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ON WHEELS
MICHAEL HOLROYD    Book Number: 79543
Published price: $18
Bibliophile price: £0.63
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An acclaimed biographer of George Bernard Shaw, Lytton Strachey and other post-Victorian rebels, Michael Holroyd has now written an unforgettable book about his own relationship with the Motor Car....
BONJOUR! IS THIS ITALY?
KEVIN TURNER    Book Number: 81070
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £1.25
Product format: Paperback

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Sub-titled 'A Hapless Biker's Guide to Europe', here is an hilarious insight into the challenges and excitement afforded by a lone motorcycle journey through Europe. In his quest to escape the fra...
ARTEMIS: The Original Royal Princess
A. SASSOLI-WALKER & S. POOLE    Book Number: 74033
Published price: £19.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
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Drawing on the words of both passengers and crew, this lovely book celebrates the innovation in cruise ship design that Artemis -The Royal Princess represented, and highlights her career with both ...
ASTON MARTIN STORY
JOHN CHRISTOPHER    Book Number: 82257
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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See the ultimate Aston Martin Wedgie, the one-off Bulldog of 1980 on page 62. Very sci-fi! A sheep in sheep's clothing, the Cygnet appears on page 107, but our favourites must be the Vantage of 19...
BIG BOOK OF TRUCKS
STEVE LANHAM    Book Number: 81527
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

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Taking a motorway journey these days, surrounded by thundering pantechnicons and juggernauts built by Scania, Volvo, DAF, MAN and Iveco, it may seem hard to believe that for over a century British ...
BREGUET 27, POTEZ 39, MUREAUX 115/117 FRENCH WINGS NO.3
JOSÉ FERNANDEZ    Book Number: 82454
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £2.75
Product format: Paperback

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Part of the excellent research of the formidably illustrated French Wing Series, No.3. The French manufacturer Breguet gained a solid reputation thanks to two aircraft produced in large quantities...
IF IT MOVES, SALUTE IT!
MICHAEL PERRIS    Book Number: 82493
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Paperback

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National Service finally came to an end in 1960, although it was 1963 before the last conscript left the army. This account of Navy life from the late 1950s gives a vivid personal impression of Nat...
FROM THE DARDANELLES TO ORAN
ARTHUR MARDER    Book Number: 82738
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
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Sub-titled 'Studies of the Royal Navy in War and Peace 1915-1940', and with an introduction by Barry Gough, this is a welcome reprint of the 1974 original and the maps in the book can be downloaded...
BATMAN v SUPERMAN: Batman Vehicle Model Kit
DC COMICS    Book Number: 82881
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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From the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Warner Bros. film, help Batman protect Gotham City and the world from all threats. Build both the Batmobile and the Batwing vehicles from the expertly d...
DEAD WAKE: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
ERIK LARSON    Book Number: 82579
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £1.88
Product format: Hardback

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The story of the Lusitania, sunk by a German U-boat in May 1915 under the pretext that it was carrying munitions, was a turning point in World War I, ultimately influencing President Woodrow Wilson...
GONDOLA: Book and CD
DONNA LEON    Book Number: 82584
Published price: $27.50
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Hardback

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Venice and gondolas are irrefutably linked in our hearts; you can't have one with the other, as an old song goes. This is a look at those elegant gondolas, their history, construction and various a...
SHOW OF STRENGTH: The Modern Navy DVD
DESMOND HAMILL    Book Number: 82780
Bibliophile price: £1.50
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We join the crews of the HMS Gloucester and Invincible as they participate in major operational exercises that clearly demonstrate how the Royal Navy has adjusted its operations to the conditions b...
GLORY DAYS OF DIESEL: NORTH WEST ENGLAND DVD
UNIQUE PRODUCTIONS    Book Number: 82783
Bibliophile price: £2.00
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The first public passenger railway in the world, the Liverpool and Manchester Railway still sees heavy traffic today. Its many branches and rivals, north of the Mersey to the Scottish Borders have...
GLORY DAYS OF DIESEL: SCOTLAND DVD
UNIQUE PRODUCTIONS    Book Number: 82784
Bibliophile price: £2.50
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Covering an area which constitutes a large proportion of the British Isles, Scotland has an equally large variety of railways. Over this system in the late 1980s up to today, BR diesel locomotives...
GLORY DAYS OF DIESEL: WALES DVD
UNIQUE PRODUCTIONS    Book Number: 82785
Bibliophile price: £4.50
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Starting on Anglesea with nuclear trains, we cover the Principality from top to toe ending in Pembrokeshire. Welsh railways have always been famous for the vast quantities of coal hauled down the ...
SILVER SPITFIRE: The Legendary WWII RAF Fighter Pilot
TOM NEIL    Book Number: 82728
Published price: £8.99
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In the build-up to D-Day in 1944, Battle of Britain ace Tom Neil was assigned by the RAF to be liaison officer with an American fighter squadron, the 100th Fighter Wing of the US 9th Air Force, whi...
LATITUDE NORTH
CHARLES MOSELEY    Book Number: 82748
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £1.75
Product format: Hardback

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Ernest Shackleton once said "I burn with a strange passion for the South" - the author feels the same about the North. A laudably busy chap, he is a lecturer in English at Cambridge, Fellow of the...
CHAMPION HILL: Profile of a Legend DVD
NEVILLE HAY    Book Number: 82840
Bibliophile price: £1.50
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The Graham Hill story is predominantly one of courage and determination that earned him two World Championship titles and an adoring public far beyond the ranks of racing enthusiasts. Norman Graha...
CHAMPION MOSS: Profile of a Legend DVD
NEVILLE HAY    Book Number: 82841
Bibliophile price: £2.25
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Sir Stirling Moss was the greatest driver never to have won a World Championship yet he is undoubtedly one of the all-time greats of motor racing and is almost synonymous with the sport itself. Be...
CLASSIC CARS VOLUME ONE DVD
FASTFORWARD MUSIC    Book Number: 82842
Bibliophile price: £5.00
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In an age when many cars look the same and all very grey, this DVD profiles the cars we would love to own or maybe once did. Filmed on location in Australia, drive some of the all-time classics in...
FACTORY ORIGINAL TRIUMPH TWINS
STEVE WILSON    Book Number: 83009
Published price: £40
Bibliophile price: £17.50
Product format: Hardback

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A celebration of the originality of the Speed Twin, Tiger, Thunderbird and Bonneville models, 1938-62. For most owners and potential buyers of these great machines the question of originality is v...
GATEWAY TO THE WORLD: The Port of New York
WILLIAM MILLER    Book Number: 83012
Published price: £19.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Paperback

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A companion to Post-War Canadian Pacific Liners code 83013, here is another marvellous collection of mostly colour photographs of New York Harbour. Especially in the early morning, as a ship appro...
POST- WAR CANADIAN PACIFIC LINERS
WILLIAM MILLER    Book Number: 83013
Published price: £19.99
Bibliophile price: £9.00
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Sailing out of Liverpool on the St Lawrence route to Montreal and Quebec, Canadian Pacific was one of the great Atlantic liner companies. With crisp white hulls and their distinctive chequered fun...
CENTURY OF AIR POWER: The Changing Face of Air Warfare
DR DAVE SLOGGETT    Book Number: 83240
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Air power means range, speed, agility and adaptability, and this has remained the same for a century, whether we're talking about the earliest bombs to hit London in 1917 or the combined operation ...
CHURCHILL AND HIS AIRMEN: Relationships, Intrigue
VINCENT ORANGE    Book Number: 83241
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

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Winston Churchill had more influence on 20th century British military history than anybody, yet despite the hundreds of volumes penned regarding his relationships with generals and admirals there h...
CLASSIC SHIPS
RICHARD HAVERS    Book Number: 83243
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Tall ships and the sight of a fully rigged ship in sail is still guaranteed to stir the imagination although today ever bigger and uglier ships for commercial and pleasure use continue to be built....
DRONE WARFARE: The Development of Unmanned Aerial Conflict
DR DAVE SLOGGETT    Book Number: 83244
Published price: £19.99
Bibliophile price: £7.50
Product format: Hardback

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The author is a strategic advisor to HIS-Janes the publishing company. An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), is commonly known as a drone, an aircraft without a human pilot on board. Its flight is ei...
FLYING FILM STARS: The Directory of Aircraft
MARK ASHLEY    Book Number: 83245
Published price: £30
Bibliophile price: £8.00
Product format: Paperback

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From 1939 to 1945 British cinema became literally part of the British war effort against Nazi Germany and its Axis partners. The British film industry pioneered the format known as the drama-docum...
OVER THE ALPS: The Mid Hants Railway In Colour
MICHAEL WELCH    Book Number: 83249
Published price: £10.99
Bibliophile price: £4.75
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The history of the railway line from Alton to Winchester can be traced back to 1845 when the London and South Western Railway (LSWR) undertook a survey of the countryside with a view to building a ...
YORK THE TRANSITION YEARS: Steam to Diesel!
ROGER HILL & KEITH PIRT    Book Number: 83253
Published price: £12.99
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Perhaps the epicentre of British transit and certainly the closest middle point between London and Edinburgh, this compilation of the late Keith Pirt's photographs mostly from the 1950s and 60s hey...
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