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Aviation: The Early Years (English/German/French Languages)
Peter Almond.
Publisher: h.f.ullmann.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9783833161858.  Daedalus Item Code: 53656
Illustrated with hundreds of archival photographs, this book chronicles the first years of man-powered flight, from the end of the 19th century to the era of the great Zeppelins. It was an era of ... (Read More)
Sale Price: $7.98
Chasing Icarus: The Seventeen Days in 1910 That Forever Changed American Aviation
Gavin Mortimer.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780802717115.  Daedalus Item Code: 31877
By 1910, just seven years after the Wright brothers first took off at Kitty Hawk, America and the world were transfixed by the challenge of mastering the air. Dirigibles, balloons, and airplanes vied ... (Read More)
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The Encyclopedia of Yacht Designers
Lucia del Sol Knight & Daniel Bruce MacNaughton.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393048766.  Daedalus Item Code: 41473
Delightful to page through and a rich trove of information, this substantive desk reference is an international catalog of great yacht designers from the early 1800s to the present—legendary figures ... (Read More)
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Engines of War: How Wars Were Won & Lost on the Railways
Christian Wolmar.
Publisher: Atlantic Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848871731.  Daedalus Item Code: 38321
A symbol of the Industrial Revolution and a cornerstone of modern commerce, the railroad has also been one of the most powerful weapons of modern war. As British transport writer and broadcaster ... (Read More)
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Grand Central: Gateway to a Million Lives
John Belle & Maxinne R. Leighton. James Rudnick & Peter Aaron, photos.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393084566.  Daedalus Item Code: 50424
In 1968, Manhattan's Grand Central Terminal faced bankruptcy, and only a massive show of public support for the landmark prevented it from being razed. Illustrated with more than 150 color and black ... (Read More)
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Railroad Posters of Scotland Colouring Book

Publisher: Pomegranate.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780764959622.  Daedalus Item Code: 43535
The 21 railway poster images in this coloring book include picturesque abbeys and castle ruins, powerful steam engines and dramatic viaducts, colorful highland games and thrilling knights in armor, ... (Read More)
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The Routemaster Pocket-Book: 1956: Ding! Ding! Fares Please
Matthew Jones, ed.
Publisher: Conway.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781844861521.  Daedalus Item Code: 41609
Designed from the ground up in 1955, London's iconic red double-decker Routemaster bus became as much a symbol of the capital as Big Ben or Tower Bridge. This delightful pocket manual is an unusual ... (Read More)
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Shipwreck!: Winslow Homer and The Life Line
Kathleen A. Foster.
Publisher: Philadelphia Museum of Art.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300185478.  Daedalus Item Code: 42143
How does an artist create an image that demands our attention, and lingers with us long after we've seen it? The Life Line, a thrilling scene of rescue on stormy seas, established Winslow ... (Read More)
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Timepiece Machines: Stories of Speed, Endurance, and Design (English/ Dutch/French Languages)
John Simonian, ed.
Publisher: Tectum.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9789079761456.  Daedalus Item Code: 52498
Since the dawn of the industrial age, timepieces have been heralds of technological advancement as well as potent status symbols—particularly in the case of the wristwatch—for those who can afford to ... (Read More)
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Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us)
Tom Vanderbilt.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307277190.  Daedalus Item Code: 52290
Would you be surprised that road rage can be good for society? Or that most crashes happen on sunny, dry days? That our minds can trick us into thinking the next lane is moving faster? Or that you ... (Read More)
List Price: $16.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $11.02
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