Transportation Books

Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End the Age of Oil Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781101985953
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Published: Dutton - November 27th, 2018

“You’ll tell me if it ever starts getting genuinely insane, right?”
--Elon Musk, TED interview
 


Food on the Move: Dining on the Legendary Railway Journeys of the World Cover Image
By Sharon Hudgins (Editor)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781789140071
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Published: Reaktion Books - December 15th, 2018

All aboard for a delicious ride on nine legendary railway journeys! Meals associated with train travel have been an important ingredient of railway history for more than a century—from dinners in dining cars to lunches at station buffets and foods purchased from platform vendors.


The Harley-Davidson Story: Tales from the Archives Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780760360712
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Published: Motorbooks - November 13th, 2018

The Harley-Davidson Story: Tales from the Archives is a fascinating, visually driven overview of the motor company's rich story, created in cooperation with the Harley-Davidson Museum.

The story of Harley-Davidson is a classic American tale of spirit, invention, and the right idea at the right time.


Lost Railway Journeys from Around the World Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781781317471
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Published: White Lion Publishing - November 15th, 2018

From the great cathedral-like railways stations of the steam age to obscure lines built through spectacular landscapes to open up countries before the advent of motorised road transport, this book is a celebration of our lost railway heritage and the lines that can no longer be travelled.


No One at the Wheel: Driverless Cars and the Road of the Future Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781610398657
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Published: PublicAffairs - November 13th, 2018

The country's leading transport expert describes how the driverless vehicle revolution will transform highways, cities, workplaces and laws not just here, but across the globe.


Orient Express: The Story of a Legend Cover Image
By Guillaume Picon (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Benjamin Chelly (Photographer), Kenneth Branagh (Preface by)
$55.00
ISBN: 9781851499151
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Published: Acc Art Books - November 30th, 2018

- This beautifully illustrated book captures the history, the legends and the unique style of the most famous train on earth: The Orient Express - With never-before-seen archival material - With a preface by Sir Kenneth Branagh "The Orient Express, in the collective imagination, embodies the golden age of travel. The fabrics, the silverware, the woodwork; their evocative fragrance...


Ride Out!: Motorcycle Road Trips and Adventures Cover Image
By Gestalten (Editor)
$60.00
ISBN: 9783899559576
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Published: Gestalten - October 31st, 2018

Ride Out shines a light on the classic and most inspiring riding landscapes, from never-ending meandering mountain passes to routes along the Mediterranean Sea. A motorcycle rider is always on the hunt-- for the perfect curve, the perfect scenery, the perfect flow. Pack light, take your friends on a spontaneous day trip, or prepare for the long haul around the world.


Romance of the Rails: Why the Passenger Trains We Love Are Not the Transportation We Need Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781944424947
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Published: Cato Institute - October 7th, 2018

American transportation has undergone many technological revolutions: from sailing ships to steam ships; from canals to railroads; from steam to Diesels; from horse cars to electric streetcars; from passenger trains and urban rail transit to airplanes and automobiles.


The Science of Supercars: The Technology That Powers the Greatest Cars in the World Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780228100904
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Published: Firefly Books - September 25th, 2018

Trace the evolution of the supercar through the technology that drives it.


The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck That Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781501732638
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Published: Three Hills - October 15th, 2018

On December 18, 1867, the Buffalo and Erie Railroad's eastbound New York Express derailed as it approached the high truss bridge over Big Sister Creek, just east of the small settlement of Angola, New York, on the shores of Lake Erie. The last two cars of the express train were pitched completely off the tracks and plummeted into the creek bed below.


Historic North American Locomotives: An Illustrated Journey Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781627005081
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Published: Kalmbach Books - August 17th, 2018

Historic North American Locomotives traces the historic development of North American locomotives from the early 1800s through today. Considered a photographic book with the look and feel of fine art, 100 locomotives are profiled using descriptive text and richly detailed and colored photographic imagery. A well-researched introduction provides the reader with a historical perspective.


Last Days of the Concorde: The Crash of Flight 4590 and the End of Supersonic Passenger Travel (Air Disasters #3) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781588346292
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Published: Smithsonian Books - September 25th, 2018

The gripping true tale of a devastating plane crash, the investigation into its causes, and the race to prevent similar disasters in the future.


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