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Disasters in Space

Schiffer Publishing

$19.99

The journey into space is a dangerous one, and although some aspects of space travel seem to be routine it still takes humanity to the limits of what is technically possible. It is an environment that forgives no mistake, and...

Hunting the Wind

Schiffer Publishing

$34.99

Take your seats, and by all means, fasten your seat belts! Come on a journey back in time to aviation? most daring and innovative era. Travel back nine decades, when for the first time, airplanes determined the victors of global...

The Soviet Space Program

Schiffer Publishing

$19.99

This concise history is the first book in a new series on the Soviet space program, and features many rare photographs, diagrams, and charts. When Soviet rocket experts examined the first Nazi V-2s in early 1945, they immediately realized that...

Saturn V

Schiffer Publishing

$19.99

Without the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Apollo 11 moon landing would not have been possible in July 1969. Even today, nearly fifty years later, it remains by far the largest and most powerful rocket ever used. Equipped with computers...

Project Apollo

Schiffer Publishing

$19.99

The moon landing remains the most astonishing and impressive accomplishment of manned space travel to this day. In July 1969, just eight years after President John F. Kennedy announced the bold plan, the first astronaut set foot on another celestial...

Smoke Over Steamtown

Schiffer Publishing

$34.99

Through Dennis A. Livesey's camera lens, readers will experience the thrill of the steam railroad, a transportation system that dominated the USA for over 100 years and helped build a nation. In 131 photographs of Steamtown? heritage railroad?ee the billowing...

Project Apollo

Schiffer Publishing

$19.99

In May 1961, American president John F. Kennedy committed the nation to carrying out a manned landing on the moon before the end of the decade. This volume covers the early years of the Apollo program (1960-1967), still the most...

Jet City Rewind

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

From the dawn of human flight to today, Seattle has hosted flying history from dirigibles and fabric biplanes to jumbo jets, from epic pioneering flights to innovative companies making world travel routine. This book recaptures that historical awe and connects...

Enter the Drones

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

UAVs?nmanned aerial vehicles, remotely piloted aircraft; the labels vary?re a disruptive technology on par with computers and smartphones. Present since soon after the dawn of manned aviation, they have become controversial only in recent times. In the United States, the...

Project Gemini

Schiffer Publishing

$19.99

In just two-and-a-half years, beginning in 1964, two unmanned and ten manned flights took place in the Gemini program. This program was the turning point in the space race with the USSR; from then on the Americans took the lead....

Project Mercury

Schiffer Publishing

$19.99

Project Mercury was America? entry into the manned spaceflight program. When the program began in 1958, the Soviet Union was far ahead of the US in the race for supremacy in space. With immense effort, and in record time, NASA,...

Streamlined

Schiffer Publishing

$75.00

In 2009, the Prototyp car museum in Hamburg, Germany, organized a special two-month exhibit where 25 classic, streamlined automobiles had an unprecedented "aerodynamic rendezvous." The exhibition included such automotive gems as the 1940 BMW Mille Miglia Touring Coupe, the 1977...

DKW

Schiffer Publishing

$59.99

Long considered the definitive book on DKW (Dampf-Kraft-Wagen), this classic book is now available in a complete English language edition. Featuring over 640 color and black and white images, this book covers all of the automobiles and motorcycles manufactured by...

Queen of the Skies

Schiffer Publishing

$45.00

A revolutionary commercial propeller transport, the Lockheed Constellation burst on the aviation scene in the early 1940s. Unheralded for the most part, due to wartime secrecy, it finally entered commercial service in 1946, and promptly set new standards for speed,...

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Schiffer Publishing

$35.00

Following the life of this aircraft from its initial inception to the delivery of the first production models, this book begins with Boeing's initial thoughts concerning a new wide-body transport, how the original concept changes over a period of months...

The Jeep

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

An American classic! This new book is a detailed, highly illustrated look at the legendary World War II era Jeep. Detailed text discusses Jeep planning, development and production, then moves into its World War II variants, specialized equipment, accessories and...

Mythical Formula One

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

Computer generated profiles of the most famous and legendary Formula 1 single-seaters from 1966, the year when a new engine capacity regulation was approved. This coincided with the most important features we can still see in the cars of today,...

Tricycles, Quadricycles and Light Cars 1894-1907

Schiffer Publishing

$59.99

This book illustrates with rare, vintage photographs the birth of three- and four-wheeled internal combustion, steam, and electric motor vehicles from the years 1894-1907. These superb quality images depict the large and unusual variety of vehicles in the United States,...

Moto Guzzi Motorcycles

Schiffer Publishing

$39.99

There are many ways of designing a motorcycle, but it takes a great deal of artistic sensitivity to create a legend from only two cylinders. That is exactly what Moto Guzzi, the prestige manufacturer in Mandello del Lario, has done....

The Republic Airlines Story

Schiffer Publishing

$49.99

Republic Airlines and its twelve predecessors formed one of the finest national airlines that ever spanned the nation. Although in existence for only six years, it created a legacy of dependability and service while flying into more locations that any...

The VW Bus

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

In November 1949, a new epoch of automotive history began with the introduction of the first small transporter by Volkswagen. Like no other light utility vehicle before, the variety-rich space-saver from Wolfsburg has influenced the development of a new generation...

Alfa Romeo: A Century of Innovation

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

Alfa Romeo, one of the most famous and renowned carmakers in automobile history, celebrates 100 years of innovation. This fascinating history documents the Milanese automaker, from the exciting racing and sports cars of the twenties and thirties to the equally...

Harley-Davidson Legends

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

Harley-Davidson is one of the oldest manufacturers of motorcycles in the world and has maintained a technical tradition for more than 100 years. Today, the aura of the brand from Milwaukee is stronger than ever and the true American character...

Mercedes-Benz Supercars

Schiffer Publishing

$39.99

That dream car of all dream cars, the Mercedes-Benz, is presented here in full glory through 285 images. What were the qualities that made them icons of all auto building? Beginning in the pioneer days with the 35 HP model...

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