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A U.S. Navy Submarine Disaster Block Island Sound, Rhode Island September 25, 1925
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The officers on S-51 were very young. The Commander was the only one of five who had seen service during World War I. The Navy believed this was a nonissue when it confronted the rival lawyers of the steamship company later in 1925. The Navy contended their officers were quite experienced, having trained at the Naval Academy in Annapolis and also the submarine school in New London, Connecticut.
Motorcycle Road Trips (Vol. 21) Road Trips (Part II) - Even More Cruisin' America
Series: Motorcycle Road Trips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
These six magazine articles examine more of the best two lane roads along a dozen or so road trips covering a few ten thousand miles - the trips that make you want to turn around and ride them again and again. CONTENTS: ALASKA MOTORCYCLE RENTAL REAL ROAD SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO MOTORCYCLE SCENE UNADILLA VALKYRIE TOURER YOU NEVER KNOW WHO YOU'RE TALKING TO Words - 8,210
Motorcycle Road Trips (Vol. 27) More American Motorcycle Museums & Collections - See For Yourself
Series: Motorcycle Road Trips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
These five magazine articles document some of the finest public museums and private collections in the United States. CONTENTS: AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM ANTIQUE AUTOMOBILE CLUB OF AMERICA RETRO TOURS WHEELS THROUGH TIME MUSEUM WOODSTOCK Words - 8,966
Motorcycle Dual Sporting (Vol. 3) More Dual Sporters & Thumper Humpers - Four Stroke Single Cylinder Motorcycling
Series: Motorcycle Dual Sporting. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
These ten magazine articles begin with six stories about dual sporters and continues with four articles looking at the latest trend in Thumpers (single-cylinder four strokes) - small bore city/suburban models (Cleveland Cycle Werks) and racing thumpers (Arenacross, Grand National Cross Country), including the latest trend in motorcycling - electric motorcycles (Zero X Enduro). Words - 12,862
The Crash of Eastern Air Lines Flight 663 February 8, 1965
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The instrument panels of pre-jet era 1950s aircraft are intricate and awe inspiring, especially for one who is unfamiliar with the technicalities of piloting. A lack of reaction time to correct the path of the DC-B7 is key to why the plane crashed. The Eastern propeller plane made a corrective maneuver that was replicated by the incoming Pan Am jet. It was what happened next that led to tragedy.
Train Tripping Around Melbourne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: Australian English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Travelling around Melbourne on a three day, 365 km self-guided railway adventure Down Under. A humorous travelling companion for exploring Australia's most cosmopolitan city by train.
Streamlining Airports
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Introduces futuristic ways for reducing wasted time at airports
The Wright Brothers: An 11-Minute Bathroom Genius Summary
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by BLVNP Incorporated. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
We know that your "Time is Valuable" so we keep it short and concise. It's not about the Price, but the Time. Know the exciting revelation and lessons between the Wright brothers - their expedition on making their human aviation into a reality. Know more with less time. Get your summary now!
The Galway and Salthill Tramway Company
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation
The history of Europe's most westerly tramway system in Galway Ireland from 1879 to 1919.
Smart-Repair: Eine kostengünstige Methode zum Lack bzw. Klarlack ausbessern
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 860. Language: German. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Smart-Repair: Eine kostengünstige Methode zum Lack bzw. Klarlack ausbessern
Motorenöle für Autos: Funktionen, Viskositäten und Qualitäten
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: German. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Motorenöle für Autos: Funktionen, Viskositäten und Qualitäten
Goodyear GA-28A/B Convoy Fighter: The Naval VTOL Turboprop Tailsitter Project of 1950
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
A detailed look at the Goodyear Aircraft Corporation GA-28A/B proposal, one of the competitors to the Convair XFY-1 and Lockheed XFV-1 VTOL aircraft of the 1950s. The GA-28A/B were VTOL turboprop tailsitters featuring a semi-delta, semi-midwing configuration with triple vertical tail surfaces. Features 40 high resolution illustrations, including detailed schematics and speculative color profiles.
A History of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet (CRAF) - Edgar Gorrell, World War II, Pan Am and British, Airlines, MATS, MAC, Military and Emergency Airlift, Cargo, Management, Enhancement, Desert Shield
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 220,010. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication tells the story of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet (CRAF).
Port Town: How the People of Long Beach Built, Defended, and Profited From Their Harbor
Price: Free! Words: 272,180. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Port of Long Beach. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Port Town: How the People of Long Beach Built, Defended, and Profited from Their Harbor, tells how the Port of Long Beach rose from a marshy mud flat to become an economic powerhouse, one of the greenest and most modern ports in the world.
By Day and By Night - The B17 and Lancaster Bomber Story
Price: $7.59 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The third book in the series tells the amazing story of America’s B-17, the Flying Fortress, and Britain’s Lancaster Bomber, the most renowned bombers of World War II.
Against All Odds - The Guinea Pig Story
Price: $7.59 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The second book in this series follows the history of the ‘Guinea Pig Club’, founded by the brilliant plastic surgeon, Sir Archibald McIndoe.
The Blenheim Bomber Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
The first book in this series tells the fascinating story and heroic reconstruction over two decades of the world’s only airworthy Bristol Blenheim bomber.
Classic Flight Testing at Edwards Air Force Base - A Career in Test and Evaluation: Reflections and Observations, Test Pilot Charles Adolph Oral History, F-111, Stall-Spin Testing, Culture, Combat
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,340. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication presents a fascinating oral history of Charles "Pete" Adolph, who retired as Director of Test and Evaluation.
Galway General Omnibus Company Limited
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » History » European
The Story of The Galway General Omnibus Company of County Galway in Ireland
To Love An Aluminum Bitch: Stories & Lyrics of Aviation Maintenance & Adventure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Repair & Maintenance
Aviation tales and poetry that will have you believing in heroes made of metal as well as flesh and bone; and dreaming of dancing in the upper atmosphere, even if our feet are most always stuck on the ground.