Railway technology, engineering & trades books

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Positive Train Control: Issues & Economics for Improved Rail Safety

Positive Train Control: Issues & Economics for Improved...

Author: Rahul O. Salter
ISBN: 9781626182714
Format: Hardback
$258.00

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Cambridge Library Collection - Technology: The Life of Sir John Fowler, Engineer

Author: Thomas Mackay
ISBN: 9781108057677
Format: Paperback
$80.19

Sir John Fowler (1817-98) was one of the great railway engineers, remembered particularly for the development of...  Read More >>

Comeng: A History of Commonwealth engineering - Volume 4, 1977-1985

Comeng: A History of Commonwealth engineering - Volume...

Author: John Dunn
ISBN: 9781922013514
Format: Hardback
$65.00

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Railways: Types, Design & Safety

Railways: Types, Design & Safety

Author: Cacilie Reinhardt ,  Klaus Shroeder
ISBN: 9781624171390
Format: Hardback
$183.40

In this book, the authors present current research on the types, design and safety issues of railways. Topics discussed...  Read More >>

Dr Beeching's Axe 50 Years On: Memories of Britain's Lost Railways

Dr Beeching's Axe 50 Years On: Memories of Britain's...

Author: Julian Holland
ISBN: 9781446302675
Format: Paperback
$49.99

With images of protests, last trains and the subsequent dereliction, personal anecdotes and stories and the 13 maps...  Read More >>

TRACKatlas of Mainland Britain: A Comprehensive Geographic Atlas Showing the Rail Network of Great Britain

TRACKatlas of Mainland Britain: A Comprehensive Geographic...

Author: Mike Bridge
ISBN: 9781902336978
Format: Hardback
$64.56

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Jane's World Railways

Jane's World Railways

Author: Ken Harris
ISBN: 9780710630261
Format: Hardback
$1617.19

Focuses on the railway industry, covering the railway systems and operators in nearly 140 countries and states worldwide....  Read More >>

Advances in Human Aspects of Road and Rail Transportation

Advances in Human Aspects of Road and Rail Transportation...

Author: Professor Neville A. Stanton ,  Gavriel Salvendy
ISBN: 9781439871232
Format: Hardback
$147.00

Human factors and ergonomics have made considerable contributions to the research, design, development, operation...  Read More >>

Firing the Flying Scotsman and Other Great Locomotives: Life on the Footplate in the Last Years of Steam

Firing the Flying Scotsman and Other Great Locomotives:...

Author: Ken Issitt ,  Chris Bates
ISBN: 9780752480435
Format: Paperback
$24.99

From the beginning of a shift, donning overalls and making up a packing, and from shunting in the marshalling yard...  Read More >>

Engines of War: How Wars Were Won and Lost on the Railways

Engines of War: How Wars Were Won and Lost on the Railways...

Author: Christian Wolmar
ISBN: 9781848871731
Format: Paperback
$24.99

A mass market paperback with tremendous sales potential. Engines of War tells the dramatic story of how the birth...  Read More >>

Interurban Trains to Chicago: Photo Archive

Interurban Trains to Chicago: Photo Archive

Author: John Kelly
ISBN: 9781583881996
Format: Paperback
$29.12

Interurban Trains to Chicago follows Samuel Insull's Great Chicago Systems, three superb interurban routes powered...  Read More >>

Cambridge Library Collection - Technology: Matthew Boulton

Author: H. W. Dickinson
ISBN: 9780511708152
Format: Electronic book text
$116.78

This 1939 work discusses the man and his achievements in their historical and social context, and is well illustrated....  Read More >>

Railway Verbal Communication Exercises for the Train Driver Selection Process (rVce)

Railway Verbal Communication Exercises for the Train...

Author: Richard McMunn
ISBN: 9781907558863
Format: Paperback
$51.75

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Vehicle Powertrain Systems

Vehicle Powertrain Systems

Author: David Crolla ,  Behrooz Mashadi
ISBN: 9780470666029
Format: Hardback
$165.95

This text presents a holistic, systems approach to vehicle powertrain systems design. It provides students with...  Read More >>

Landmarks on the Iron Road: Two Centuries of North American Railroad Engineering

Landmarks on the Iron Road: Two Centuries of North American...

Author: William D. Middleton
ISBN: 9780253223609
Format: Paperback
$41.99

A lavishly illustrated engineering history of American railways  Read More >>

Railway Transportation

Railway Transportation

Author: S. Ponnuswamy
ISBN: 9781842656853
Format: Hardback
$129.25

Includes details of design, construction and maintenance of the basic railway infrastructure comprising track and...  Read More >>

Early Railway Chemistry and its Legacy

Early Railway Chemistry and its Legacy

Author: Colin A. Russell ,  John Hudson
ISBN: 9781849733267
Format: Paperback
$77.60

This unique book covers the crucial role that chemistry has played in the growth and development of railways in...  Read More >>

Preserved Locomotives of British Railways

Preserved Locomotives of British Railways

Author: Robert Pritchard ,  Peter Hall
ISBN: 9781902336848
Format: Paperback
$47.44

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Noise and Vibration Mitigation for Rail Transportation Systems: Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Railway Noise, Nagahama, Japan, 18-22 October 2010

Noise and Vibration Mitigation for Rail Transportation...

Author: Tatsuo Maeda ,  Pierre-Etienne Gautier
ISBN: 9784431539261
Format: Hardback
$465.64

This volume contains the contributions to the 10th International Workshop on Railway Noise, held October 18-22,...  Read More >>

Engines of War: How Wars Were Won and Lost on the Railways

Engines of War: How Wars Were Won and Lost on the Railways...

Author: Christian Wolmar
ISBN: 9780857895769
Format: Paperback
$43.96

A Christmas paperback with tremendous sales potential. Engines of War tells the dramatic story of how the birth...  Read More >>

Great Railroad Tunnels of North America

Great Railroad Tunnels of North America

Author: Willam L. Putnam
ISBN: 9780786459513
Format: Paperback
$51.09

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George & Robert Stephenson

George & Robert Stephenson

Author: Robin K. Jones
ISBN: 9780857100573
Format: Hardback
$12.91

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The Life and Legend of E. H. Harriman

The Life and Legend of E. H. Harriman

Author: Maury Klein
ISBN: 9780807865538
Format: Paperback
$72.99

To Americans living in the early twentieth century, E.H. Harriman was as familiar a name as J.P. Morgan and Andrew...  Read More >>

Advanced Rail Geotechnology - Ballasted Track

Advanced Rail Geotechnology - Ballasted Track

Author: Buddhima Indraratna (University of Wollongong, Australia) ,  Wadud Salim (University of Wollongong, Australia)
ISBN: 9780415669573
Format: Hardback
$195.00

In this book, the authors present the detailed information on the strength, deformation and degradation aspects...  Read More >>

Fleming's Army: The Civil Engineers Who Built Canada's Intercolonial Railway

Fleming's Army: The Civil Engineers Who Built Canada's...

Author: Jay Underwood
ISBN: 9781897190715
Format: Paperback
$56.90

Deals with the period of the mid-1800s, when railway technology projects were viewed as making (or breaking) a community...  Read More >>

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