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How to be a Repoman The Complete Repo Operation Guide
Price: Free! Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Vehicle repossession is a recession proof business that will always be a necessity. Work for banks, small business, buy-here-pay-here dealerships and auto finance companies as an independent repo man. Learn the business from all angles with trade secrets and resources from every state. This book includes sample forms and legal language along with a detailed explanation of recovery laws.
The Air Travel Trigger Effect: Discover The Secret Effect That Kills Thousands Of Airline Passengers Every Year
Series: DeliveredOnline Guides, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,190. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book shows how to avoid illness and even death as a result of the trigger effect caused by air travel. Thousands of people fall ill or die every year from the trigger effect; that is, from diseases or medical conditions that can be tipped or triggered into a critical phase during or after an air trip. If you ever travel by air this book is a 'must read'.
Sound RIDER! @ 10 Years
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
2009 marked the 10th anniversary of what is today the longest running journal about riding motorcycles in the Pacific Northwest. Sound RIDER! @ 10 Years begins in 1999 in a small condominium in Seattle’s Eastlake neighborhood. Over 10 years it blossoms into a full-fledged online magazine, event promotion entity, publishing company and online mercantile.
Help для помощников капитана (и не только...)
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 56,060. Language: Russian. Published: May 24, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / Pictorial
A very short "cheat sheet" on various aspects of working on the modern tankers. With unconventional language, typos and special tanker "slang." Here is what you really need to know. Information for training navigators of different levels. An author is the captain, who has an experience of working for various companies, with the mixed crews and at the shore-based positions such as superintendent,
Having Fun over Bristol, World Capital of Hot Air Ballooning
Series: Photo Albums, Book 9 · Budget Holidays Europe. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A hot air balloon ride over Bristol including forty panoramic, colour photographs. Taking-off in the early morning from Ashton Court Estate, west of the city and landing near Pucklechurch to the east, our flight lasted for about 1 hour and was wonderful value-for-money.
TRUCKING IN THE USA - Freight Broker Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
This book is designed to meet the distinct needs of a transportation broker both now and in the future or for the needs of an individual who want to start their own freight brokerage, or for the one that wants to understand transportation brokers and broker regulations. Written and compiled by a retired Special Agent of the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC).
Railtrack and Other Letters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 and represented by JM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
I have a boast to make: I am a Railway Enthusiast - a veritable Anorak. So, when I noticed that Railtrack PLC (a Public Limited Company incorporated in England and Wales on 28th of February 1994) had re-registered as a Private Limited Company (on 3rd February 2003) and was now known as Network Rail Infrastructure Limited), it occured to me that the company name Railtrack was available.
On the Road: Contributions to the Weekly Dispatch, 1920-1921
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 6. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
These articles represent the very earliest published writings of Henry Williamson, appearing in the Weekly Dispatch between July 1920 and January 1921 during his short-lived Fleet Street career. They include ‘The Country Week’ (short nature sketches) and ‘On the Road’ (a weekly column on light cars that offered occasionally somewhat dubious advice!).
Doctor Who? The Atomic Bomber Beeching and his War on the Railways.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,980. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads, Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation
Doctor Who? Richard Beeching is the infamous architect of massive British railway closures in the 1960's, designed to boost the roads lobby.He was also, revealed for the first time, one of the key designers of the British A-bomb. Doctor Who's story is employed by the author to attack the inability of British transport planners and politicians to design a coherent transport policy.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.& S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
How To Avoid Being Stuffed With The Car You Don’t Want!
Series: How to Avoid Being Stuffed With The §#**€ You Don't Want!, Book 2. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
2 checklists with step-by-step instructions to save you time, effort, money and grief! On The Phone - in 10 minutes you'll know if you want to view that car At The Viewing - in 10 minutes you'll know if the car and the seller are straight. You don’t get dirty hands. You don’t crawl under cars. You don’t need any mechanical knowledge at all.
The Impossible Takes a Little Longer
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 89,320. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
This is a true account of an incredible journey across the world, driving a Land Rover. The year is 1957, and the intrepid Eric Edis has an expedition planned on scraps of paper.
Principles of Flight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This article covers one very important principle of flight and is aimed at private pilots. It covers the use of throttle and yoke to control climb and air speed. Confusing these two can lead to hard landings and bad instrument approaches.
Restoring the 1964-1966 Mustang with Integrity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
With the 50th anniversary of the Mustang’s introduction coming in 2014, there has been a tremendous amount of renewed attention given to the early model years, 1964 to 1966. Those three years are what this book has concentrated on; the true beginnings. Restoring the 1964-66 Ford Mustang reveals the important details you need to consider to remain true to the original classic Mustang vision.
Maverick Pilot, Volume Three
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Freight dog to freelance, is flying freighters around the world. Then, becoming an independent international instructor, a test pilot, and the director of flight operations for a flag carrier in the Pacific. It's all PG rated, just a bunch of hangar-flying stories. It's a grand run I'm sharing with you. One that allowed me to taste many of the flavors life offers; for that I'm forever thankful.
Maverick Pilot, Volume Two
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Props to Jets, volume two takes me from Honolulu to Hong Kong (where I met and married Vickie.) Flying a dc-3 round trip, once a week to Vung Tau and Cam Ranh bay during the war. I then hired on to fly jets with overseas national airways, a growing supplemental airline. Before deregulation put the airline out of business I learned how to span oceans carrying passengers and cargo.
Maverick Pilot, Volume One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,660. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Minnow to mercenary, volume one, tells of learning to fly, dealing with engine failure, smuggling seafood off beaches in Mexico and going to jail, flying corporate, fighting in the Congo, timber spraying, getting shot at in Laos, and Vietnam. Captain Case’s destiny was life-on-the-edge adventure.
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Three: Watson’s Wonders (1959 – 1962)
Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,860. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Volume Three: Watson's Wonders (1959 – 1962) tells the story of the how the racing creations of A.J. Watson came to dominate this era at the Speedway, to then be challenged by the rear engine creations of the Coopers and Mickey Thompson. Each year features an epic "500", with Speedway legends Jim Rathmann, A.J. Foyt and Rodger Ward (twice) the victors.
Flygirl Adventures: An Autoflyography
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,400. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
A candid, funny heart-warming account of one girl's struggle to achieve her dream - to fly! And it's all here - the agonies and ecstasies of failure and triumph. Initially rejected as an air hostess, Mays then became a flying instructor and subsequently an executive jet pilot for the world's rich and famous, thereby offering us a unique glimpse into the world of private jet travel.
The Key To Your Car
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
A simple consumer's guide to operating, maintaining & optimizing your vehicle. This book covers the information you don't know, always wondered about & wished you could ask an expert. Everything from what the warning lights mean on your dashboard to how to jump-start a car is discussed. Written in easy to understand terms, it is just the information you need to feel confident about your car.