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Sully's Challenge: "Miracle on the Hudson” – Official Investigation & Full Report of the Federal Agency

by National Transportation Safety Board

How can a 10 pound bird bring down a 150,000 pounds aircraft? How would you feel if you were the captain on that aircraft, responsible for 155 souls? What would you do to prevent the disaster? How would you...


Automotive Detailing in Detail

by Dom Colbeck & Jon Steele

Automotive Detailing in Detail takes the combined experience and expertise of three leading detailing commentators to provide a thorough and expansive overview of automotive detailing techniques. From the pre-wash,...


Tourism, Public Transport and Sustainable Mobility

by Prof. C. Michael Hall, Diem-Trinh Le-Klähn & Yael Ram

This book offers a comprehensive global examination of the relationship between public transport and tourism as well as exploring other sustainable transport modes. It offers a unique view by analysing tourism...


Airline Pilot Technical Interviews: A Study Guide

by Ronald D. McElroy

A study guide to instill confidence for a successful airline checkride All kinds of technical questions can be asked in an airline interview...yet there is a specific approach a pilot applicant should take in...


Practical Safety Management Systems

by Paul R. Snyder & Gary Ullrich

A Safety Management System (SMS) is required for most domestic and international air operations, through either regulatory (14 CFR Parts 5, 119, or 121) or voluntary compliance. The advent of SMS has affected...


McQueen's Motorcycles: Racing and Riding with the King of Cool

by Matt Stone & Dave Ekins

The long-departed Steve McQueen is still the coolest man on two wheels.

Even thirty years after his death, Steve McQueen remains a cultural icon. His image continues to appear in advertising and pop culture and...


Detours: A Memoir of a Railroad Man

by Gail F. Menitzer

Learn about Gail F. Meintzer's philosophies from lessons learned the hard way, as he took the long road less traveled on the iron highway.

Travel with Gail F. Meintzer as he journeys with the railroad system...


The Official DVSA Theory Test for Drivers of Large Vehicles (14th edition)

by The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Prepare to pass your theory test first time with the ONLY official theory test revision guide for goods vehicle, bus and coach drivers.


Guide to the Alaska Highway: Your Complete Driving Guide

by Ron Dalby

Traveling across the great northern expanses from Dawson Creek, British Columbia, to Delta Junction, Alaska, the 1,500-mile Alaska Highway remains one of the greatest driving adventures of all time. Inside you...


The Urie and Maunsell Cylinder 4-6-0s

by David Maidment

This book is one in the Pen & Sword Transport History imprint in the ‘Locomotive Portfolio’ series and covers the family of two-cylinder 4-6-0s designed and built by the Chief Mechanical Engineers of the...


Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of a New York Landmark

by Anthony W. Robins & NY Transit Museum

Opened in February 1913, Grand Central Terminal-one of the country's great architectural monuments-helped create Midtown Manhattan. Over the next century, it evolved into an unofficial town square for New York....


Human Performance on the Flight Deck

by Don Harris

Taking an integrated, systems approach to dealing exclusively with the human performance issues encountered on the flight deck of the modern airliner, this book describes the inter-relationships between the...


The London DMS Bus

by Matthew (Matt) Wharmby

Vilified as the great failure of all London Transport bus classes, the DMS family of Daimler Fleetline was more like an unlucky victim of straitened times. Desperate to match staff shortages with falling demand...


Britain's Declining Secondary Railways through the 1960s: The Blake Paterson Collection

by Martin Jenkins & Kevin McCormack

This is an evocative selection of high quality colour views, each of which recaptures the lost age of Britain's branch lines and secondary railways, of which so many were axed following implementation of the...


Health4Flyers: A Flyer's Guide to Healthy Living

by Fabrizio Poli, Silvia Poli & Moreno Chiste'

Pilots, Flight Attendants, and Frequent Travellers: 

Are You Concerned About Your Health?

Well, you should be.

First, there’s the issue of all the radiation you get exposed to. 100,000 air miles per year...


The Official DVSA Theory Test for Motorcyclists (14th edition)

by The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Prepare to pass your theory test first time with the number-one best-selling motorcycle theory test book - the ONLY official expert revision guide.


Forging the "Bee Line" Railroad, 1848-1889: The Rise and Fall of the Hoosier Partisans and Cleveland Clique

by Arthur Andrew Olson III

In the 1830s, as the Trans Appalachian economy began to stir and Europe's Industrial Revolution reached its peak, concerned Midwesterners saw opportunities and risks. Success of the Erie Canal as a link to East...


England's Historic Churches by Train: A Companion Volume to England's Cathedrals by Train

by Murray Naylor

The second millennium saw the spread and consolidation of Christianity in Britain. One means by which the Normans tightened their grip on Britain after 1066 was by the construction of magnificent cathedrals,...


Up the Airway: Coastal British Columbia Stories

by Wayne J. Lutz

Flying Coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Airports in British Columbia, along with Arctic destinations, are featured....


Range Rover - The Creators of an Icon

by Graham Bannock

Origins and history of the Range Rover marque, design and development of early models plus market research in Europe, Africa and the USA. A personal memoir by, author, Graham Bannock, of his time with the Rover...