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Interstate: Confessions of a Rookie Truck Driver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
Join author Doug Sanderson as he maneuvers his way through truck driver school and starts moving freight down the interstates from the front seat of an eighteen wheeler. Learn a little about the lifestyle of a professional driver; the long hours, the log books, the truck stops, and the reasons for the huge turnover in this industry that is so vital to our economy.
Recommendations: The Fight Over Using Natural Gas for Transportation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,670. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
As of April 2014, the author of this report has spent two years investigating the advantages and disadvantages of using natural gas for transportation. He feels passionately about the need for this country to convert to natural gas to fuel the nation's trucks. In this report, he outlines his recommendations to accomplish this and provides further data to support his positions.
The Fight Over Using Natural Gas for Transportation: Antagonists
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
This is the second report by Western Research Institute, Inc., on how a few people and corporations have thwarted what is in the best interests of the United States and its citizens. It explores how a group of extremely wealthy individuals have controlled Congress through lobbyists, contributions to lawmakers, and huge donations to front groups and foundations.
TRUCKING IN THE USA - Freight Broker Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
This book is designed to meet the distinct needs of a transportation broker both now and in the future or for the needs of an individual who want to start their own freight brokerage, or for the one that wants to understand transportation brokers and broker regulations. Written and compiled by a retired Special Agent of the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC).
How America Can Stop Importing Foreign Oil & Those Preventing It From Happening
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
America has an oversupply of cheap clean natural gas. This country needs to wake up to the fact of these new-found riches. This report tells how switching to natural gas can put millions of people to work, put extra dollars in every motorist's pocket and leave hundreds of billions of dollars in circulation in America instead of being sent overseas.
Highway America - The Life of a Trucker
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
Highway America is a must-read trucking and travel guide for anyone wanting to drive across America or work as an interstate trucker. Peter Blakeborough, a native of New Zealand, recounts his life on the road with humor and graphic detail.