Transportation

  • 30 Days on Australia's Railways

    30 Days on Australia's Railways

    A Diary of September Journeys

    By David Burke

    Over the years in Australia, September has been considered a month when particularly memorable railway events tend to occur. This book is a 'diary' that documents, day by day, major happenings to do with railways in Australia: from the days of steam, to...

    Paper - 9781925078398 - $ 24.95

  • Across the Pacific

    Across the Pacific

    Liners from Australia and New Zealand to North America

    By Peter Plowman

    In this book, author Peter Plowman describes the Australian and New Zealand ocean liners/companies that traversed the Pacific. The main North American ports were San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Vancouver. The Pacific Mail Steamship Company was the first to...

    Paper - 9781877058967 - $ 39.95

  • Across the Sea to War

    Across the Sea to War

    Australia and New Zealand Troop Convoys from 1865 through Two World Wars to Korea and Vietnam

    By Peter Plowman

    Australia and New Zealand have a proud record of sending troops overseas to fight for Great Britain. This book chronicles the transporting of these troops by ship to overseas destinations starting with...

    Paper - 9781877058066 - $ 29.95

  • AEC Mandator V8

    AEC Mandator V8

    By Graham Edge

    When the AEC Mandator V8 was introduced in 1968 it carried with it high hopes for the future of AEC and the Leyland Group. Nothing remotely like it had been produced before. Word soon got around about its excellent performance. However, just as word had spread about...

    Paper - 9781910456330 - $ 24.95

  • An Australian Locomotive Guide

    An Australian Locomotive Guide

    Second Edition

    By Peter Clark

    Since the publication of the first edition of An Australian Locomotive Guide, four completely new designs of locomotives have entered service and new examples of existing types have appeared under new ownership, as well as to existing operators. Some locomotives have changed hands. Meticulously revised and...

    Cloth - 9781925078640 - $ 34.95

  • An Australian Locomotive Guide

    An Australian Locomotive Guide

    Second Edition

    By Peter Clark

    Since the publication of the first edition of An Australian Locomotive Guide, four completely new designs of locomotives have entered service and new examples of existing types have appeared under new ownership, as well as to existing operators. Some locomotives have changed hands. Meticulously revised and...

    Ebooks - 9781925078756 - $ 17.50

  • Aston Martin Engine Development

    Aston Martin Engine Development

    1984-2000

    By Arthur G Wilson

    The pace at which technology progresses within the motor industry can be incredibly fast. What may have seemed an almost insurmountable problem in the late 80s and early 90s and therefore a major achievement when resolved, would now seem a minor inconvenience due to the advances...

    Cloth - 9781910456088 - $ 39.95

  • Australian Cruise Ships

    Australian Cruise Ships

    By Peter Plowman

    This book provides details of many of the ships that cruised out of Australian ports from the early 1970s up to 2000, and all the cruise liners to have been seen in local waters since 2001, as well as a look ahead to the liners scheduled to...

    Paper - 9781877058509 - $ 29.95

  • Australian Migrant Ships 1946-1977

    Australian Migrant Ships 1946-1977

    By Peter Plowman

    In 1945, Australian immigration policy anticipated an influx of 70,000 migrants a year. The Australian government primarily sought out European migrants and, in order to transport these people, a large number of ships was required for the task. Australian Migrant Ships 1946-1977 is a catalogue of the...

    Paper - 9781877058400 - $ 29.95

  • Australian Railwayman

    Australian Railwayman

    From Cadet Engineer to Railways Commissioner

    By Ron J. Fitch

    Ron Fitch was born in 1910 into a railway family. He began his career as a 16-year-old engineering cadet and completed it 46 years later, having worked at various times for two state railways and the Commonwealth, as Commissioner of South...

    Paper - 9781877058486 - $ 35.00