From the bestselling author of A History of the World in 6 Glasses, an eye-opening road trip through 5,500 years of humans on the go, revealing how transportation inevitably shapes civilization.
The Auto Biography of the Beetle charts the history of this motoring icon starting with its introduction in 1938 and including all the later models with updated body profiles and engines.
Windswept vistas. Scorched canyons. Glorious scenes of snow and ice. This book shows the North American landscape in all its breathtaking glory, cleaved by the continent’s powerful locomotives and captured in a series of stunning original photographs.
- Author Stephen Bayley considers the car as the greatest cultural and design phenomenon of the 20th century- Includes 60 of his popular monthly articles for Octane the leading classic car magazine- Featured in the Financial TimesThe automobile is the ultimate analog machine and mankind's most ingenious, seductive and damaging invention.
Take a full-throttle tour through more than a century of Harley-Davidson history with this definitive guide.
Each Haynes manual is written for the do-it-yourselfer and provides step-by-step instructions based on a complete disassembly of the vehicle. This hands-on experience provides the reader with specific and detailed instructions for performing everything from basic maintenance and troubleshooting to a complete engine overhaul. The models and model years covered in this title are as follo
The Golden Age of Aviation is brought to life in this story of the giant Zeppelin airships that once roamed the sky—a story that ended with the fiery destruction of the Hindenburg.
“Genius . . . a definitive tale of an incredible time when mere mortals learned to fly.”—Keith O’Brien, The New York Times
From the balloon to the biplane to the Boeing 787, The History of Aviation is an expertly written and accessible account of the history of flight.
Written and curated by Alicia Mariah Elfving, founder of TheMotoLady.com and the Women’s Motorcycle Show, and arguably the most notable advocate for women in the motorcycling hobby, The MotoLady's Book of Women Who Ride subverts all the tired women-and-motorcycle tropes, offering the true stories of the women past and present who ride and wrench as well as anyone, proving
Discover over 40 different caravans of all vintages, from across the world
Celebrating the wave of interest in modern-retro caravanning, this is a visual voyage into this stylish world and an idiosyncratic sourcebook for the design-conscious. Featured caravans include retro classics as well as mass-produced models from the 1960s onwards.
A celebration of 40 classic cars from around the world
Believe it or not, researchers are still making new discoveries about the Titanic after more than 100 years!