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Amazing Train Journeys: 60 Unforgettable Rail Trips and How to Experience Them

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Amazing Train Journeys: 60 Unforgettable Rail Trips and How to Experience...

Lonely Planet

Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday; Advocate - Travel

Hardback

Experience 60 of the world's greatest and most unforgettable train journeys, from classic long-distance trips like Canada's... [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]

$25.95

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Train Wreck: The Forensics of Rail Disasters

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Train Wreck: The Forensics of Rail Disasters

George Bibel

History; Forensic science; Railway transport industries; Trains & railways: general interest

Paperback

Using a mix of eyewitness accounts and scientific explanations, Bibel draws us into a world of forensics and human drama.<br... [more]

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Westland Wessex Manual: Owners' Workshop Manual

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Westland Wessex Manual: Owners' Workshop Manual

Lee Howard

History; Military history; Military aircraft; Aerospace & aviation technology; Aircraft: general interest

Paperback

With an active service life of more than 40 years with the Royal Navy and the RAF, the Westland Wessex was one of the most... [more]

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Magnificent Motorcycle Trips of the World: 38 Guided Tours from 6 Continents

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Magnificent Motorcycle Trips of the World: 38 Guided Tours from 6 Continents...

Colette Coleman

Motorcycles: general interest; Travel & holiday

Paperback

There's something about motorcycles, and the lure of freedom and the open road that they promise. If you've ever wanted to... [more]

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50 Airliners that Changed Flying

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50 Airliners that Changed Flying

Matt Falcus

History; Aircraft: general interest

Paperback

The airliners that can truly claim to have changed the world of flight, from the early days of flying to the modern-age [more]

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Six Decades of Holden Versus Ford: Family Cars, Family Feuds and Much More

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Six Decades of Holden Versus Ford: Family Cars, Family Feuds and Much More...

Dave Morley

History; Motor cars: general interest; Local history

Hardback

Whether you're loyal to Holden or Ford, this book is both a celebratory and irreverent comparison of Australia's two favourite... [more]

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Carpathia: The extraordinary story of the ship that rescued the survivors of the Titanic

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Carpathia: The extraordinary story of the ship that rescued the survivors...

Jay Ludowyke

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; History; Social & cultural history; Ships & shipping: general interest; Swimming & diving

Paperback

The dramatic and fascinating story of RMS Carpathia: rescue ship to RMS Titanic; sunk by a German U-boat in WWI; and lost... [more]

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The Lost Pilots: The Spectacular Rise and Scandalous Fall of Aviation's Golden Couple

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The Lost Pilots: The Spectacular Rise and Scandalous Fall of Aviation's...

Corey Mead

True crime; History; Aircraft: general interest

Paperback

A gripping, untold saga of love, betrayal and scandal at the height of the Roaring Twenties. [more]

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RAF 100: The Story of the Royal Air Force 1918-2018

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RAF 100: The Story of the Royal Air Force 1918-2018

Mike Lepine

History; Air forces & warfare; Military aircraft; Aircraft: general interest

Hardback

RAF 100 celebrates and commemorates 100 years of the Royal Air Force with access to rare RAF archives, Mike Lepine uses... [more]

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Reaching for the Sky: One Hundred Defining Moments from the Royal Air Force 1918-2018

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Reaching for the Sky: One Hundred Defining Moments from the Royal Air Force...

Scott Addington

History; Military history; Air forces & warfare; Aircraft: general interest; Gift books

Hardback

2018 marks the centenary of the formation of the Royal Air Force. Founded in the final months of the Great War, this book... [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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Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It

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Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier,...

Dan Hampton

Biography: science, technology & engineering; History; Applied physics; Aerodynamics; Aviation skills & piloting; Aircraft: general interest

Hardback

At the dawn of the Cold War, a band of WWII aces gathered in the Mojave Desert on a Top Secret quest to break the sound barrier.... [more]

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The Passion for Muscle Cars: The Australian Pursuit of Power 1950-1980

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The Passion for Muscle Cars: The Australian Pursuit of Power 1950-1980

Joel Wakely

History; Motor cars: general interest

Hardback

Following the success of <strong>The Passion for Holden</strong>, Joel Wakely takes a personal look at the golden age of Australian... [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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Empire of the Clouds: When Britain's Aircraft Ruled the World

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Empire of the Clouds: When Britain's Aircraft Ruled the World

James Hamilton-Paterson

History; Aviation manufacturing industry; Aircraft: general interest

Paperback

In 1945 Britain was the world's leading designer and builder of aircraft - a world-class achievement that was not mere rhetoric.... [more]

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Vintage and Retro Caravans: Downunder

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Vintage and Retro Caravans: Downunder

Don Jessen

Road & motor vehicles: general interest; Travel & holiday

Hardback

The vintage and retro caravan craze continues to blossom on both sides of the Tasman. This is evidenced by the numerous vintage... [more]

$39.99

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National Railway Museum Pocket Diary 2019

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National Railway Museum Pocket Diary 2019

National Railway Museum

Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday; Stationery items

Hardback

An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2019 [more]

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Water Ways: A thousand miles along Britain's canals

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Water Ways: A thousand miles along Britain's canals

Jasper Winn

Narrowboats & canals; Travel & holiday

Hardback

For a hundred and fifty years, between the plod of packhorse trains and the arrival of the railways, canals were the high-tech... [more]

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Kings of the Road: 50 Cars That Drove Australia

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Kings of the Road: 50 Cars That Drove Australia

Toby Hagon

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Motor cars: general interest

Hardback

Australia's 50 greatest, bravest, most inspired and revolutionary cars are saluted. [more]

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London Underground: Architecture, Design and History

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London Underground: Architecture, Design and History

David Long

Photographs: collections; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History; Trains & railways: general interest

Paperback

Paperback edition of an extraordinary collection of black and white photographs of London's Underground [more]

$37.99

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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]

$29.99

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The Titanic Expeditions: Diving to the Queen of the Deep: 1985-2010

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The Titanic Expeditions: Diving to the Queen of the Deep: 1985-2010

Eugene Nesmeyanov

History; Ships & shipping: general interest

Hardback

The most complete (to date) overview of all the important expeditions to the wreck of Titanic from 1985 to 2010 [more]

$75.00

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Bradshaw's Handbook to London

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Bradshaw's Handbook to London

George Bradshaw

History; Transport: general interest; Local history; Classic travel writing

Hardback

Conway's latest contribution to the Bradshaw's publishing phenomenon is this superb and wonderfully illustrated guide to Victorian... [more]

$22.99

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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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