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All About Flying Helicopters
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Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This is the third collection of articles from flying instructor Helen Krasner's popular column in the publication "Flight Training News". The book is aimed at anyone who is interested in helicopter flying. Topics covered include flying helicopters in marginal weather, flying different helicopter types, and becoming a professional helicopter pilot and/or instructor.
The Union Pacific: America's Largest Railroad
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
A brief history of Americas' largest railroad whose founding father was Abraham Lincoln. The book traces the history from the beginnings until current times.
Railroad Employees In Wake County North Carolina
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
The Pennsylvania Railroad: A Brief Look in Time
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 26,940. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
Entire libraries could be written on the Pennsylvania Railroad ranging from its history to the different businesses it owned, far too much to cover here which is a mere brief history of the railroad. The Pennsy was an institution to the City of Philadelphia and State of Pennsylvania. For over 100 years, the keystone represented the PRR as much as it did the State of Pennsylvania itself.
Flying Aeroplanes and Helicopters: Beyond the PPL
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Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This is the second collection of articles from flying instructor Helen Krasner's popular column in the publication "Flight Training News". Written at various times over the period 2006 - 2011, this book is aimed at anyone who is interested in flying.
The B & O Railroad: A Brief History in Time
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The B & O Railroad is the first in a series of books on the History of the railroads that forged America
Help! They're All Out to Get Me! The Motorcyclists Guide to Surviving the Everyday World.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
Instructional "How To" Safety book for Motorcyclists. As useful for returning riders as for new comers to the sport as well as seasoned vets who want to refresh a few things.
One Hit Wonders: The Story of One Off Grand Prix Winners
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
A look at the drivers and teams who have won only one World Championship Grand Prix, since the formation of the championship in 1950. Updated for 2013 with all the latested information and statistics, plus photographs.
Покупаем автомобиль с пробегом
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: Russian. Published: December 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
The potential benefit of reading this manual is hundreds of thousands of rubles. That is an amount one can save by not committing the errors which people usually make buying a used car and becoming a victims of unscrupulous sellers. After reading my guide one can buy a used car feeling 100% insured against the costly mistakes.
True Aviation Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
These are some true aviation stories about flying a single-engine Cessna 172 from Denver to other states, mostly back east.
AirSafe.com Family Air Travel Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Everyone who flies has issues with things like security, baggage, and flight delays, but parents who fly with their children, and children who fly alone, face unique challenges when it comes to those issues, and to family travel issues like diaper changing and rules for unaccompanied minors. This book gives both parents and children plenty of advice on how to handle common air travel problems.
Grit, Grief And Gold: A True Narrative Of An Alaska Pathfinder
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Grit, Grief and Gold is an eyewitness account of M.J. Heney's railroad building in Alaska. Whiting was chief surgeon during construction of the White Pass & Yukon Route and Copper River & Northwestern Railway, as well as a good friend of "The Irish Prince of Alaska." This epub includes the original text and photos, an appendix that expands Whiting's account and additional photographs.
How to Buy a Car Online
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Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
A guide to help you if you are contemplating the purchase of a car or other vehicle through one of the many online auctions.
How to Buy a Car from an Auction
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Car auctions are an excellent way of buying a car, but beware, because the inexperienced and unwary can end up with a dog and I’m not talking about a furry four legged type with a cold wet nose. These simple pointers should help.
Nightmare in the Sky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This is a true story about a non-pilot, Bob, who goes on a flight to search for a downed plane. The pilot passes out, leaving Bob to try to fly the plane.
How to Get the Best Possible Deal on Your Next Vehicle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
How to Get the Best Possible Deal on Your Next Vehicle is the ultimate how-to guide when it's time to shop for your next car, truck or SUV. This easy-to-read guide is packed with information on how to negotiate and what traps to avoid when buying your next vehicle. You could save hundreds or even thousands of dollars off of your next purchase by following the steps laid out within.
The Failure of Homeland In-Security: The Government's Dirty Little Secrets from an Insider
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
The insider mentioned in the subtitle of this book is me, federal whistleblower Cathy Harris. I wrote this book to inspire and encourage other trailblazers facing crossroads in their lives to listen to their hearts. Do what’s right! Stand up for justice! Not only will others’ lives be enriched, so will your own.
How America Can Stop Importing Foreign Oil & Those Preventing It From Happening
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: 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.
Northern Pacific Railway Directory Fargo, North Dakota 1896-1916
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
My eBook consists of small bios of Northern Pacific Railway Employees in Fargo, North Dakota from 1896-1916. The biographical details includes ancestral information on each person who worked for N P Ry in Fargo. The e-book is pertinent to individuals who are railway enthusiasts. It is also a fine resource to learn more about Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN history.
The Hottest Cars of 2013: Powered by Cars.com
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Thanks to Cars.com, shopping for the newest cars on the market is now hassle free. Forget wading through complicated jargon and multiple sources. Now Cars.com has made it simple, with this compact, elegantly designed electronic guide (a new model itself!). "The Hottest Cars for 2013" offers comprehensive reports and entertaining expert commentary on all the revised and revamped models.