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Top Customer Reviews: The Galloping ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 10 ratings
3 / 5 Jackson
Useful to spend a time in a basin. The only sound really validate of the money./
5 / 5 Fermin
Bought like present partorisca lover of train - is gone down well.
3 / 5 Layne
Present partorisca husband , think that it was a lot.
5 / 5 Nilda
You are the present partorisca to to the partner & liked..
5 / 5 Rhoda
This really would owe that be better. Some histories are often so only snatches of information without beginning, average or final. There is surely a lot of histories on some streets, but this rids does not have any structure and zips roughly of different parts of a country and different periods of time, which the incoherent and hard fact partorisca follow. I found it hard in disposal.
5 / 5 Genoveva
Any that has been waiting for a title, but some breaking contained this in spite of

Coco and Krusty strike again!
2 / 5 Winnie
A book of rarity and unusual facts of some streets. Any particularly a lot of writing but well the launch hand of when one has the pocolos small spare. Printed in that I would say is low quality paper and in my opinion, any value a prize of full coverage.
5 / 5 Marcia
Useful to spend a time in a basin. The only sound really currency of the money./
3 / 5 Assunta
Some histories are men of the street was the very interesting in some questions that has ordered
5 / 5 Antoine
has bought like this present partorisca lover of train - is gone down well.

Top Customer Reviews: An Odyssey in ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 7 ratings
4 / 5 Virgilio
Formed: Hardcover has Bought this like the present of anniversary partorisca my husband the one who is mad about trains of steam - loves some illustrations as well as a narrative. It is a lot happy with his present.
5 / 5 Shayna
Formed: Hardcover This was the present in the fellow the one who is the street buff. It is very pleased. A book arrived in excellent condition.
5 / 5 Dede
Formed: Hardcover the book Adds for any one any Formateo of trains
5 / 5 Patsy
excellent: Hardcover The one who the wonderfully illustrated book. To good sure a partorisca treasure. Full of information. Highly recommend it.
4 / 5 Marti
Bought this like the present of anniversary partorisca my husband the one who is mad about trains of steam - loves some illustrations as well as a narrative. It is a lot happy with his present.
5 / 5 Tami
This was the present in the fellow the one who is the street buff. It is very pleased. A book arrived in excellent condition.
5 / 5 Ethelene
The one who the wonderfully illustrated book. To good sure a partorisca treasure. Full of information. Highly recommend it.

Top Customer Reviews: Handbook of Print ...

Rating: 5 out of 5 with 1 ratings
5 / 5 Zachariah
The reader has wanted to
like to think that am wise in some ways of production of impression, I work with the write the one who is spent partorisca always doing in an industry, but gather like this of the small daughters in there of first action around this wonderful book.
Any only is complete to the level that me question an author sanity, but raisin complete it .The version of pdf can look for. Ossia truely An only book on printed and has associated the precise technologies possess.
Bravo Kripphan!

Top Customer Reviews: George Stephenson: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 3 ratings
4 / 5
A man the one who has changed for real a world-wide and still is slightly down estimated for history. An excellent book, readable and very researched, well value 5 stars.
5 / 5
Good attentive detail and background information, especially in a Rainhill tests. Well writing and easy to comprise, the start adds when learning in pioneering engineers.
4 / 5
An a lot readable biography. Hunter Davies that it could be history very dry so interesting and informative.

Top Customer Reviews: The Engines of ...

Rating: 5 out of 5 with 3 ratings
5 / 5 Shirl
To good sure the book that the enthusiasts will enjoy.

The engineers usually do the poor writers and ossia any exception, often little more than cobbled the episodes joint an account is bad organised, disjointed, and often confusing. This in spite of contains a lot of fascinating done and accounts.

Is the thrilling history but has said totally of the point of view of a company, hilariously still sustains a P & W standpoint in a fifties that turbofans was unnecessary, in spite of 50 years hindsight!

An expensive volume is totally in black and white with illustrations of only moderate quality and far too many unnecessary timelines, a cutaway diagrams that would owe the characteristic of such the technical book is small and hard to read.
5 / 5 Marguerita
Pratt & Whitney Reserves more probably need some of a detail and technical contents that a book looked in 3 Volumes of Circles-Royce has, with the descriptive fashionable technician that explains some characteristics of entities of the each engine. Better way partorisca value the piston and the jet are too the engines is partorisca take an explanation of his configuration and described 'in a nude' without any soyarketing has dressed On'. Hope P&W awake arrive and attention to arrest to this, mostly because his engines are 'also bloody abonos' partorisca maintain many of his details secretly ! . The time will come of the boys, attended !!
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5 / 5 Delmar
Some Engines of Pratt & Whitney:the to Technical History likes has said for of some Engineers Those who has Done a History (Library of Flight) is the wonderful book partorisca any organism in a developer of history of Aerial and aero engines. In a start of the history of the aeroplane a development of aeroplanes were annoyed often for a lack of pertinent engines. For like this, a history of aero the engines is all an interesting plus .

A development of aero the engines is alive fact with this book.

Feigns to buy this book and have it on my shelf of book together with the pair of thousand other books in Aeronautics.

Top Customer Reviews: A Brief History of ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
5 / 5 Brenda
It have expected the concealed 'A Brief History of an Age of Steam' would be the history of an evolution of power of steam in a context of an industrial revolution in Big Bretagna. It is not that book, but is an excellent and readable overview of a development of power of steam by means of a world: you bounced of steam, locomotives and steamboats. That is surprising (mine) is that pode of steam along a lot quickly just across a world after his development in United Kingdom. A history of steam owes the plot to British inventors, but also owes the plot to other countries, those who are responsible partorisca a lot does not advance tones. It is the very written and enjoyable book with a lot of fascinating fact and ideas.
4 / 5 Hulda
This book is easy to read and in the very wide-level of paintbrush, a picture gives of his looks @subject roughly well. This in spite of, is marred for the big number partorisca nettle basic errors in of the subjects of detail.

Here is the few examples. (1) One first street of tube (to Londra in 1890) has not been a Waterloo and City, but a City and Londra Of the sud. (2) it Is the myth that the mining coal headed because English forest clearances has directed the penurias of fuel of forest (in fact, the coal was substituted so only partorisca forest because it was the good fuel that is result more easily available likes mining and technology partorisca transport improved). (3) it Is bad that an use of iron more than drinks in shipbuilding was “of small use in an age of sail”. In a contrary, this in spite of punctual to the equal that to era of an iron of the clippers of teas adds was into use, for example a Cutty Sark has frames of iron in his composite hull; and a final generation of navigation very big the ships a punctual 20th century were facts so only possible partorisca armour plate hulls and spars. (4) A measure of a battleship Dreadnought the guns has not gone “further anything has achieved previously”; a lot of the earliest ships have had some equally big guns. (A real importance of Dreadnought was that partorisca a first time, an integer of main armament was one same 12-thumb aforáis). (5) A final chapter in an eclipse of steam exaggerates some advantages of engines of inner combustion on steam; a calorific the value of liquid fuel is quell'has bitten main that that of coal, any “exceptionally” main; some dimensions of cylinder of an IC engine is not “far down“ these of the engine of steam of a same power; and an advantage of the measure of an IC engine is also overstated. (In BR, expresses steam Pacifics typically weighed around 150 tonnes; a diesel of prime minister of locomotives of generation that substituted them was around 135 tonnes). And finally, (6) it is distant very impossible today partorisca travel west of Exeter partorisca express train in a forward GWR; reason he Gentleman Crump think that “the clue has been rasgada up”?

More fundamentally, are not engreído that this author fully comprises some differences among some engines of prompt atmospheric steam; a next generation of engines of low pressure with separate condensers; and some engines of big pressure later like this used in of the locomotives. At any rate it does not have sucedido in explaining this a lot clearly, in spite of the whole chapter in a subject.

Top Customer Reviews: Remembering Steam: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 6 ratings
5 / 5 Charity
Have Thoroughly enjoyed it read this excellent has sawed-authored book: AGREEING STEAM. Unsurprisingly, Phillip Braithwaite The brilliant photographs have take youthful happy memories of mine visit regular, weekly around crazy naves during a North West, and also when being countless hours in windy, rain-lashed the armed locations with Ian Allan combines, camera and books partorisca note while savouring some delights of steam hauled sakes and trains of passenger.
My compliments Phillip and sound has sawed-author, Paul Hurley of the that superbly writing, highly informative captions wonderfully compliment some photographs.
I sincerely commend this brilliant book to Enthusiasts of Steam throughout one Or.K. And elsewhere.
4 / 5 Charline
A lot of produced to reserve well but some photographs have not been crisp enough for reproduction and in spite of having the section titled 'Fifteen guinea special' a handful of the photographs were locomotives has used in this train and any of a train he. Prpers Have been the passenger in this train had expected for better. Some photographs were of diesel more than engines of steam - was a photographer that careers out of pertinent pictures? No the bad book but could have done better.
4 / 5 Janita
Bought like the present for my mother. Absolutely you love it. Brilliant pictures and a lot informative. It says that it take behind in time. Fully recommend it. Value really well for money also....
4 / 5 Rosie
A lot of products to reserve well but some photographs have not been crisp enough for reproduction and in spite of having the section titled 'Fifteen guinea special' a handful of the photographs were locomotives has used in this train and any of a train he. Prpers Have been the passenger in this train had expected for better. Some photographs were of diesel more than engines of steam - was a photographer that careers out of pertinent pictures? No the bad book but could have done better.
4 / 5 Cleo
Has bought like the present for my mother. Absolutely you love it. Brilliant pictures and a lot informative. It says that it take behind in time. Fully recommend it. Value really well for money also....
4 / 5 Aura
This Book is a lot the value that study , has taken an atmosphere of a working street and is the credit some authors with many fascinating photos,
would do a present amazing Christmas
to any interested in of the Streets.

Top Customer Reviews: Fred: The ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 10 ratings
4 / 5 Jacqueline
You would owe that be Fred Dibnah defender to for real enjoy this book - if you are not, probably would give to lose it. If yours interested in industrial heritage and some eccentricities of a man then is the good bed. Especially poignant partorisca me, as my father has died the few years for behind the cancer and was a lot of build of a same material. Never it has taken it to it to him really on board, his add for the take preventing anything that want to and only trace behind with him. Some reviewers has said is the little has bitten repetitive, but can almost considers Fred with the pint of Guinness manually repeating roughly of some same histories in different pub - very everything? A world would be the better place with the little more Fred Dibnahs in him!
4 / 5 Yolanda
David Sporco, the one who has saved and has filmed the wonderful history to time spent with a an and Fred so only Dibnah has to that be fill for his toil and genuine admiration and fondness of Fred. His book.'Fred,' said of a young boy the one who has loved always be the steeplejack and the one who there has not been any fear of heights. David takes a personality and soul of Fred in reserving it to the to which likes him to him Fred so only can be described like this of the national property. A must for your collection.
5 / 5 Quinn
Like remarked in some descriptions of formal books, the little repetitive but the utmost beds. If you are the defender or so only interested in a man is full of interesting ideas his life.
4 / 5 Tijuana
Although it have seen a lot little of the programs of Fred in television was sure that his biography would cost to read and has not been disappointed. They are an admirer of skills of works of bygone the days and Fred was also to a point that was enthusiast to learn external. I have found a book thoroughly enjoyable and there is so only downgraded he for a stars because of some repetition in some facts.
4 / 5 Linh
Adds read, writing very good and the true history of the man a lot that interests
5 / 5 Lindsy
Generally the good idea to the life of Fred, but chair some parts of a book is quell'has bitten repetitive and the bit to confuse in of the places. They are happy bed that this in spite of but feel it could be be write in the format the clear plus.
5 / 5 Elise
Has loved a book fred was one of my heroes has loved always fulfil now after reading this book are like this disappointed I a lot like the bloke.
Is the book could read again.
4 / 5 Stanford
Very very read . Of a start to a Finn that goes back to the infancy of Fred his very sad death.
5 / 5 Eleanore
In that purchased that this book like the present for mine another meso the take holidays. When it finalise It you spend it on mine to read has to it to them say was the fantastic bed could do not dipping down .
4 / 5 Corene
My edges is an enthusiast of avid steam . Love a book