Flight is the story of humankind's most ambitious undertaking. From thousand-year-old flying machines and the trailblazing 'birdmen' who risked their lives to test them, to the Wright brothers' legendary first flight and the iconic spacecraft of the modern era, Flight weaves together the ... read more
From Nought to World Champion is a comprehensive guide to the most important rallies in which the VW Polo has taken part - including the World Rally Championship - with a wealth of relevant facts and figures. Illuminating interviews with motorsport boss Jost Capito and VW Technology-Board member Dr. U... read more
Driving Us Insane reveals the presenter of TV's cult motoring series Bottom Gear as he has never been revealed before. Week by week, car by car, stunt by stunt and challenge by challenge, it describes - in for... read more
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An action-packed ride through the history of aircraft The Aircraft Bookis all about the men, machines, and landmark technology behind the most iconic aircraft from the Supermarine Spitfire to the Concorde. Featuring over 1,000 of the greatest military a... read more
It's cold, wet and dangerous, so why do we do it? Richard Hammond's A SHORT HISTORY OF THE MOTORCYCLE attempts to explain what it is about bikes and biking that calls to so many people, leaving them powerless to resist. This entertaining guide charts the histor... read more
Twelve titles to satisfy the curiosity and passion of all sort of readers, from animal lovers to motorcycle fans to historical vehicle enthusiasts. These books, distinguished by their handy small size, are illustrated with spectacular images and written with passion and care by experts in the different fields dealt with.
The artworks in this book show the history of the car from its creation up until the start of the 1970s. The posters have been chosen for their importance, rarity, beauty and innovation, as well as for what they represent in terms of significant historical, technical and artistic stages of the motor c... read more
Who?d be mad enough to go travelling to some of the most isolated places in the world in a beaten-up old truck? Meet John 'Roothy' Rooth, Australia's best-known bush mechanic.In a country where a little trip is thousands of kilometres and a busy place means someone's been there before, ... read more
Vespa fans will delight in combing the pages of this history of the world's most recognizable scooter. Written in cooperation with the manufacturer, Piaggio, it tells the story of the scooter's origins in post-war Italy, when the rebuilding of the country necessitated an affordable and modern means of... read more
The Australia Accommodation Guide includes over 900 entries of Bed & Breakfast and Similar Styled accommodation from all across Australia. First published in 1989, this 26th Edition has been completely updated and revised for 2014. The publication includes full colour photographs and new maps. Mor... read more
Australia has some of the world's largest and most labour-efficient farms, and tractors are an essential part of their operations. This title documents the development of the indigenous tractor industry, from the McDonald Imperial of 1909 to cane, olive and grape harvesters.