: Jet Fighters Since 1950, chronicles the design... [more]

$69.95

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Views of Rome: A Greek Reader

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Views of Rome: A Greek Reader

Adam Serfass

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Photographs: collections; Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Trains & railways: general interest

Paperback

Designed for advanced undergraduate- and graduate-level readers of Greek, this student-friendly book bridges the worlds of... [more]

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Valentino Rossi: Life of a Legend

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Valentino Rossi: Life of a Legend

Motorbooks

Biography: sport; Motorcycles: general interest; Sports & outdoor recreation; Motor sports

Hardback

An intimate portrait of the life of one of the most successful and enigmatic legends in the history of motorsports. [more]

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Voyage of the Southern Sun: An Amazing Solo Journey Around the World

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Voyage of the Southern Sun: An Amazing Solo Journey Around the World

Michael Smith

Memoirs; Aircraft: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

With limited flying experience, no support team, and only basic instruments in his tiny single-engine flying boat, Smith risked... [more]

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Running out of Steam: & Catching Up with Diesels

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Running out of Steam: & Catching Up with Diesels

David Burke

History; Trains & railways: general interest

Paperback

This is a wonderful history of the steam era coming to an end and the rise of diesels. Using contemporary advertising material,... [more]

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Railways and The Raj: How the Age of Steam Transformed India

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Railways and The Raj: How the Age of Steam Transformed India

Christian Wolmar

History; Asian history; Colonialism & imperialism; Trains & railways: general interest

Hardback

The epic story of the British construction of the railways in India, as told by Britain's bestselling transport historian.... [more]

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The Death of Holden: The End of an Australian Dream

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The Death of Holden: The End of an Australian Dream

Royce Kurmelovs

History; Road vehicle manufacturing industry; Motor cars: general interest

Paperback

An extraordinary account of the impending closure of the Holden factory in Adelaide. More than the end of a business - it's... [more]

$22.99

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Spaceport Earth: The Reinvention of Spaceflight

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Spaceport Earth: The Reinvention of Spaceflight

Joe Pappalardo

Mathematics & Sciences; Aircraft: general interest; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Life in space? This timely book shows the current state and future of the space travel industry--and how this is becoming... [more]

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Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

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Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

Simon Jenkins

History of architecture; History; Trains & railways: general interest; Travel writing

Hardback

It is the location of all our hopeful beginnings and intended ends; an institution with its own rituals and priests; and a... [more]

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HMS Warrior Manual Owners Workshop Manual: 1861 to Date

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HMS Warrior Manual Owners Workshop Manual: 1861 to Date

Richard May

History; Military & naval ships; Ships & shipping: general interest

Paperback

Designed and built to challenge an aggressive French shipbuilding programme in the late 1850s, when commissioned the 40-gun... [more]

$39.95

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Rev Head: My Life as a Motoring Tragic

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Rev Head: My Life as a Motoring Tragic

Shane Jacobson

Biography; Memoirs; Motor cars: general interest

Paperback

My life as a motoring tragic Was it luck that gave me the chance to race at Bathurst? They say Luck is when Skill meets Opportunity.... [more]

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The Grand Tour Guide to the World

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The Grand Tour Guide to the World

TBC Author

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Motor cars: general interest; TV tie-in humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

The world is a big place full of interesting things. And The Grand Tour has seen some of them. That's why few people are better... [more]

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QE2: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

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QE2: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

Chris Frame, Rachelle Cross

Photographs: collections; Ships & shipping: general interest; Travel & holiday

Hardback

With stories from captains, crew and passengers, and an unparalleled collection of photographs, Chris Frame and Rachelle Cross... [more]

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Soviet Bus Stops Volume II

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Soviet Bus Stops Volume II

Christopher Herwig, Damon Murray

Individual photographers; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History; Buses, trams & commercial vehicles: general interest

Hardback

A follow-up to the hugely successful Soviet Bus Stops, with new photographs of bus stops in Russia, Crimea, Georgia and Ukraine.<br... [more]

$40.00

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Iron Roads in the Outback

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Iron Roads in the Outback

Nick Anchen

History; Trains & railways: general interest; Local history; Nostalgia: general

Hardback

The Iron Roads of the Australian Outback - the legendary Commonwealth Railways were built through some of the harshest landscapes... [more]

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Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation

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Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation...

Edward Humes

Society & Social Sciences; Transport industries; Motor cars: general interest

Paperback

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of Garbology explores the hidden and costly wonders of our buy-it-now, get-it-today... [more]

$31.95

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The Passion for Holden: A Celebration of the Classic Australian Marque in 48 Cars

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The Passion for Holden: A Celebration of the Classic Australian Marque in...

Joel Wakely

History; Road & motor vehicles: general interest; Motor cars: general interest

Hardback

Joel Wakely has worked with and raced with Holden cars almost his entire life, owning several significant and some very rare... [more]

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Night Trains: The Rise and Fall of the Sleeper

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Night Trains: The Rise and Fall of the Sleeper

Martin Andrew

Trains & railways: general interest; Nostalgia: general; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Night trains have long fascinated us with the possibilities of their private sleeping compartments, gilded dining cars, champagne... [more]

$32.99

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Fairey Battle: A Reassessment of its RAF Career

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Fairey Battle: A Reassessment of its RAF Career

Greg Baughen

History; Military aircraft; Aircraft: general interest

Hardback

The Fairey Battle is best known for being the worst plane ever to serve with the RAF. Disastrous losses in combat seemed to... [more]

$47.99

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