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The 50 Greatest Train Journeys of the World
Anthony Lambert.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781785780653.  Daedalus Item Code: 63750
Having traveled the railways of more than 50 countries, and written more than a dozen books on the subject, including Switzerland Without a Car and Insight Guide to Great Railway Journeys ... (Read More)
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Birdmen: The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the Skies
Lawrence Goldstone.
Publisher: Ballantine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780345538031.  Daedalus Item Code: 62046
The feud between America's great air pioneers, the Wright brothers and Glenn Curtiss, was a collision of ambitious and unyielding personalities. It was the Wrights who had solved the centuries-old ... (Read More)
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Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air
Richard Holmes.
Publisher: Pantheon.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307379665.  Daedalus Item Code: 62892
(One of Time Magazine's Top Ten Nonfiction Books of 2013) "The dream of flight is to see the world differently," posits the National Book Critics Circle Award–winning author of The ... (Read More)
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Fancy Cycling
Isabel Marks.
Publisher: Old House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781908402714.  Daedalus Item Code: 61486
Presented here in a handsome edition with a stamped cloth cover, this 1901 book appeared at a time when the bicycle was firmly established but the trick rider had yet to be. Foremost among its ... (Read More)
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On Wheels
Michael Holroyd.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374226572.  Daedalus Item Code: 54538
As a child in World War II–era Britain, Michael Holroyd spent his best hours in his family's cramped garage, sitting in the back seat of a black, eight-horsepower Ford. The author of The Book of ... (Read More)
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Train: Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World—From the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief
Tom Zoellner.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670025282.  Daedalus Item Code: 63460
The author of the American Institute of Physics Science Writing Award winner Uranium, Tom Zoellner also loves trains with a passion. In this revelatory, entertaining account, he chronicles how ... (Read More)
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Turn-the-Wheel Tractor
Kathryn Smith. Peter Lawson, illus.
Publisher: Abbeville.   Format: board book.
ISBN: 9780789210234.  Daedalus Item Code: 62209
It's early in the morning, but the little blue tractor is wide awake and ready for work on the farm. Steer your way over to the animals by the barn to see what happens next. This vehicle-based ... (Read More)
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