Approximately 270 Man vehicles that are at the service of the city of Nürnberg in many fields: in the transportation (buses and tramways), in the ecological service, in the firefighting department, in the city lighting enterprise, in the zoo, in the schools or water company. A comprehensive documentation with detailed descriptions and technical datas.
The fascinating and nostalgic history of the development of the public transport in Sernftal, Switzerland. From railway to buses, a chronological documentation of all urban and country transports filled with technical details, statistics and pictures.
This introduction to the world of taxicabs photographically chronicles the evolution of the American motorized taxi from its humble beginnings as electric hansom cabs to the current gas/electric hybrid SUVs currently appearing on both coasts. Enjoy the Taxi experience through photographs and the history of famous taxi marques, such as Yellow, General, Checker, DeSoto, Packard, Plymouth, Ford, & Studebaker - many minor companies are also represented with forgotten names like Rockwell, Five Boros, Paramount, Hupmobile and Diamond T. Oddball experiments, unusual taxis, lights, meters, and taxi memorabilia are highlighted._
The volume examines the development of the LT during the seventies. It paints an affectionate portrait of how London Transport and London County evolved during these years and how their vehicle fleet’s evolved. As in the other titles in the series, LT’s rail operations are also discussed. The book includes some 175 illustrations portraying the great variety of scenes visible on London’s roads and rails during this era.