Books by Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing

    Last Decade of the CIE Buses

    By Ed O'Neill

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The last years of bus operations by Ireland's national transport company Coras Iompair Aeireann CIAe were fascinating times to be a bus enthusiast in Ireland. This book shows photographs that capture the ingenuity and innovation of CIAe management and staff in keeping a fleet on the road. It draws on...

    Aspects of Modelling: Slot Car Racing

    By Colin Jackson

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Focuses on slot car racing, which is practiced both at an organized club level, but also at home using Scalextric and other similar manufacturers' products. This book offers advice on how to improve the performance of the cars, control systems, track layouts and power supplies. It also features photographs and...

    London\'s Docklands: A History of the Lost Quarter

    By Fiona Rule

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Known collectively as the Royal Docks, the Victoria, Albert and King George V Docks formed the most visually impressive section of the Port of London; a sprawling network of quays, ancient wharves, deep canals and high-walled basins that stretched along the River Thames from the City to Tilbury. This book...

    Bedlam: London\'s Hospital for the Mad

    By Paul Chambers

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    The story of Bethlem Hospital. This book provides an overview of the entire 800 year history of this famous hospital, from its well-intended beginnings to its final disgrace and reform.

    The London Metrobus

    By Matthew Wharmby

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Featuring the history of the London Metrobus, from its initial development through to its final withdrawal in 2006. This title offers history of the operator with various enthusiasts of London Transport, as well as any modellers keen to recreate this important type.

    English Electric Lightning

    By Tim McLelland

    Hardback Save £11.54 = £23.46

    With an unmistakable design and classic natural metal finish, the English Electric Lightning is a powerful example of the enormous capabilities of post-war British aeronautical design. This book presents the history of the Lightning type for many years.

    Luftwaffe Support Units and Aircraft: Units, Aircraft, Emblems and Markings 1933-1945

    By Barry C. Rosch

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    For Luftwaffe enthusiasts and modellers, the main interest in such aircraft lies in the wide variety of types, and the abundance of camouflage and markings suited to specific theatres, factory and field modifications, and emblems. This book features Bucker Bu 181 Bestmann, Fieseler Fi 156 Storch, and Flettner Fl 282...

    Southdown Memories

    By John Bishop

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Southdown, based in Brighton, is one of the important bus operators in southern England. Building upon the success of 'Southdown Days' which analysed the operator from the standpoint of the passengers, this book examines what it is like to work on Southdown's vehicles. It covers areas such as: Brighton, South...

    Heinkel He177 Greiff: Heinkel\'s Strategic Bomber

    By J. Richard Smith

    Hardback Save £13.54 = £26.46

    Two Centuries of Railway Signalling

    By Alan Williams

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.45

    Gives history of the development of railway signalling, from the earliest days through the introduction of the disc and crossbar signal, to semaphores and colour lights and all the modern communications systems of the 1990s. This volume offers overview of Britain's railway signalling history.

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