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  1. Show Me Small-Town Missouri

    Show Me Small-Town Missouri

    By Jake McCandless

    Indiana University Press

    Where was Mark Twain born? What city has claim to a president who was only president for a day? Who has the best paddling trips in the Ozarks? What about the World's Largest Gift Store? Find these answers and more in Show Me Small-Town... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 2020
    Paperback | £20.99
  2. Last Subway
    Last Subway is the fascinating and dramatic story behind New York City's struggle to build a new subway line under Second Avenue and improve transit services all across the city. With his extraordinary access to powerful players... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 2020
    Hardback | £24.99
  3. Last Train to Texas
    Midnight train rides, head-on freight collisions—there is never a dull moment when it comes to trains. Take a look at America's biggest railroads and meet the thunderous personalities who operate them.In Last Train to Texas,... Learn More
    Published: 4th February 2020
    Hardback | £25.99
  4. Transit
    Ever since the first streetcars rumbled through the streets of Seattle in 1884, public transportation in the Puget Sound region has been a wild roller-coaster ride, replete with scandals, triumphs, and momentous turning points.... Learn More
    Published: 28th October 2019
    Paperback | £23.99
  5. Follow the Flag
    "Follow the Flag" offers the first authoritative history of the Wabash Railroad Company, a once vital interregional carrier. The corporate saga of the Wabash involved the efforts of strong-willed and creative leaders, but this... Learn More
    Published: 28th June 2004
    Hardback | £47.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  6. Transportation and the American People
    Transportation is the unsung hero in America's story. Stagecoaches, waterways, canals, railways, busses, and airplanes revolutionized much more than just the way people got around; they transformed the economic, political, and... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2019
    Hardback | £34.00
  7. A Mighty Fine Road
    The Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad's history is one of big booms and bigger busts. When it became the first railroad to reach and then cross the Mississippi River in 1856, it emerged as a leading American railroad company.... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2019
    Hardback | £34.00
  8. Scratch One Flattop
    By the beginning of May 1942, five months after the Pearl Harbor attack, the US Navy was ready to challenge the Japanese moves in the South Pacific. When the Japanese sent troops to New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, the Americans... Learn More
    Published: 14th May 2019
    Hardback | £39.00
  9. My Life with Trains
    Named one of the "75 People You Should Know" by Trains Magazine, Jim McClellan was a railroading legend and one of the railroad industry’s titans. An iconic and innovative executive, McClellan participated in the creation of... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2019
    Paperback | £24.99
  10. Famous Kentucky Flavors
    Kentucky has a rich tradition of good eatin', with famous classics like fried chicken and bourbon balls as well as less well-known Bluegrass mainstays like spoonbread, burgoo, and Derby pie. There's nothing worse than pulling... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2019
    Hardback | £39.00
    Paperback | £11.99
  11. American Steam Locomotives
    For nearly half of the nation's history, the steam locomotive was the outstanding symbol for progress and power. It was the literal engine of the Industrial Revolution, and it played an instrumental role in putting the United... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2019
    Hardback | £34.00
  12. After Promontory
    Celebrating the sesquicentennial anniversary of the completion of the first transcontinental railroad in the United States , After Promontory: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Transcontinental Railroading profiles the history and... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2019
    Hardback | £52.00
  13. The Railroad Photography of Lucius Beebe and Charles Clegg
    Bon vivant, railroad historian, photographer, pioneering food critic, chronicler of New York's café society, and noted newspaperman, Lucius Beebe (1902–1966) was an American original. In 1938, with the publication of High Iron:... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2019
    Hardback | £34.00
  14. Sovereignty and Command in Canada–US Continental Air Defence, 1940–57
    The most thorough study of Canada–US command and control relations to date, Sovereignty and Command in Canada–US Continental Air Defence, 1940–57 traces Canada’s efforts to protect its sovereignty by retaining command... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2018
    Hardback | £60.00
    Paperback | £21.99
    EPUB | £27.00
    PDF | £27.00
  15. It's a Question of Space
    Having spent over 150 days on his first tour of the International Space Station, it’s safe to say that Clayton C. Anderson knows a thing or two about space travel. Now retired and affectionately known as “Astro Clay”... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2018
    Paperback | £13.99
    PDF | £12.99
    EPUB | £12.99
  16. John W. Barriger III
    In John W. Barriger III: Railroad Legend, historian H. Roger Grant details the fascinating life and impact of a transportation tycoon and "doctor of sick railroads."After graduating from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,... Learn More
    Published: 14th March 2018
    Hardback | £39.00
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