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Lost Continent, The: Travels in Small-Town America

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Black Swan: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAUSA13

ISBN: 0552998087

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 264gms, 349pgs. After 10 years in England, Bill Bryson returns to the land of his youth, driving almost 14,000 miles in search of a mythical small town called Amalgam, the kind of smiling village where films of his youth were set. Instead he drove through a series of horrific burgs which he renamed Smellville, Fartville, Coleslaw, Dead Squaw, Coma and Doldrum. He found a continent that was double lost, lost to itself and lost to him because he had become a foreigner in his own country. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolou... View more info

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Anatomy of the Automobile: How It's Built - What Makes it Run

By: Clarke, Donald (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Galahad Books:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRAAUT15

ISBN: 0883654040

Condition: Good


Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1000g, 183 pages. This book with its thorough text, prepared by experts and supplemented by hundreds of photographs and illustrations, will tell you all you could possibly want to know about the car. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Australians On the Road: Over 80 Years of Motoring in Australia

By: Davis, Pedr

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby Limited: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUT13

ISBN: 0727010654

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated white boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1000g, 232 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is the enthralling story of the men, women and machines that helped put Australia on wheels. It covers all aspects of Australia's motoring history with stories of pioneers, adventurers, daredevil drivers, and optimistic manufacturers. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs... View more info

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This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial

By: Garner, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU139

ISBN: 1922079200

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 442gms, 300 pages. On Father's Day 2005, three young boys drowned when the car their father was driving went off the road and plunged into a dam. Was it possible that this could be a deliberate act, an embittered ex-hudband's revenge on his wife? When the case went to court, it became Garner's obsession, and she followed the proceedings until the final verdict. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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4 Wheel Drive: Going Bush (Gregory's)

By: Gregory's Automotive Publications (ed)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Macquarie Park, Australia, Gregory's Automotive Publications: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRA23

ISBN: 0855666978

Condition: Good


Softcover, Second Edition, 350gms, 176 pages. This handbook provides detailed guidance for all vehicle owner planning a days trip into the bush or a major outback trek. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Great Highways of The World

By: Lawson, Wendy (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1996

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: TRA21

ISBN: 0864389817

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial board and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1000gms, 192 pages, decorated endpapers. Twenty-five spectacular journeys across some of the world's most breathtaking scenery. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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My Autobiography

By: Mansell, Nigel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, England, Collins Willow: 1996

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK67

ISBN: 0002187035

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Paperback Edition, 300gms, 432 pages. Here, for the first time, Nigel (Mansell) reveals the secrets of his driving technique, his hunger for racing and the psychological approach that helped him outwit legends like Niki Lauda, Nelson Piquet, Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Motor Cycling Manual, The: All About Motorcycles and the Art of Driving Them

By: Staff of The Motor Cycle, The

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Temple Press Limited:

Edition: Thirteenth Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUT42

Condition: Fair


Hardcover with illustrated boards, thirteenth edition, 216g, 164 pages. Contents includes: internal combustion engine; the four-stroke engine; the two-stroke engine; engine technicalities; carburation; lubrication; transmission; the frame and forks; the electrical fittings; wheels, brakes and tyres; the sidecar machine; choosing a machine; vetting a second-hand bargain; the L plate rider; running-in the new machine; maintenance; the fuel system; the electrical system; the transmission; hints; the first year; and advertisements. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and ... View more info

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Two-Stroke Motor Cycles

By: Staff of The Motor Cycle, The

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Iliffe& Sons Ltd: 1948

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUT38

Condition: Fair


Hardcover with illustrated boards, no dust jacket, tenth edition, 146g, 135 pages, illustrated with 75 drawings and photographs. Contents includes: what the two-stroke offers; how the engine works; constructional features; carburettors and carburation; ignition; lighting; lubrication; the cycle parts; the new machine; buying second-hand; learning to ride; driving methods; engine maintenance; tracing troubles; technical features; and tuning. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover shows moderate ... View more info