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Supernatural Steam (Ghost Series)

By: Brooks, John A.

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Norwich, UK, Jarrold: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 801

ISBN: 0711705933

Condition: New


New, unread. Twelve tales of haunted trains and railroad stations in Britain. 128 pages, b&w illustrations. View more info

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Railroading at Its Wildest

By: Fitch, Ron

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Kenthurst, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6085

ISBN: 0864174969

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Unread with mild shelf wear. Autobiographical history of the Australian railways as experienced in a 46-year career ranging from construction and maintenance engineer to South Australian Railways Commissioner. Post-WWII expansion, derailments, the demise of the steam train, the vast distances and primitive living conditions associated with track inspection, and rail-gauge blunders are among many features described and extensively augmented with 200 b/w photos. ; 176 pag... View more info

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Trans-Canada Rail Guide Includes city guides to Halifax, Quebec City, Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary & Vancouver

By: Graham, Melissa

Price: $12.99

Publisher: Hindhead, England, Trailblazer Publications: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 11323

ISBN: 1873756399

Condition: New


New, unread, unmarked. 16 pp of color photos. The world's most scenic rail ride. Mile-by-mile description of the entire trip from Halifax to Vancouver. 24 route maps. City guides and maps, recommended hotels and restaurants in eight major stops along the lines: Halifax, Quebec City, Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Vancouver and Calgary.; 256 pages View more info

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Vietnam by Rail

By: Read, Tess

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hindhead, UK, Trailblazer: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4878

ISBN: 1873756445

Condition: New


Unread. No remainder mark. 320 pp plus 16 pp in color. 40 maps, 30 color photos. VIETNAM BY RAIL includes the history of the railways and contains a km-by-km route guide. There's information on the Reunification Express, inaugurated in 1976, which links Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) with Hanoi. There is also information on crossing the border into China and linking with the Trans-Siberian Railway. This is a comprehensive country guide with 27 town maps showing the best sites... View more info

The Scottish Railway Story: A Social History of the Age of Steam

By: Sanderson, Margaret H B

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, HMSO: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7019

ISBN: 0114941874

Condition: Near Fine


Unread, unmarked, minimal shelfwear.; 64 pages View more info

The Trans-Siberian Rail Guide

By: Strauss, Robert and Turnbull, Tamsin

Price: $9.99

Publisher: UK, Compas Star Publications: 1997

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 713

ISBN: 0952090015

Condition: Near Fine


Unread. Near Fine condition with general light shelf wear such as minor cover blemishes, slightly bumped corners, lightly soiled bottom edge. Unread, Last edition published. A comprehensive guide detailing the three major routes--the Trans-Siberian, Trans-Mongolian and Trans-Manchurian, and their branches and extensions--Central Asia and the Silk Route, Indo-China, North Korea and the Russian Far East via Alaska. 8 pp of color photos. Many b/w photos and strip maps. ; 3... View more info

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China by Rail

By: Streatfeild-James, Douglas

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Hindhead, UK, Trailblazer Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1207

ISBN: 1873756151

Condition: New


New, unread, minor shelf wear. 384 pp, 30 color photos, 54 b/w maps. This step by step guide follows four classic journeys around the country, visiting the most interesting cities, cultural sites and scenic spots en route. A30B2 View more info

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Silk Route by Rail

By: Streatfield-James, Dominic

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Hindhead, England, Trailblazer Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9202

ISBN: 1873756038

Condition: Fine


Unread, minimal shelf wear; 320 pages View more info

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Australia By Rail

By: Taylor, Colin

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Hindhead, UK, Trailblazer Publications: 2000

Seller ID: 4351

ISBN: 1873756402

Condition: New


Unread, no remainder mark. Railway route guides with 50 rail maps, all main lines and branches. Also city guides and maps. 286 pp, index. 16 pp of color photos. From the vast emptiness of the Nullarbor Plain, on the world's longest straight rail line, to the twisting tracks of outback Queensland and the rainforests of the north, Australia's railways offer a rich variety of contrasting experiences. Taking the train is an ideal way to explore the continent. View more info

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Trans-Siberian Handbook

By: Thomas, Bryn; Yates, Athol; Pozar-Burgar, Tatyana

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Hindhead, UK, Trailblazer Publications: 1997

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 4306

ISBN: 187375616X

Condition: As New


4th ed. 45 maps, 30 color photos. Approximately 20 city guides. 416 pp. Index. Kilometer-by-kilometer guide with strip maps in English, Russian and Chinese to Tran-Siberian, Trans-Mongolian and Trans-Manchurian routes. View more info

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Siberian Bam Guide: Rail, Rivers & Road

By: Yates, Anthol; Zvegintzov, Nicholas

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Hindhead, UK, Trailblazer Publications: 2002

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3870

ISBN: 1873756186

Condition: New


New, no marks. 384 pages plus 12 pages of color photographs. 30 city maps and black & white photographs. The Siberian BAM is the 3400 km railway traversing Siberia north of the Baikal Lake and ending at the Pacific Ocean. It is considered the largest civil engineering project of the post-war world. The first edition dealt exclusively with the railway itself. This second, greatly expanded edition includes other forms of transport in this fascinating but rarely visited nor... View more info