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Triking into Retirement
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Retirement means having the time to pursue your dreams of traveling. This book explores the world of three wheeled motorcycles and proves that you are never to old to try new things. Explore the experience of travel across county in the open air on a trike. Learn about the ins and outs of motorcycling - three wheeled style! Retirement can be fun and exciting.
Life on the Water: Logbooks and Journals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,140. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A brief account of living in the Cook Islands, South Pacific (1991) and logbooks of the three summers I spent on the Whimsey, a wooden sailboat I built in 2003 and sailed around the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia. As well, in 2004, I canoed the St John River in New Brunswick. Come learn along with me as I discovered, by times slowly and always with delight, what a life on the water entailed.
Full Size Jeep Buyer's Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
This book provides a great deal of technical information about the Jeep Wagoneer and Gladiator line from 1962 until 1991. Engine, transmission and other technical information is summarized, as well as a detailed step by step list of areas to examine before purchasing, or to determine improvements. Pictures of a variety of FSJs are included in the book.
The Crash Of An Air France Constellation That Killed Boxer Marcel Cerdan And Violinist Ginette Neveu October 28, 1949
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Marcel Cerdan died on his way to the United States where he was to train for a middleweight championship fight against Jake LaMotta, who won the title from Cerdan in Detroit in a previous bout. Ginette Neveu, a renowned violinist, was traveling to the U.S. for her third concert tour. She was accompanied by her brother, J.P., who played the piano. The plane crash produced a number of lawsuits.
Marconi Radio Officer
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Price: $7.96 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
The story of my father who joined the Merchant Navy as a Radio Officer in November 1939 at just under 18 years old. The ships he sailed on, the convoys they sailed with, the losses on the convoys and the ports visited are all in the story. Details of the Canadian escort corvettes are given along with images of notable corvettes and all of my fathers ships .
100 Soaljawab Penting Aircond Kereta
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Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: Malay. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Identifying and solving car airconditioning problems based on real questions from car users
The Smell of Diesel
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Price: $5.61 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
The personal account of my working life as a lorry driver beginning in the 1960s. The lorries driven, the loads carried on general haulage, and the companies I worked for are all narrated in the story. My personal life is mentioned along with the many friends I made over the years .The work of an earlier lorry driver is described, not just the driving but also the difficult manual work involved.
Saqqara Bird
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Attention all you ancient alien believers! Here's a replica of what our friends way out in the Cosmos gave the early Egyptians over 2,300 years ago. But for now all we have left is a 7 inch wooden scale model. Who knows what maybe still buried under the sands near the Pyramids. A full sized exotic flying machine? This ebooks answers some of these questions and poses a few more! Enjoy!
Mercedes-Benz, SLK R172
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / History
This new e-book is all about the R172, the third generation SLK and covers the car's complete history. It lets the reader experience driving the SLK250 CDI, advises on future potential vario roof issues and talks about the different multimedia options. It explains the SLK's VIN, the various option packages plus the different model and equipment codes
Mercedes-Benz, SLK R171
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This new e-book is all about the R171, the second generation SLK and covers the car's complete history. It lets the reader experience driving the SLK55 AMG, talks about occasional early problems with the M272 engine and discusses potential issues with the vario roof. It explains the SLK's VIN, the different model and equipment codes and it gives advice of what to look out for in a second hand SLK
Mercedes-Benz, SLK R170
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This new e-book is all about the SLK R170. It covers the complete history of the first generation SLK, talks about the different engine options with pre-facelift and facelifted SLKs, discusses possible issues with the vario roof and explains the SLK's VIN. It also gives a detailed list of the different model and equipment codes and it helps with what to look out for in a second hand SLK
The Day the Whistles Cried: The Great Cornfield Meet at Dutchman's Curve
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
Two steam locomotives collide head-on in a cornfield at the edge of Nashville on July 9, 1918, taking the lives of more than a hundred people and injuring at least 300 others. This tragic tale, set against a backdrop of wartime urgency and human error, unfolds in the midst of the racial and societal divisions of the early twentieth century: a riveting story of decided historical impact.
The $100 Hamburger - 2014/15
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
“The $100 Hamburger – 2014/15” follows John Purner's three editions of the very popular “The $100 Hamburger- A Guide to Pilot’s Favorite Fly-In Restaurants”. Everything you need to know to make a decision for your next burger run is included; maps, phone numbers, website URLs and email addresses. Includes the Best of the Best list for 2014/15!
02 Golf
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Come along with a Silicon Valley escapee as he accepts the challenege of flight and does so with an inexpenisve used aircraft purchased for less than the cost of a cheap car. Let your imagination take you along as he makes his first long cross country flight in this small, frail airplane. Meet the people he meets and live the experience through the eyes of someone just like you, a person who decid
BLUE
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Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
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Interstate: Confessions of a Rookie Truck Driver
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: 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.
Chevrolet Corvair Design And Engineering Flawed From Its Inception
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Ralph Nader was a critic of the Chevrolet Corvair. A book he wrote cited the rear-engine car's tendency to roll over, even at slow speeds. Nader was vocal at Senate hearings regarding Corvair's most egregious flaw. This was a seepage of carbon dioxide into the car's passenger compartment. My ebook looks at GM's consistent denials of any problems despite numerous deaths among Corvair owners.
Long - Long - Short . Long - : Railway Scenes 2013-2014
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial
Over sixty beautiful railway images combining scenery and rail action covering locations from Washington and Oregon, out into neighboring states, even a couple photographs from Texas. Come along with us on a journey through the living history of the railroad.
The Big Car Con
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Why do car makers spend so much on advertising? Why is congestion still such a problem? Why do so many motorists buy expensive gas-guzzlers? Imagine if cars were designed by engineers rather than by the marketing department. ‘The Big Car Con’ shows how it is possible to both improve our transport system and reduce motoring costs . Buy this book, cut your motoring costs and save the world!
New Zealand Railways
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Chris O'Byrne. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
New Zealand railway builders surmounted many obstacles: the terrain, a sparse and scattered population, two islands separated by an often stormy stretch of water, demands from every small settlement for their own railway line. But build a railway system — and a comprehensive one at that — New Zealand did. This is the story of that railway, from its heyday to the day of reckoning.