Author: D.C.) of Railway Economics (Washington
Publisher: BiblioLife
Keywords: june, stockholders, railway
Number of Pages: 20
Published: 2009-08-19
List price: $14.75
ISBN-10: 1113355840
ISBN-13: 9781113355843

Authors:Beverley Cole, Richard Durack,
Publisher: Laurence King
Keywords: railway, york, england, museum, national, posters, collection
Number of Pages: 160
Published: 2000-01
List price: $29.95
ISBN-10: 1856690148
ISBN-13: 9781856690140

The National Railway Museum in York has a large and varied collection of railway art and artefacts; this books shows over 200 of the best posters dating from the railways’ heyday prior to nationalization. In this period, renowned poster artists of the calibre of Edward McKnight Kauffer, Tom Purvis and Cassandre were commissioned by the railway groups to promote not only their lines but also the most beautiful and appealing cities and towns in their areas for tourists to visit. The railway companies virtually invented the "package tour", and promoted it intensively not only in the UK but

Author: C. N. Duffy
Publisher: Maclachan Bell Press
Keywords: companies, electric, railway, gas, heat, heating, steam, lights, accounts, classification, power, lighting
Number of Pages: 168
Published: 2008-10-07
List price: $27.45
ISBN-10: 1443754269
ISBN-13: 9781443754262

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Authors:Frank Geraets, Leo Kroon, Anita Schoebel, Dorothea
Publisher: Springer
Keywords: dagstuhl, railway, optimization, computer, science, issues, general, june, workshop, methods, international, algorithmic, castle, germany
Number of Pages: 321
Published: 2007-12-20
List price: $69.95
ISBN-10: 354074245X
ISBN-13: 9783540742456

This state-of-the-art survey constitutes papers that were selected after an open call that followed the International Dagstuhl-Seminar on Algorithmic Methods for Railway Optimization, held in Dagstuhl Castle, Germany, in June 2004. The second part of the volume constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Algorithmic Methods and Models for Optimization of Railways, ATMOS 2004, held in Bergen, Norway, in September 2004 in the context of the combined conference ALGO 2004. The volume covers algorithmic methods for analyzing and solving problems arising in railway opti

Author: Edith Nesbit
Keywords: children, railway
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 2008-01-01
List price: $5.99
ISBN-10: 1420931059
ISBN-13: 9781420931051

"The Railway Children" are Roberta, Peter and Phyllis, three young children who move to a house near a railway when their father is wrongly accused and falsely imprisoned for selling government secrets to the Russians. The children pass the time by watching the railcars go by and waving to the passengers riding the train. Eventually they meet Perks, the station porter and an old gentleman that may be able to help get their father out of prison.

Author: V. A. Profillidis
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing
Keywords: engineering, management, railway
Number of Pages: 469
Published: 2006-11-18
List price: $150.00
ISBN-10: 0754648540
ISBN-13: 9780754648543

In a rapidly changing world, with increasing competition in all sectors of transportation, railways are in a period of restructuring their management and technology. New methods of organization are introduced, commercial and tariff policies change radically, a more entrepreneurial spirit is required. At the same time, new high-speed tracks are being constructed and old tracks are renewed, high-comfort rolling stock vehicles are being introduced, logistics and combined transport are being developed. Awareness of environmental issues and search for greater safety give to the railways a new role

Author: J. Mundrey
Publisher: Tata McGraw-Hill
Keywords: engineering, track, railway
Published: 2000-01-01
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 007463724X
ISBN-13: 9780074637241
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