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    The Atlas of British Railway History (1985)

    £77.16 incl tax £89.99 incl tax

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    Author:  Michael Freeman

    Author:  Derek Aldcroft

    ISBN13: 9781138566330

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

    Publication Date: December 20, 2017

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 132

    Dimensions: 197 x 255 x 14mm

    Weight: 446.00g

    The Atlas of British Railway History (1985)

    £28.48 incl tax £29.99 incl tax

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    Author:  Michael Freeman

    Author:  Derek Aldcroft

    ISBN13: 9781138566538

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

    Publication Date: June 17, 2019

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 132

    Dimensions: 254 x 203mm

    Weight: 454.00g

    "Follow the Flag": A History of the Wabash Railroad Company

    £48.11 incl tax £51.00 incl tax

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    "Follow the Flag" offers the first authoritative history of the Wabash Railroad Company, a once vital inter-regional carrier. The corporate saga of the Wabash involved the efforts of strong-willed and creative leaders, and this book provides more than a traditional business history.


    Author:  H. Roger Grant

    ISBN13: 9780875803289

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Cornell University Press

    Publication Date: June 28, 2004

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 304

    Dimensions: 245 x 220 x 20mm

    Weight: 1018.00g

    A Great and Shining Road: The Epic Story of the Transcontinental Railroad

    £19.05 incl tax £20.99 incl tax

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    The Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railroads were officially joined on May 10, 1869 at Promontory Point, Utah, with the driving of a golden spike. This is the story of a mammoth feat that called forth entrepreneurial daring, financial wizardry, technological innovation, political courage and chicanery, and the heroism of thousands of laborers.


    Author:  John Hoyt Williams

    ISBN13: 9780803297890

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: University of Nebraska Press

    Publication Date: July 01, 1996

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 349

    Dimensions: 229 x 152mm

    Weight: 567.00g

    A Life on the Lines: The Grand Old Man of Steam

    £17.07 incl tax

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    Author:  R H N Hardy

    ISBN13: 9781784424602

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

    Publication Date: February 20, 2020

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 192

    Dimensions: 237 x 208 x 17mm

    Weight: 736.00g

    A Missouri Railroad Pioneer: The Life of Louis Houck

    £35.64 incl tax

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    Lawyer and journalist, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Louis Houck is often called the ""Father of Southeast Missouri"" because he brought the railroad to the region and opened this backwater area to industrialization and modernization. Although Houck's name is little known today outside Missouri, Joel Rhodes shows how his story has relevance for both the state and America.


    Author:  Joel P. Rhodes

    ISBN13: 9780826221414

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: University of Missouri Press

    Publication Date: September 20, 2017

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 312

    Dimensions: 229 x 152mm

    Weight: 0.00g

    A Road Taken

    £14.69 incl tax £15.99 incl tax

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    Author:  David McLean

    Author:  Patricia Finn

    ISBN13: 9781771640671

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Greystone Books,Canada

    Publication Date: May 29, 2014

    Publication Country: Canada

    Pages: 296

    Dimensions: 228 x 152mm

    Weight: 467.00g

    A Scottish Region: A History 1948-1973

    £16.01 incl tax £17.99 incl tax

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    This is the history of Scotland's experience under British Rail.


    Author:  Sandy Mullay

    ISBN13: 9780752436869

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: The History Press Ltd

    Publication Date: March 28, 2006

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 192

    Dimensions: 240 x 196 x 18mm

    Weight: 396.00g

    A Social History of Mexico's Railroads: Peons, Prisoners, and Priests

    £61.87 incl tax £95.00 incl tax

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    Largely absent from our history books is the social history of railroad development in nineteenth-century Mexico. This work connects foreign investment in Mexico, largely in railroad development, with its effects on the people living in the isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico's region of greatest ethnic diversity.


    Author:  Teresa Van Hoy

    ISBN13: 9780742553279

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

    Publication Date: February 22, 2008

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 272

    Dimensions: 240 x 162 x 23mm

    Weight: 513.00g

    A Social History of Mexico's Railroads: Peons, Prisoners, and Priests

    £30.22 incl tax £43.00 incl tax

    Product Description

    Largely absent from our history books is the social history of railroad development in nineteenth-century Mexico. This work connects foreign investment in Mexico, largely in railroad development, with its effects on the people living in the isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico's region of greatest ethnic diversity.


    Author:  Teresa Van Hoy

    ISBN13: 9780742553286

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

    Publication Date: February 21, 2008

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 272

    Dimensions: 229 x 154 x 19mm

    Weight: 399.00g

    A Thousand Blunders: The Grand Trunk Pacific Railway and Northern British Columbia

    £27.58 incl tax £33.00 incl tax

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    A provocative account of one of the greatest entrepreneurial failures in Canadian history, this book documents the downfall of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, which helped develop the north-central corridor of British Columbia - then collapsed dramatically in 1919.


    Author:  Frank Leonard

    ISBN13: 9780774805520

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: University of British Columbia Press

    Publication Date: January 01, 1996

    Publication Country: Canada

    Pages: 353

    Dimensions: 229 x 152mm

    Weight: 520.00g

    African Railwaymen: Solidarity and Opposition in an East African Labour Force

    £26.05 incl tax £26.99 incl tax

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    This was the first anthropological monograph to have dealt at length with the labour force of a major East African industry. It is a study of the African employees of the East African Railways and Harbours stationed at Kampala, Uganda, and living on the Railway-owned Nsambya housing estate.


    Author:  R. D. (University of Sussex) Grillo

    ISBN13: 9780521100779

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Cambridge University Press

    Publication Date: February 05, 2009

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 232

    Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 13mm

    Weight: 350.00g

    All Aboard for Santa Fe: Railway Promotion of the Southwest, 1890s to 1930s

    £16.47 incl tax

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    ISBN13: 9780826336583

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: University of New Mexico Press

    Publication Date: April 01, 2007

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 0

    Dimensions: mm

    Weight: 0.00g

    Along Different Lines: 70 Real-Life Railway Stories

    £8.31 incl tax £9.99 incl tax

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    Running a railway is a complex business. Here railway professionals recall notable incidents from across their careers on the railways, lovingly compiled by expert railwaymen and authors Geoff Body and Bill Parker.


    Author:  Geoff Body

    Author:  Bill Parker

    ISBN13: 9780752489155

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: The History Press Ltd

    Publication Date: November 01, 2012

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 144

    Dimensions: 172 x 215 x 11mm

    Weight: 200.00g

    American Railroad Labor and the Genesis of the New Deal, 1919-1935

    £71.24 incl tax £73.50 incl tax

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    American historians tend to believe that labor activism was moribund in the years between the WWI and the New Deal. This title challenges this perspective, examining the railroad unions of the time. It argues that not only were they active, but that they made a big difference in American Labor practices by helping to set legal precedents.


    ISBN13: 9780813034652

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: University Press of Florida

    Publication Date: April 11, 2010

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 0

    Dimensions: mm

    Weight: 0.00g

    American Railroads

    £22.40 incl tax £24.00 incl tax

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    An account of the rise, decline and rebirth of railroads in the USA, tracing their history from their beginnings to the modern revitalized industry of the 1990s. This survey describes the growth of the railroads' monopoly, their part in the Civil War and the two World Wars, and their later decline.


    Author:  John F. Stover

    ISBN13: 9780226776583

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: The University of Chicago Press

    Publication Date: December 22, 1997

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 324

    Dimensions: 203 x 131 x 19mm

    Weight: 350.00g

    Amtrak: Background & Bibliography

    £45.32 incl tax £57.99 incl tax

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    Author:  Samuel P Goodwin

    ISBN13: 9781590332108

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc

    Publication Date: April 19, 2002

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 74

    Dimensions: 148 x 216 x 1mm

    Weight: 120.00g

    An Historical Geography of Railways in Great Britain and Ireland

    £101.51 incl tax £120.00 incl tax

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    The aim is twofold; to trace the development of the railway network in the context of separate company interests, and to consider the impact of the railways with reference to the waterway system and to everyday life in both the towns and the countryside.


    Author:  David Turnock

    ISBN13: 9781859284506

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

    Publication Date: May 27, 1998

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 394

    Dimensions: 165 x 259 x 26mm

    Weight: 714.00g

    Automated People Mover Standards Pt. 1

    £48.83 incl tax £48.95 incl tax

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    Automated People Mover Standards establishes the minimum set of requirements necessary to achieve an acceptable level of safety and performance for an automated people mover (APM) system. This book provides general information and definitions followed by discussions of the operating environment, safety requirements, system dependability, and more.


    ISBN13: 9780784401934

    Format: Paperback / softback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: American Society of Civil Engineers

    Publication Date: August 01, 1997

    Publication Country: United States

    Pages: 25

    Dimensions: mm

    Weight: 0.00g

    Bath Green Park to Bristol: the Somerset and Dorset Line

    £19.52 incl tax

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    Author:  Vic Mitchell

    Author:  Keith Smith

    ISBN13: 9781901706369

    Format: Hardback

    Condition: New

    Publisher: Middleton Press

    Publication Date: November 25, 1999

    Publication Country: United Kingdom

    Pages: 96

    Dimensions: 177 x 237 x 11mm

    Weight: 418.00g

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