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Domestic and International Traveler's Survival Guide: How To Interact With TSA, Customs, Immigration and Other Federal Officers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
When you leave the comfort of your home to travel by air either on a domestic or international flight, your plans should be met with ease and comfort. People travel for all types of reasons such as work, pleasure, sickness and even death. But nowadays if you don’t understand your rights or government regulations, it can be a very painful time for you and your family.
The Gas-Miser's Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Everything you wanted to know about saving gasoline, but didn't know who to ask.
Car buying made easy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Have you purchased a vehicle and felt like you spent more money than necessary? Did you make an emotional purchase? Would you like to make a more informed purchase next time? We have all the information you need to help you save hundreds, if not thousands! Never pay full price again!!!
Learning to Fly Aeroplanes and Helicopters
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Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
A 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, the articles in this book are aimed at those who are interested in learning to fly light aircraft, either fixed-wing or rotary, and those who are currently undertaking the Private Pilot's Licence course.
Panama 1914
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
PANAMA 1914 IS NOW BOARDING! Join this great voyage through the history of the Panama Canal, which is, one hundred years after its completion, on the eve of a new chapter in its spectacular history. From the early explorers, many seeking a critical water connection between two of the world’s great oceans to the determination of the best engineers of America, the BIG DIG finally opened for ships.
Wishford Station - Stations of the GWR
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
Wishford Station stood in Wiltshire on the main line from Salisbury to Bristol. For many years it was a thriving village station handling freight, passengers and livestock, but it closed in 1955 and is now no more.
Back To Sea (British Merchant Navy)
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Price: $7.40 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by M. Brown. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After a year at Leith Nautical College to obtain a 1st Class PMG Certificate in Radiotelegraphy, the author returns to sea on the old Blue Funnel ship Atreus which carries Muslim pilgrims to Jeddah on the homeward passage.
What You Should Know When Deciding Whether to Buy a New or Used Car
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Should you buy a new or used car? What is the difference? We walk through the two options using real numbers to show you which option is better and why, plus some ideas on saving cash for your next car.
AirSafe.com Airline Complaint Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,550. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Bringing together information from numerous airlines, government, agencies, and from the AirSafe.com network of web sites, this book provides airline passengers with advice on how effectively complain to their airline or to the TSA when they experience bad service. More importantly, it gives passengers detailed advice on how avoid situations that may lead to a complaint.
Refits, More Ways to Make Your Boat Better.
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Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Six chapters including marine refrigeration, hard stand haul out, refitting in Thailand, engine vibration problems, accessing components on board and mistakes made by builders we have to live with. Non technical and easily understood with a few laughs to make this a fun and informative read.
Your Moving Guide to an Organized Relocation
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,370. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
Moving can be overwhelming, but with patience, organization and a good sense of humor, it can be accomplished without the loss of hair or sanity (assuming you had those things to start with). This guide will help you with issues such as determining which items you will be taking, how to pack or if a professional mover is needed. It's your best investment for saving time and money.
Not Quite Classic Cars. Saved From the Scrapyard With a Rusty Spanner. Car Repairs on a Shoestring.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
This lovingly written little book recounts a true car enthusiast's thrifty repairs on cars that were never considered classics and mostly destined for the scrap yard! Enough images and 'car stuff' for the mechanic in you; enough story even for those with only a passing interest in cars, this book is a fantastic window on an era when everybody tinkered with their cars to keep them on the road.
Terra Nova: Antarctic Voyager
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
On the 15th June, 1910 the S.S. Terra Nova left Cardiff Docks to the cheers of a huge crowd, sailing into maritime history and carrying the hopes of a nation. With a foreword by Captain Scott's granddaughter, Dafila Scott, this book tells the story of the ship and the men who sailed on her, including her re-discovery in 2012.
Important Upgrades for Your Cruising Boat
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Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Canvas, sails, marine sanitation systems, redundant systems and fuel systems. Five easy to read chapters explaining the benefits and pitfals of these topics. Choose the best benefit for your money.
Think Like A Lawyer: Negotiating A New Car Purchase
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
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Buying a new car can be both exciting and frightening. There’s a lot of money at stake, and car salesmen are notoriously slick. This ebook will guide you through the car buying process, arming you with enough information and negotiating tools to bring the most battle-hardened salesman to his knees. Save hundreds, maybe even thousands, of dollars on your next new car purchase!
Two Clowns Cross the Pacific in a Small Boat
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Tells of a sailing journey from San Diego to Australia in a 40 foot sailing boat. Covers Mexico, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji. Also has a chapter on various events "that were too much fun," for the crew. Includes useful detail on various formalities required in the respective ports of call.
How to Select and Buy a Cruising Boat at Home or Offshore.
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Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: Australian English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Outlines the selection and purchase of cruising sailing boats with particular detail on purchasing from the USA. Includes checklists for boat inspections, discussion on vessel types, tax, formalities and importation methods. A light hearted but factual read as amusing as it is informative.
The Indianapolis 500, a History - Volume One: Resurrection and Blue Crowns
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Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,620. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
REVISED EDITION - First of five book series examining the history of the Indianapolis 500 from 1946 to 1969. Volume One: Resurrection and Blue Crowns includes the story of the Speedway’s catastrophic opening, its 1945 sale to Tony Hulman, and each race from 1946 through 1953, examining events and people who shaped the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing" and its legend.
Aviation at the Edge
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 104,650. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Three thousand feet above the Zambian bush, the DHC2 Beaver had only ten minutes' fuel remaining. Night was drawing in; ground features were indiscernible. I could not raise anyone on the radio. Would this be the end?
Renata Project
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
Renata Project is a new concept of city design and transportation. Remember; innovation doesn't have to be superimposed on a system that already exists. If we did, it would be unfixable.