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Railroad Abandonment: A Catalyst for Urban Renewal in the San Fernando Valley, California
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Price: Free! Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
This academic research addresses railroad abandonment in the San Fernando Valley, California. Specifically, the Burbank Branch Line was analyzed as a case study to determine if abandonment stimulated urban renewal, and or redevelopment adjacent that right-of-way.
Beknopte gids voor het reizen per stoomtrein
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Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: Dutch. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In deze beknopte gids leest u wat u moet weten wanneer u met een stoomtrein wilt reizen.
I Never Wore Plaid: Insider secrets from a former car salesman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
"GIVE A PERSON A FISH AND THEY WILL EAT FOR A DAY, TEACH THEM TO FISH AND THEY WILL EAT FOR A LIFETIME" ​ You could hire an expensive car buying service every time you buy a car. Or maybe you could take your Mom or Dad with you when you buy your next car. Or better yet you can let me teach you how to buy a car right!
Inexpensive Subs: An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
A cubic design to make submarines cheaper to build. Some thoughts on construction, safety and uses proposed. This is basically a cargo submarine but with aircraft carrier potential.
The Fog and Tunnel Vision
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Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
This is a brief description of one of the hazards to be encountered when maneuvering a boat in the fog.
Tips On How to Build a Street Legal Motorized Bicycle; (That Will Save You a lot of Aggravation and Money)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by infoway. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / Repair & Maintenance
This book presents steps and numerous tips on how to build a safer street legal motorized bicycle. Even if your state does not have all these requirements, these typically make your bike safer. Please note that the motorized bicycle pictured on the cover of this book was a major project that took several months to build, as well as over $1,000.
Titanic's Last Secret
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
New take on the 1912 Titanic disaster. Little-known survivor Raimondo Vitillo insisted a ship pulled alongside Titanic, from the shadow of the iceberg. In 1911, White Star Line faced bankruptcy, insurers refusing to pay after the Royal Navy denied responsibility for a collision between HMS Hawke and Titanic’s sister ship Olympic. Did White Star find a radical solution to their financial turmoil?
Recommendations: The Fight Over Using Natural Gas for Transportation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,670. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana
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.
Adventures with a Moke
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This story takes the reader on a journey through the highs and lows of owning and driving a unique and not-very-pretty motor car on a daily basis. The adventures begin the day the author bought his Moke and continued to the sad day it was sold.
A Complete History of the Toyota Supra
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Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
A definitive history of the Toyota Supra, written by award-winning automotive historian Aaron Severson, with a forward by Tom Blackman of Olathe Toyota Parts Center. The book documents the development of each generation of the US-spec Supra, and includes original photos and technical specs.
Tolerating High G: An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Offers a contraption to mitigate g-forces in flight. Proposes new fighter techniques in conjunction with contraption. Opens up high g-force space transport to enhance man's space age capabilities.
Malaysia Missing Plane: The full story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Malaysia plane departs Kuala Lumpur to Beijing and vanishes without trace.
The Ultimate Asia Train Travel Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Have you ever wanted to travel around Asia and see all the beautiful places this great land has to offer? If you travel by airplane, you miss so much being in the air. If you travel by vehicle, you are cramped for hours and days and by the time you arrive to your destinations you are worn out. The train offers a great mode of transportation giving you the opportunity to relax while you observe the
The Ultimate Europe Train Travel Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Have you ever wanted to travel around Europe and see all the beautiful places this great land has to offer? If you travel by airplane, you miss so much being in the air. If you travel by vehicle, you are cramped for hours and days and by the time you arrive to your destinations you are worn out. The train offers a great mode of transportation giving you the opportunity to relax.
Top 10 Romantic Train Destinations in the USA
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
For couples who are seeking romance and traveling the Top 10 Romantic Train Destinations in the USA gives the top choices for traveling by train. Think of this book as a USA travel guide for couples wishing to take the train for romantic getaways. Each of the locations personifies romance with suggestions of where to stay and what to do.
A Flight With Hippo
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
(4.00 from 1 review)
A journey to any place in the world might be of the good choice, but a business trip when seeking relish is likely to be amiss. (This site doesn't seem to grant the whole content of my book, even though it is completely free. So, In order to read the whole story click on this link http://authonomy.com/books/58820/a-flight-with-hippo/ )
The Fight Over Using Natural Gas for Transportation: Antagonists
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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.
Air Seychelles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Air Seychelles was formed in 1976 when the Indian Ocean Island group achieved its independence. In 1979 the company established its inter-island flights from Mahe. In 1983 the government decided to set up its own airline for long-haul flights that continues to present day.Air Seychelles - A History
SAS Jets
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
This book completes the SAS Airline history the airline began its jet services with Sud Caravelles, and Convairs moving on to Douglas DC-8s and has continued to present day with an all-jet fleet that includes Airbuses and Boeing 747 Jumbo Jets
SAS Airlines - A History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: American English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
SAS as an amalgamation of three airlines can trace its history back to 1918. Post-WW II ABA of Sweden (previously SILA) DNL of Norway and DDL of Denmark were merged into SAS. The first service of the new airline was flown on 5 August 1946 by a Douglas DC-4 in SILA markings, as there had not been time to paint the new SAS name and emblem on the airplane.