Transport industries

    Matatu

    By Kenda Mutongi

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £20.46

    Drive the streets of Nairobi and you are sure to see many matatus colorful minibuses that transport huge numbers of people around the city. Once ramshackle affairs held together with duct tape and wire, matatus today are name-brand vehicles maxed out with aftermarket detailing. They can be stately black or...

    Omnibus

    By London Transport Museum

    Paperback Save £3.79 = £21.21

    The only complete look at the history of the iconic London bus. Published by London Transport Museum. The author is Associate Proffesor at London University and Research Fellow at LTM.

    Goodbye Piccadilly

    By London Transport Museum

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £13.71

    Originally published to accompany a major exhibition at London Transport Museum about the First World War. Full of unseen photos and illustrations. A fascinating illustrated look at London life and transport thought WW1.

    Buying the Big Jets

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Revised edition of the author's Buying the big jets, c2007.

    OLE Bill

    By London Transport Museum

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £13.71

    Ole Bill is still a very popular exhibit at the London Transport Museum today. The book explains the role London Transport staff played during WW1, taking their vehicles to war as transport and ambulances for the troops. The books looks at the inclusion of women into London transport staff for...

    Golden Stripes: Leadership on the High Seas

    By V. S. Parani

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    The first ever leadership book by a merchant-mariner for a mariner. The author has over two decades of varied experience in the commercial shipping industry. It contains inspirational stories, cutting-edge insights and practical tools.

    Wild Ride

    By Adam Lashinsky

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Long-listed for FT Business Book 2017 The inside story of Uber, the multi-billion dollar disruptor that has revolutionised the transportation industry around the worldUber is one of the most fascinating and controversial businesses in the world, both beloved for its elegant ride-hailing concept and heady growth, and condemned for CEO...

    Transport Operator Licensing: A Practical Guide for Goods and Passenger Operators

    By Astra Emir

    Paperback £27.95

    Operators and transport managers are taken through the whole process of applying for an operating licence.

    John W. Garrett and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad

    By Kathleen Waters Sander

    Hardback Save £4.94 = £32.06

    Garrett and the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is a vivid account of Garrett's twenty-six-year reign.

    Mechanics and Reliability of Films, Multilayers and Coatings

    By Matthew R. Begley

    Hardback £70.05

    A comprehensive treatment of the mechanics of films, coatings, and multilayers, which organizes and condenses key concepts impacting reliability and clearly illustrates their implications for component design. The book provides introductory coverage for the novice, along with easy-to-use software to empower users to simulate cracking a wide variety of applications.

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