Transportation Books

Van Life: Your Home on the Road Cover Image
By Foster Huntington (Artist)
ISBN: 9780316556446
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - October 10th, 2017

Showcasing hundreds of funky vehicles, awe-inspiring landscapes, and cleverly designed interiors in tiny spaces from around the world, Van Life is perfect for who anyone daydreams about living on the open road.

Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End the Age of Oil Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101985953
Availability: Not Yet Published
Published: Dutton Books - October 2nd, 2018

The Story of a Revolution

A former insider at Tesla tells the astounding story of the most revolutionary car company since Ford and shows how, under Elon Musk's "insane mode" leadership, the company is bringing an end to the era of gasoline-powered transportation.

Amtrak Across America: An Illustrated History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781583883501
Availability: Backordered
Published: Enthusiast Books - November 1st, 2017

Amtrak is an essential part of America's transportation system for over 28 million passengers. Amtrak Across America profiles every line from the past and present. Whether it was a legacy Streamliner of the pre-Amtrak era -- Champions, Chiefs, Eagles, Rockets, Zephyrs - or today's modern Acela Express, or even one of the anticipated, high speed, "corridor trains," they're all here.

Classic American Cars an Illustrated Guide Cover Image
ISBN: 9780785832737
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Published: Chartwell Books - November 14th, 2017

From the turn of the Twentieth Century to the present day, Classic American Cars An Illustrated Guide traces the development of the American automobile, and the social change it brought.

Author Craig Cheetham begins by looking at the horseless carriages of old, and moves into the fighter plane inspired designs of the 1940's, before moving to the cars of today.

The First Railroads: Atlas of Early Railroads Cover Image
ISBN: 9780228100096
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Published: Firefly Books - November 29th, 2017

A highly illustrated volume tracing the emergence of modern railways.

Porsche: The Legendary Models Cover Image
By Marco De Fabianis Manferto (Illustrator), Andrea Rapelli (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
ISBN: 9788854411777
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Published: White Star Publishers - November 7th, 2017

With an oversize section that brilliantly showcases 40 top models in high-resolution 3D renderings, Porsche is a must-have for every auto aficionado

Along the Valley Line: The History of the Connecticut Valley Railroad Cover Image
ISBN: 9780819577375
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Published: Wesleyan - September 5th, 2017

The Connecticut Valley Railroad once carried both passengers and freight along the west bank of the Connecticut River between Hartford and Old Saybrook. Completed in 1871, today the railroad is known throughout New England for the nostalgic steam-powered excursion trains that run on a portion of the line between Essex and Chester.

Jim Shaughnessy Essential Witness: Sixty Years of Railroad Photography Cover Image
ISBN: 9780500544860
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Published: Thames & Hudson - October 3rd, 2017

The early years of his career coincided with the dramatic shift in the railroad industry from the steam locomotive to the diesel engine. During those transition years of the 1940s and 1950s, Shaughnessy was there to record every nuance and every detail with uncommon insight and unrelenting dedication. Shaughnessy loved steam, but he also embraced diesel.

Living the Airstream Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062440822
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Published: Harper Design - September 19th, 2017

Illustrated with rare and exclusive images from the official company archives, an authoritative and entertaining guide to the wildly popular, beautifully designed luxury recreational vehicle that has become a cultural icon, embodying the American spirit of freedom and adventure--and the ideal in mobile living.

Blackbird: A History of the Untouchable Spy Plane Cover Image
ISBN: 9781681775050
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Published: Pegasus Books - September 5th, 2017

It was conceived in the late 1950s by Lockheed Martin's highly secret 'Skunk Works' team under one of the most (possibly the most) brilliant aero designers of all time, Clarence "Kelly" Johnson. Once fully developed in 1964, the Blackbird represented the apogee of jet-powered flight.

The Flight 981 Disaster: Tragedy, Treachery, and the Pursuit of Truth Cover Image
ISBN: 9781588346032
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Published: Smithsonian Books - October 3rd, 2017

On June 12, 1972, a powerful explosion rocked American Airlines Flight 96 a mere five minutes after its takeoff from Detroit. The explosion ripped a gaping hole in the bottom of the aircraft and jammed the hydraulic controls. Miraculously, despite the damage and ensuing chaos, the pilots were able to land the plane safely.

Girls Auto Clinic Glove Box Guide Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501144110
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Published: Touchstone Books - September 19th, 2017

A do-it-herself guide to auto maintenance, roadside emergencies, and the real scoop on how women can get honest car service at the garage, from engineer turned auto mechanic and award-winning entrepreneur Patrice Banks.

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