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The finest road in the world
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Trains and stagecoaches stuck in the snow, wild storms driving sailing ships off course, traffic pile-ups on so-called 'killer' highways - stories abo...
The box
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In April 1956, a refitted oil tanker carried fifty-eight shipping containers from Newark to Houston. From that modest beginning, container shipping de...

The driving instructor's handbook
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Now in its 21st edition, The Driving Instructor's Handbook is widely recognized in the driver training industry as the authoritative reference guide f...
Aviation landmarks - Norfolk and Suffolk
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Norfolk and Suffolk are bursting with aviation heritage, having played key roles in military aviation through the two world wars and beyond. Notable l...

Life on the canal
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For centuries it was far more efficient to move goods by water than by road. The end of the 18th century saw 2,000 miles of canal built in Britain: th...
Heathrow Airport manual
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Fascinating 'how-it-works' Haynes Manual approach to the operation of Heathrow Airport. Covers all aspects of airport organisation - from airport ma...

50 airliners that changed flying
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The invention of the aeroplane was the dawn of a new way of travelling. Its potential was quickly realised, and aircraft were developed to carry first...
A life on the lines
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During much of his early career, from 1944 through to the early 1960s, Richard Hardy took hundreds of pictures of life on the railways and the men he ...

The driving instructor's handbook
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Now in its 20th edition, The Driving Instructor's Handbook is widely recognized in the driver training industry as the authoritative reference guide f...
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From its earliest flights in 1926, carrying mail and occasionally a solo passenger to Chicago, to its acquisition by Delta in 2010, Northwest Airlines...

The perfect girlfriend
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Handling cargo
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Freighters of the 1950s and '60s - with masts, booms and hatches - were the last of their generation. It was the end of an era, just before the massiv...

Golden years of rail travel
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Celebrate the heyday of passenger rail travel around Britain with this beautiful Times railway book.Take a journey back to the boom time for Britain's...
The second age of rail
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Speed on steel wheels has fascinated engineers for nearly two centuries, and a string of stunning records in the last twenty-five years has pushed rai...

The railway dilemma
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This title provides a detailed examination of the dilemma facing Britain's government of how to reconcile the country's need for an efficient, comprehensive railway with the cost of supporting it.
London by design
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Curated and designed by the experts at The London Transport Museum, this collection showcases London's 100 greatest transport design icons from the pa...

Maritime logistics
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Maritime logistics has been traditionally regarded as the primary means of transporting parts and finished goods on a global scale. Globalization and ...
I tried to run a railway
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'BR rebel chairman resigns' THE GUARDIAN. 'Rebel rail chief in row' DAILY MAIL. 'I don't take it back says sacked rail chief' DAILY EXPRESS. This is t...

A short history of trains
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From the earliest steam engine to the high-speed bullet trains of today, 'A Short History of the Train' reveals the hidden stories of railway history across the world - the inspired engineering; the blood, sweat, and tears that went into the construction of the tracks; the ground-breaking innovations behind the trains that travelled along them; and
Robots in space
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SPACE SPARKS THE IMAGINATION in fantastic ways, but nothing quite captures people's attention more than when we actually reach out and touch another w...

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