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Maggs's Railway Curiosities
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Colin G. Maggs
 
A remarkable compendium of oddities, curiosities and little-known facts about the history of Britain's railways.
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The Galloping Sausage and Other Train...
(Paperback)
Geoff Body; Ian Body
 
The formative years of Britain's railway network produced a host of ideas, activities and characters, quite a few of which now seem not only highly unusual, but...
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The Railways: Nation, Network and People
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Simon Bradley
 
Sunday Times History Book of the Year 2015 BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week Shortlisted for the Longman History Today Book of the Year 2016 Britain's...
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Italian Ways: On and off the Rails...
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Tim Parks
Through memorable encounters with ordinary Italians - conductors and ticket collectors, priests and prostitutes, scholars and lovers, gypsies and immigrants, this title captures what makes Italian life distinctive.
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India's Disappearing Railways: A...
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Angus McDonald
Presents an intimate and humorous portrait of life on the trains, evoking the very soul of India; with a rare empathy and insight illustrates the lives of those who ride...
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Do Not Alight Here: Walking London's...
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Ben Pedroche
Guides the reader through London's many remaining disused Underground and main line railway structures. This book includes abandoned tunnels, derelict stations, old trackbeds and more that can be viewed in...
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The Times History of Britain's...
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Julian Holland
 
Follow the development, decline and later revival of Britain's iconic railways with bestselling railway author Julian Holland. Discover the fascinating history of our remarkable railway heritage through expert commentary, stunning...
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Great Continental Railway Journeys
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Michael Portillo
 
A TV tie-in with Great Continental Railway Journeys, now a firmly established series on BBC2 fronted by Michael Portillo.
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The Trains Now Departed: Sixteen...
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Michael Williams
 
Tells stories of some of the lost trains of Britain, that evokes the glories of a bygone age. This book deals with the pioneers who built the tracks, the yarns...
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Belles and Whistles: Journeys Through...
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Andrew Martin
 
In the heroic days of rail travel, you could dine on kippers and champagne aboard the Brighton Belle; smoke a post-prandial cigar as the Golden Arrow closed in on...
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Steaming Through Britain: A History ...
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Chris Ellis
 
This lavish new volume explores Britain's extensive railway heritage, offering a comprehensive history of their construction, use and subsequent preservation.
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Mrs Bradshaw's Handbook
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Terry Pratchett
 
Offers a guide to the destinations and diversions of the railway deserves a place in the luggage of any traveller, or indeed armchair traveller, upon the Disc.
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Great Railway Maps of the World
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Mark Ovenden
 
Presents a comprehensive history of the greatest railway maps, and the story behind them. This title tells the history of the railway which is the history of Britain - and...
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The Times Mapping the Railways: The...
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Julian Holland; David Spaven
 
Follow the development, decline and revival of Britain's railways through a unique collection of old and new maps, commentaries and photographs. The story is traced from early 'waggonways' through the...
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Great Railway Maps of the World
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Mark Ovenden
 
An illustrated and comprehensive history of the world's greatest railway maps, and the railways behind them.
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British Rail: The Nation's Railway
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Tanya Jackson
 
British Rail is a contentious company, as controversial as Dr Beeching and his axe. However, this examination of BR's passenger services shows just how vital the...
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