Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Publication Country
          Latest Additions
          Language
            Price
            -
            Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

            Total 333 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
            Steam Inclined: Memories of Ex-Coaster Byron Marinan
             

            Steam Inclined: Memories of Ex-Coaster Byron Marinan (Paperback)

            By Wright, Stephen

            • RRP: $78.99
            • ONLY $71.09
            • Save $7.90

            Steam Inclined features the story of a former West Coast engine driver, Bryon Marinan. Born in Blackball in 1932, Bryon grew up in the Greymouth area and joined the Railways Department in 1949. He was based mostly in Greymouth until 1970. Covering the 1930s-60s period, this bo ...

            ISBN 9780473276058
            Published 13 March 2014 by TWO WRIGHT BOOKS
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            Your Life For The Job : New Zealand Rail Safety 1974-2000
             

            Your Life For The Job : New Zealand Rail Safety 1974-2000

            By Armstrong, Hazel

            • OUR PRICE $20.00

            This book, written by New Zealands foremost legal expert on workplace health and safety, concludes that the appalling rate of death and injury on New Zealands railways in the 1990s is the story of de-regulation and privatisation. In the early 1990s new workplace health and saf ...

            ISBN 9780473242114
            Published 1 January 2013
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships in 2-4 weeks – Title is showing available from publisher
            View details for this title
            A West Coast Engineman
             

            A West Coast Engineman (Hardback)

            By Tibbles, Ian

            • RRP: $65.00
            • ONLY $58.50
            • Save $6.50

            Signing on at Greymouth's Elmer Lane depot in 1962, a young Ian Tibbles very quickly learnt the mysteries of "the dark shed". Graduating from labourer to cleaner and then fireman, his apprenticeship takes us on a journey about the West Coast in the 1960's, the golden age of steam ...

            ISBN 9780908573905
            Published 24 April 2015 by New Zealand Railway & Locomoti
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            Contact Lines for Electrical Railways: Planning - Design - Implementation - Maintenance

            Contact Lines for Electrical Railways: Planning - Design - Implementation - Maintenance (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Kiessling, Friedrich; Piff, Roland; Puschmann, Rainer; Schmieder, Axel; Schneider, Egid

            From both ecological and economical perspectives, electric traction is the most favourable type of power supply for railways. This work provides the description of the configuration, mechanical and electrical design, installation and operation of contact lines for electric railwa ...

            ISBN 9783895783227
            Published 22 July 2009 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (German)
            Sorry, availability of this title has not been updated from publisher for some time so availability is uncertain. Please contact us if you would like further information
            View details for this title
            Design of Modern Steel Railway Bridges
             

            Design of Modern Steel Railway Bridges (Hardback)

            By Unsworth, John F.

            • OUR PRICE $282.00

            Focuses on the modern methods and technology used in the analysis and design of new steel superstructures for modern railway bridges. The author provides introductory and general information and then examines topics including load development, structural analysis, and the detaile ...

            ISBN 9781420082173
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781498734103
            Published 6 August 2010 by Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships 7-14 working days – This title is showing as available from publisher
            View details for this title
            John Charles: The Collapse of the Dee Bridge, 1847

            John Charles: The Collapse of the Dee Bridge, 1847 (Paperback)

            By Belton, Brian; Lewis, Peter

            • RRP: $58.50
            • ONLY $55.58
            • Save $2.92

            Presents a look at one of the first major railway disasters in Britain, the fall of the Dee bridge in May 1847, which occurred just outside Chester with the loss of five lives. This book provides detailed technical insight and is illustrated with contemporary material. It is usef ...

            ISBN 9780752442662
            Published by The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Pre-order title (not yet released/available) and will ship once released.
            View details for this title
            Isambard's Kingdom: Travel's in Brunel's England
             

            Isambard's Kingdom: Travel's in Brunel's England (Paperback, New title)

            By Jones, Judy

            • Imp. $58.50
            • ONLY $55.58
            • Save $2.92

            Provides an account of the great engineer, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, who described 'his' Great Western Railway as 'England's finest work'. This book explores the legacy of the Victorian railway revolution, and Brunel's achievements - the magnificent bridges and tunnels, stations a ...

            ISBN 9780750942829
            Published 20 April 2006 by The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            This title is not currently available locally but showing available from overseas supplier on backorder – please allow 4-8 weeks for delivery.
            View details for this title
            George & Robert Stephenson: A Passion for Success

            George & Robert Stephenson: A Passion for Success (Hardback, UK ed.)

            By Ross, David

            From poverty to immense wealth, from humble beginnings to international celebrity, George and Robert Stephenson's was an extraordinary joint career. This biography of George and Robert Stephenson focuses on these two giants of British engineering.

            ISBN 9780752452777
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780750988926
            Published 12 March 2010 by The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Sorry, availability of this title has not been updated from publisher for some time so availability is uncertain. Please contact us if you would like further information
            View details for this title
            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth engineering - Volume 4, 1977-1985
             

            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth engineering - Volume 4, 1977-1985 (PDF ebook)

            By Dunn, John Charles

            This volume takes up the account of Comeng's history from 1977 and carries the story through to 1985. This period of the company's history was highly productive though unquestionably turbulent. One of the highlights in the NSW branch was the design and construction of the XPT tra ...

            ISBN 9781925078039
            Available in PDF
            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Published 1 April 2013
            Interest Age General Audience
            View details for this title
            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth Engineering Vol I 1921 - 1955
             

            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth Engineering Vol I 1921 - 1955 (PDF ebook)

            By Dunn, John C.

            The history of Commonwealth Engineering spans some 70 years and its story is really a window into Australia's industrial and manufacturing development from the end of the First World War through to the early 1990s. At its peak the Comeng Holdings empire was the largest manufactur ...

            ISBN 9781925078008
            Available in PDF
            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Published 1 August 2006
            Interest Age 19+ years
            View details for this title
            Total 333 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›