Books


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New Releases


New railway releases on Amazon.


Night Trains: The Rise And Fall Of The Sleeper

ASIN 1781255601
Publisher Profile Books
Published 2018-02-01
Author(s) Andrew Martin

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British Rail In The 1980s And 1990s: Diesel Locomotives And Dmus

ASIN B077QBGK4K
Publisher Amberley Publishing
Published 2017-11-23
Author(s) Kenny Barclay

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Chinese Steam: The Last Years

ASIN 1445676206
Publisher Amberley Publishing
Published 2017-12-15
Author(s) David Kitching

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The Nine Year Old Boy Who Was A Crewe Train Driver: True Stories From The Railways

ASIN B077SJMJWY
Published 2017-11-26
Author(s) Paul Rigby

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Southern Steam: January - July 1967: Countdown To Extinction

ASIN 1473891132
Publisher Pen & Sword Transport
Published 2018-01-30
Author(s) Alan J Goodwin

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Southern Way 42

ASIN 1909328766
Publisher Crecy Publishing
Published 2018-04-02

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Tube Life: London’s Underground In Photographs

ASIN 0750985976
Publisher The History Press
Published 2018-10-01
Author(s) Mirrorpix

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The Story Of Crossrail

ASIN 1788540255
Publisher Head of Zeus
Published 2018-09-06
Author(s) Christian Wolmar

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Lonely Planet Trans-siberian Railway (travel Guide)

ASIN 1786574594
Publisher Lonely Planet
Published 2018-04-01
Author(s) Lonely Planet

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London Underground: Architecture, Design & History

ASIN 0750984171
Publisher The History Press
Published 2018-01-01
Author(s) David Long

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Most Wanted


The most wished for railway items on Amazon.


Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

ASIN 024197898X
Publisher Viking
Published 2017-09-28
Author(s) Simon Jenkins

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Top 10 Of Everything 2018

ASIN 0600635147
Publisher Hamlyn
Published 2017-09-28
Author(s) Paul Terry

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Felix The Railway Cat

ASIN 1405929782
Publisher Penguin
Published 2017-08-24
Author(s) Kate Moore

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Lego Trains Book, The

ASIN 1593278195
Publisher No Starch Press
Published 2017-10-12
Author(s) Holgar Matthes

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Railways And The Raj: How The Age Of Steam Transformed India

ASIN 0857890646
Publisher Atlantic Books
Published 2017-11-02
Author(s) Christian Wolmar

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The First Railways

ASIN 0008249482
Publisher Times Books
Published 2017-10-05
Author(s) Derek Hayes

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The Railways: Nation, Network And People

ASIN 1846682134
Publisher Profile Books
Published 2016-10-06
Author(s) Simon Bradley

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What's In A Name?: Origins Of Station Names On The London Underground

ASIN 1854142410
Publisher Capital Transport Publishing
Published 2001-07-01
Author(s) Cyril M. Harris

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Railway Day Trips: 160 Classic Train Journeys Around Britain

ASIN 0008223572
Publisher Collins
Published 2017-04-06
Author(s) Julian Holland

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The Train Book: The Definitive Visual History (dk)

ASIN 1409347966
Publisher DK
Published 2014-10-01
Author(s) DK

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Top Selling


The current top selling items on Amazon.


Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

ASIN 024197898X
Publisher Viking
Published 2017-09-28
Author(s) Simon Jenkins

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Top 10 Of Everything 2018

ASIN 0600635147
Publisher Hamlyn
Published 2017-09-28
Author(s) Paul Terry

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Felix The Railway Cat

ASIN 1405929782
Publisher Penguin
Published 2017-08-24
Author(s) Kate Moore

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Lego Trains Book, The

ASIN 1593278195
Publisher No Starch Press
Published 2017-10-12
Author(s) Holgar Matthes

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Lost Railway Walks: Explore 100 Of Britain's Lost Railways

ASIN 0008163588
Publisher Collins
Published 2016-05-05
Author(s) Julian Holland

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The Trains Now Departed: Sixteen Excursions Into The Lost Delights Of Britain's Railways

ASIN 0099590581
Publisher Arrow
Published 2016-06-16
Author(s) Michael Williams

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What's In A Name?: Origins Of Station Names On The London Underground

ASIN 1854142410
Publisher Capital Transport Publishing
Published 2001-07-01
Author(s) Cyril M. Harris

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Transit Maps Of The World: Every Urban Train Map On Earth

ASIN 014198144X
Publisher Particular Books
Published 2015-11-05
Author(s) Mark Ovenden

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Bradshaw's Handbook - A Facsimile Of The Famous Guide (old House)

ASIN 1908402024
Publisher Old House Books
Published 2011-12-20
Author(s) George Bradshaw

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Trackatlas Of Mainland Britain: A Comprehensive Geographic Atlas Showing The Rail Network Of Great Britain (british Railways Pocket Book)

ASIN 1909431265
Publisher Platform 5 Publishing Ltd
Published 2017-10-11

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Most Gifted


The most gifted railway items on Amazon.


Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

ASIN 024197898X
Publisher Viking
Published 2017-09-28
Author(s) Simon Jenkins

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Felix The Railway Cat

ASIN 1405929782
Publisher Penguin
Published 2017-08-24
Author(s) Kate Moore

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Top 10 Of Everything 2018

ASIN 0600635147
Publisher Hamlyn
Published 2017-09-28
Author(s) Paul Terry

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The Railways: Nation, Network And People

ASIN 1846682134
Publisher Profile Books
Published 2016-10-06
Author(s) Simon Bradley

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The Trains Now Departed: Sixteen Excursions Into The Lost Delights Of Britain's Railways

ASIN 0099590581
Publisher Arrow
Published 2016-06-16
Author(s) Michael Williams

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Lost Railway Walks: Explore 100 Of Britain's Lost Railways

ASIN 0008163588
Publisher Collins
Published 2016-05-05
Author(s) Julian Holland

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What's In A Name?: Origins Of Station Names On The London Underground

ASIN 1854142410
Publisher Capital Transport Publishing
Published 2001-07-01
Author(s) Cyril M. Harris

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History Of The World In 500 Railway Journeys

ASIN 1781316783
Publisher Aurum Press Ltd
Published 2017-06-22
Author(s) Sarah Baxter

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The Galloping Sausage And Other Train Curiosities: 150 Steam Railway Events & Stories

ASIN 0750965932
Publisher The History Press
Published 2016-01-04
Author(s) Geoff Body Ian Body

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Steam Trains Heritage Wall Calendar 2018 (art Calendar)

ASIN 1786643537
Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
Published 2017-08-02
Author(s) Various Artists

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Book news



Review: The Insider Rail Guide - Aberdeen to Elgin & Inverness David Spaven and David Fasken

A review of this new book by Malcolm Chattwood. "It could be said that the line between Aberdeen to Elgin and Inverness is the Cinderella of railways in the Highlands with those to the west and north being better known and popular as journeys in their own right ..."

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Enjoying the Cumbrian Coast Railway by David Hindle

Railscot contributor David Hindle has completed another book which will be published shortly by Silver Link Publishing. 'Enjoying the Cumbrian Coast Railway' covers the use of the line from Victorian times through to the present day and is described by David as being of interest both to railway enthusiasts and those who enjoy social history. A review of this new publication will appear on Railscot as soon as a copy is to hand.

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New edition - 'Waverley Route: The Battle for the Borders Railway'

The third edition of Waverley Route: the battle for the Borders Railway has now been published. This edition is 44 pages longer than the second edition, and has photographs of the railway re-opening and Borders stations and features one of Bill Roberton's photos on the front cover.

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