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Early Japanese Railways 1853–1914: Engineering Triumphs that ...
Dan Free.
 
Publisher: Tuttle
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9784805310069
Daedalus Item Code: 70398
 
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Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us)
Tom Vanderbilt.
 
Publisher: Vintage
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780307277190
Daedalus Item Code: 73020
 
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Malloch's Spitfire: The Story and Restoration of PK350
Nick Meikle.
Publisher: Casemate.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781612002521.  Daedalus Item Code: 73311
 
Designated PK350 when she left the factory at the end of World War II, this Spitfire F Mk22 was the only late-model example of Britain's famous fighter to have been restored to flying condition. She ... (Read More)
 
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The Lusitania Saga & Myth: 100 Years On
David Ramsay.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781473821767.  Daedalus Item Code: 73219
 
At the time of its launching in 1906, RMS Lusitania was famous for its size, opulence, and speed; torpedoed by a German submarine nine years later, the ship became an ominous sign that warfare ... (Read More)
 
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Some Vernacular Railroad Photographs
Jeff Brouws & Wendy Burton.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393239386.  Daedalus Item Code: 73053
 
Photographers and rail fans Jeff Brouws and Wendy Burton have been collecting amateur railroad photos for years, poring through disorganized boxes of enthusiasts' snapshots at train shows and swap ... (Read More)
 
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Orient-Express: A Personal Journey
James B. Sherwood, with Ivan Fallon.
Publisher: Robson.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781849541879.  Daedalus Item Code: 73186
 
In 1977, the fabled Orient-Express was taken out of service, prompting a public outcry; entrepreneur James B. Sherwood, however, decided to do something about it. Purchasing two of the train's 1920s ... (Read More)
 
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The World of Classic Tractors: A Fascinating Insight into Their Evolution
Ian M. Johnston.
Publisher: New Holland.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781742575919.  Daedalus Item Code: 73263
 
Much like steam-powered trains, classic tractors have a nostalgic appeal, even as they remain completely viable tools on farms worldwide. Scottish born but long residing in Australia, Ian Johnston ... (Read More)
 
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SS Nieuw Amsterdam: Classic Liners
Andrew Britton.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780750961028.  Daedalus Item Code: 73207
 
At the time of its 1937 launch, the Holland America Line flagship Nieuw Amsterdam was among the most opulent and state-of-the-art passenger liners afloat, but with the fall of Holland in World ... (Read More)
 
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Great War Railwaymen: Britain’s Railway Company Workers at War 1914–1918
Jeremy Higgins. Michael Portillo, foreword. Lord Dannatt, intro.
Publisher: Uniform Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781910500002.  Daedalus Item Code: 73246
 
As the lifeblood of the Great War, the railway network in Britain became more essential than ever before, as it transported men and supplies back and forth from the front on a staggering scale. This ... (Read More)
 
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Mayday!: A History of Flight through its Martyrs, Oddballs and Daredevils
David Darling.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780744094.  Daedalus Item Code: 72164
 
In the world before aircraft, to believe that flight might be possible required a certain kind of character, notes science writer David Darling; you had to be starry-eyed and ingenious, and possess ... (Read More)
 
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The Story of Flight: A Three-Dimensional Expanding Pocket Guide
John Holcroft, illus.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: slipcased.
ISBN: 9781406345933.  Daedalus Item Code: 64493
 
Ever since the first passenger balloon took off in 1783, aviators, inventors, and engineers have been developing and building better, safer, more powerful aircraft. This accordion-folded book ... (Read More)
 
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The Wright Brothers
David McCullough.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781476728759.  Daedalus Item Code: 71919
 
Two-time Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner David McCullough here tells the surprising, profoundly American story of Wilbur and Orville Wright. On a December day in 1903, in the Outer ... (Read More)
 
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5. The Lusitania Saga & Myth: 100 Years On
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6. Iron Horses: America's Race to Bring the Railroads West
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9. Early Japanese Railways 1853–1914: Engineering Triumphs that Transformed Meiji-era Japan
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