Blood Iron And Gold

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848874340
Size: 25.89 MB
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Blood, Iron and Gold tells the dramatic story of how the railways changed the world.

Engines Of War

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 0857891391
Size: 54.23 MB
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Engines of War tells the dramatic story of how the railways revolutionized the nature of warfare, ushering in an age of industrialized conflict in which wars were fought on a previously unimaginable scale.

Gold And Iron

Author: Fritz Stern
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307829863
Size: 65.81 MB
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Winner of the Lionel Trilling Award Nominated for the National Book Award “A major contribution to our understanding of some of the great themes of modern European history—the relations between Jews and Germans, between economics and ...

Fire And Steam

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848872615
Size: 62.51 MB
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Fire and Steam celebrates the vision and determination of the ambitious Victorian pioneers who developed this revolutionary transport system and the navvies who cut through the land to enable a country-wide network to emerge.

The Iron Road

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 9781465419538
Size: 54.70 MB
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Using photos, maps and illustrations from around the world, this visual guide to the importance of the rail industry describes how railroads were designed, engineered and built and how they changed travel, business, trade and commerce from ...

Iron Gold

Author: PIERCE. BROWN
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781473646551
Size: 80.43 MB
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In a fearsome new world where Obsidian pirates roam the Belt, famine and genocide ravage Mars, and crime lords terrorise Luna, it's time for Darrow and a cast of new characters from across the solar system to face down the chaos that ...

The Great Railway Revolution

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 0857897799
Size: 69.52 MB
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There are a few passages which are based on my earlier book, Blood, Iron &
Gold. This although covering the world's railways, detailed the US story and
therefore inevitably I have drawn upon some parts of the narrative but expanded
it.

To The Edge Of The World

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: PublicAffairs
ISBN: 1610394534
Size: 21.78 MB
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To the Edge of the World, is an adventure in travel—full of extraordinary personalities, more than a century of explosive political, economic, and cultural events, and almost inconceivable feats of engineering.

The Subterranean Railway

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848872534
Size: 71.90 MB
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From the early days of steam to electrification, via the Underground's contribution to twentieth-century industrial design and its role during two world wars, the story comes right up to the present with its sleek, driverless trains and the ...

Railways And The Raj

Author: Christian Wolmar
Publisher: Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1782397663
Size: 66.16 MB
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In this expertly told history, Christian Wolmar reveals the full story of India's railways, from its very beginnings to the present day, and examines the chequered role they have played in Indian history and the creation of today's modern ...