all ebooks in category: Railroads (14)

Iron Horses
English | EPUB | 14.6 MB

A vivid account of the origins of the transcontinental railroad – available for the first time in trade paperback – by the author of the …

«London Underground The Quiz Book» by Mike Dugdale
English | ISBN: 9781783332939 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

For the last 150 years, every Londoner, tourist, and visitor uses the tube to explore and enjoy London. But behind the facade of ox-blood brick …

Adrian Shooter: A Life in Engineering and Railways
English | January 24th, 2020 | ISBN: 1473893194 | 240 pages | EPUB | 26.36 MB

This book is the tale of a small boy from Surrey who had a fascination with anything on wheels and, also, loved to learn about …

Eric Bottomley's Transport Gallery : A Journey Across the Canvas
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1473876281 | 178 Pages | PDF | 26 MB

This is Eric Bottomley's second art book, in which he has varied both his transport themes and the mediums in which he works. The majority …

Imperial Technology and 'Native' Agency: A Social History of Railways in Colonial India, 1850-1920 (Empires and the Making of t
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1138226688 | 254 Pages | PDF | 1.26 MB

This book explores the impact of railways on colonial Indian society from the commencement of railway operations in the mid-nineteenth to the early decades of …

Cincinnati's Incomplete Subway: The Complete History
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1596298952 | EPUB | pages: 216 | 11.2 mb

What of those ghostly catacombs that lie dormant below city streets? Those subway tunnels, never finished, never filled with the screeches of trains and the …

L M S Locomotive Design and Development : The Life and Work of Tom Coleman
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1526721627 | 294 Pages | PDF | 89 MB

In 1958 one of Britain`s greatest locomotive designers died without public fanfare or recognition, mourned only by his family. Yet William Stanier, arguably one of …

Great Western, County Classes : The Churchward 4-4-0s, 4-4-2 Tanks and Hawksworth 4-6-0s
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1526706377 | 226 Pages | PDF | 63 MB

The Great Western Railway, had two classes of tender locomotives named after counties, the first class of two cylinder 4-4-0 tender locomotives, designed by George …

The Routledge Handbook of Transportation
2015 | ISBN: 1138798215, 0815381913 | English | 484 pages | PDF | 11 MB

The Routledge Handbook of Transportation offers a current and comprehensive survey of transportation planning and engineering research. It provides a step-by-step introduction to research related …

The Southern After Steam : A Vision in Blue and Grey
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1526700085 | 186 Pages | PDF | 65 MB

After the end of steam on the Southern in July 1967, the author concentrated primarily on recording the Southern scene, to start with in black …