A superb pictorial record of HCB-Angus who produced some 6,500 fire engines in their factory at Totton, Southampton, for fire services all round the world as well as the UK.
Author: Aidan Fisher.
Publisher: Amberley.
Paperback. 96pp. 16cm by 23cm.
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One of the 'Bus Operator 1970' series that is a full colour illustrated history of the bus operators of North West England and Yorkshire.

Author: Gavin Booth. Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 80pp. 22cm by 28cm.

ISBN-13: 9780711032026

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The fascinating look at a company that was Britains third - biggest bus operator in 1961.
Author: Stewart J. Brown
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 98pp. 28cm by 22cm.
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A full colour photographic guide to the changing buses and operators in Ayrshire from the 1960's through till the 1990's.
Author: David Devoy.
Publisher: Amberley.
Paperback. 96pp. 16cm by 23cm.
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A full coloured pictorial looking at the tumultuous years in the 1980's whilst privatisation was brought about by the Thatcher Government for the National Bus Company and the Scottish Bus Group. Also in 1986, the introduction of full deregulation of bus services with the exception of London.
Author: John Law
Publisher: Fonthill
Paperback. 96pp. 16cm by 23cm.
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A photographed life of the BET bus fleet around the UK and it's jointly owned companies in the 1960s. Author: Gavin Booth
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 112pp. 22cm by 29cm
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A full colour pictorial collection of motor coaches of yesteryear, from the rural service coaches to those that embarked on long foreign touring holidays and the school run to a wedding party.
Author: John Banks.
Publisher: Venture.
Hardback. 80pp. 24cm by 17cm.
£6.99
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(Product Ref #102879)
A history of the Routemaster bus with specification tables and full colour images.
Author: Michael Baker
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 128pp. 19cm by 13cm.
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(Product Ref #98587)
A colourful pictorial of the vehicles and route all with informative and extended captions.
Author: M. Curtis & M. Walker
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 96pp. 21cm by 29cm.
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An informative book with plenty of full colour images.
Author: Mark Lyons
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 96pp. 22cm by 29cm.
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A photographic celebration of the world's greatest motorcycle road races.
Author: Don Morley
Publisher: Haynes
Hardback. 240pp. 24cm by 29cm.
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Told with style and great technical insight. This is the official technical history of the Grand Prix Motorcycle.
Author: Kevin Cameron
Publisher: Haynes
Hardback. 216pp. 23cm by 29cm.
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Shot over a two year period, this book's specialist panoramic photography gives a real sense of the Le Mans experience.
Author: Gavin Ireland
Publisher: Veloce
Hardback. 222pp. 31cm by 21cm.
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(Product Ref #97149)
This excellently written and researched book delves into the history of tramways, from horse-tram services to more recent electric trams.
Author: Leslie Oppitz
Publisher: Countryside Books
Paperback. 128pp. 15cm by 21cm.
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(Product Ref #98168)
In August 1883 electric trams were introduced along Brighton beach with Blackpool following two years later. This is a highly detailed history of such services with photographs alongside well researched text.
Author: Leslie Oppitz
Publisher: Countryside Books
Paperback. 128pp. 15cm by 21cm.
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(Product Ref #98171)
Volume Two of this detailed history of London's night buses takes the story from 1984, when the network was extensively enlarged, to the centenary year of the services in 2013, and is complemented by superb photographs, many in full colour.
Author: Philip Wallis.
Publisher: Capital Transport.
Hardback. 200pp. 22cm by 25cm.
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(Product Ref #100246)
An instructive manual of how to improve and modify the performance of your Ford Escort from engines and brakes through to bodywork reinforcement.
Author: Dennis Foy
Publisher: MRP
Hardback. 160pp. 19cm by 25cm
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Road Transport Gwent 9781872006178
Featuring firms operating in Gwent, or more correctly, the old county of Monmouthshire. Fully illustrated with B & W photographs throughout.
Author: Paul Heaton.
Publisher: P. M. Heaton Publishing.
Hardback. 112pp. 22cm by 28cm.
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(Product Ref #100616)
The Prestige Series The Thirties 1898432538
From the Prestige series. A collection of B & W photographs of buses of the 1930's.
Author: John Banks.
Publisher: Venture Publications.
Paperback. 64pp. 17cm by 24cm.
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(Product Ref #100619)
A collector's guide providing a compelling history of Peugeot's sporting 205's.
Author: Dave Thornton
Publisher: MRP
Hardback. 128pp. 24cm by 19cm.
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(Product Ref #98067)
The autobiography of one of motorsport's most prolific and versatile racing car designers packed with fascinating insights into the development of racing car designs and engineering.
Author: Tony Southgate
Publisher: MRP
Hardback. 240pp. 22cm by 28cm.
£12.99
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(Product Ref #98047)
The Arriva book again lists all the Arriva buses based in Europe.
£18.75
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(Product Ref #87539)
A story in pictures and words of the company's development throughout the period and foundations that were laid for the privatised and deregulated companies that were to follow.Author: Glyn Kraemer-Johnson & John Bishop Publisher: Ian Allan Hardback. 80pp.22cm by 29cm
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Absolutely essential reading for anyone who wants to improve the look and performance of their slot car layout from track to vehicle design.Author: Colin JacksonPublisher: Ian AllanPaperback. 96pp. 22cm by 29cm
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(Product Ref #96442)
This book tries to bring out in words and pictures what the company was like, what it did, and some of the characters who made it.Author: Roger Davies & Stephen BarberPublisher: Ian AllanHardback. 96pp. 25cm by 19cm
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(Product Ref #96454)
The story of the Dominator, which brought the name of Dennis back into the forefront of bus production in the 1970's.
Author: Stewart Brown
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 96pp. 22cm by 28cm.
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(Product Ref #97639)
The Mk V was the final development of the Regent, from its honourable heritage to its export boost and final productions in 1979.
Author: Stewart J. Brown
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 96pp. 22cm by 29cm
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(Product Ref #96657)
A colourful pictorial history of Crosville Motor Services that eventually became part of the NBC.
Author: M. Jenkins & C. Roberts
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 96pp. 22cm by 26cm.
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(Product Ref #98581)
Excellent coverage of the entire range of AEC models from the highly familiar Routemaster and Regent V models to the rarer types, over a 25 year period.
Author: Stewart Brown
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 96pp. 23cm by 225cm.
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(Product Ref #97638)
An outstanding collection of stunning colour photographs with detailed and informative captions.
Author: M. Wharmby & R. C. Riley
Publisher: Ian Allan
Hardback. 96pp. 23cm by 26cm.
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(Product Ref #98586)
Coachwork by Bristol Tramways 9780948975523
A nostalgic pictorial history of the many and varied bodies built by the Bristol Tramway company throughout it's long, varied and progressive attitude to motor transport.
Author: Allan Macfarlane.
Publisher: Millstream Books.
Hardback. 176pp. 20cm by 29cm.
£6.99
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Pen & Sword British Buses 1967 9781473827172
A turning point in the history of the bus industry in Britain. After 1967 the network was never the same again, with the formation of the National Bus Company in 1968.
Author: Jim Blake.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.
Hardback. 158pp. 22cm by 29cm.
£9.99
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This highly detailed and gloriously illustrated volume chronicles the full motor racing history of Aston Martin, one of the giants of British sports car racing.
Author: Anthony Pritchard.
Publisher: Haynes
Hardback. 384pp. 23cm by 29cm.
£14.99
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(Product Ref #97059)
A full and independant history of the beloved Austin-Healey.
Author: Jon Pressnell
Publisher: Haynes
Hardback. 160pp. 22cm by 28cm.
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(Product Ref #97058)
British & European Trucks of the 1970s 9781845844158
From the popular 'Those Were The Days...' series, this is a wonderful pictorial of trucks from Britain and Europe in the 1970s.
Publisher: Veloce
Paperback. 96pp. 20cm by 19cm.
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British & European Trucks of the 1980s 9781845844172
From the popular 'Those Were The Days...' series, this is a wonderful pictorial of trucks from Britain and Europe in the 1980s.
Publisher: Veloce
Paperback. 96pp. 20cm by 19cm.
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A detailed account of the motorcycles that came from the Bristol-based Douglas company from 1907 to 1957 that includes company origins and history, detailed technical specifications, military bikes and biographies of key individuals.

Author: Mick Walker. Publisher: Crowood.

Hardback. 176pp. 19cm by 25cm.

ISBN-13: 9781847971975

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(Product Ref #94604)

The history and development of the pre-unit Triumph with descriptions of each model in detail, technical data and also details of the riding and owning experiences of past and present owners. Filled with a huge selection of photographs mainly in full colour.

Author: Matthew Vale. Publisher: Crowood.

Hardback. 192pp. 22cm by 26cm.

ISBN-13: 9781847973238

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(Product Ref #53915)
A comprehensive guide to bus bodies from 1919 through to 1975, a valuable reference work for the bus enthusiast.
Author: James Taylor
Publisher: Crowood
Hardback. 192pp. 22cm by 29cm.
£12.99
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(Product Ref #97641)
A record of London's night buses and the development of the service from their beginning in 1913 up to the eve of the large-scale expansion that took place from 1984. Night tram services, dating back to 1899, and trolleybuses are also covered.
Author: Philip Wallis.
Publisher: Capital Transport.
Hardback. 144pp. 22cm by 25cm.
£9.99
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(Product Ref #100245)
The Birth of the RT 9781854143518
London bus design from the RT1, 2RT2s and th3 3RT3s which came into service in 1939 and was still giving passenger service in 1979.
Author: Tony Beard.
Publisher: Capital Transport.
Hardback. 96pp. 22cm by 25cm.
£6.99
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(Product Ref #102952)
A handy guide to car DIY & tuning of the Land Rover 90, 110 & Defender. From what to look for when buying and stripping it down to refit and maintain them.
Author: Lindsay Porter
Publisher: Haynes
Hardback. 208pp. 21cm by 28cm.
£7.99
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(Product Ref #97570)
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A imaged and detailed history of the Jaguar engine in motor racing and the Cooper, HWM, Lister & Tojeiro sports-racing cars.Author: Doug NyePublisher: MRPHardback. 208pp. 19cm by 25cm
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(Product Ref #96441)
A 'Collector's Guide' to the Morgan car company from its bleak look in the early sixties through to its rejuvenation and life all the way through to 1997.
Author: Roger Bell
Publisher: MRP
Paperback. 128pp. 23cm by 18cm.
£4.99
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(Product Ref #98054)
The autobiography to one of the worlds most famous, accomplished and versatile racing car designers, who's career has embraced Formula 1, sports-racing and endurance racing cars.Author: Tony SouthgatePublisher: MRPHardback. 240pp. 22cm by 29cm
£12.99
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(Product Ref #96439)
A new edition of the First Group bus fleet handbook, updated early in 2016
£18.75
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(Product Ref #87540)

The 2016 Stagecoach bus handbook contains full details of new vehicle orders through 2016

£18.75
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(Product Ref #59552)
This covers an area of road transport rarely covered in the media and is the introduction of articulated vehicles into the road haulage industry. Full of archive photographs that highlight this method of vehicles carrying heavy loads that are easier to move.
Author: Bill Aldridge.
Publisher: Venture.
Paperback. 96pp. 16cm by 23cm.
£4.99
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(Product Ref #100243)
One from the popular 'Little Book Of' series.
Publisher: G2 Entertainment Ltd
Hardback. 142pp. 16cm by 16cm.
£2.99
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(Product Ref #98321)
One from the popular 'Little Book Of' series.
Publisher: G2 Entertainment Ltd
Hardback. 142pp. 16cm by 16cm.
£2.99
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(Product Ref #98319)
One from the popular 'Little Book Of' series.
Publisher: G2 Entertainment Ltd
Hardback. 142pp. 16cm by 16cm.
£2.99
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(Product Ref #98320)
One from the popular 'Little Book Of' series.
Publisher: G2 Entertainment Ltd
Hardback. 16cm by 16cm.
£2.99
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(Product Ref #98607)
One from the popular 'Little Book Of' series.
Publisher: G2 Entertainment Ltd
Hardback. 144pp. 22cm by 22cm.
£4.99
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(Product Ref #98997)
This fascinating book has more than 175 archive images celebrating the bike and business since its beginning in 1887.
Publisher: Demand Media
Hardback. 128pp. 16cm by 16cm.
£2.99
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(Product Ref #98763)
One of the 'Bus Operator 1970' series that is a full colour illustrated history of the bus operators of the Midlands and Wales.

Author: Gavin Booth. Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 80pp. 22cm by 28cm.

ISBN-13: 9780711030350
£7.99
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