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100,000 BMW Prayer Miles
By Timothy Lindstrom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
100,000 miles on a Sport BMW motorcycle? And you are riding that kind of miles in 5 years? Most of the time alone? Follow along as I give Praise and worship to Jesus Christ my savior and LORD as I ride or repair one BMW K1100RS.
Earthbound Misfit
By Jerry Foster
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 199,520. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Earthbound Misfit is the compelling story of a pioneer of TV news aviation. A story that details his rise to fame, his fall from grace, and his redemption through the outreach of his many fans, and friends.
Basic Aeronautics
By Raymond Hill
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Basic science of the principles of flight which covers, using relatively simple maths and physics, the scope and the required design parameters to begin to design and build a simple aeroplane.
Nightmare in the Sky
By David Barth
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.
Buying and Riding a Motorcycle in South East Asia
By Sherrie McCarthy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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When it comes to riding Southeast Asia the big question is not "should I buy or should I rent" but rather "where do I even start?" The authors were confronted with just this question as they attempted to plan a motorcycle trip throughout Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia & Laos. Every answer they found was different. So they decided to write this handbook as a guide for other new riders in the region.
The Mercedes W108, W109
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the second, revised edition of the e-book about the history of the Mercedes W108, 109 six-cylinder sedans. It was published in Dec. 2013. The book has over 60 unique photoss, most of them in color. The author has over 20 Mercedes-Benz e-books and books to his credit. This guide covers the design, development and engines of the 250,280 and 300 series. It also deals with the coachbuilders.
Your Road to Wings: How to Become an Air Force Pilot
By Jonathan Kulak
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Military
Your Road to Wings: How to Become an Air Force Pilot, will guide and inspire anyone with a burning desire or a simple interest to becoming an Air Force pilot. The book covers all the major stages on Your Road to Wings and offers some insider tips based upon the author's experience.
The Big Dipper Route
By Danny Bereza
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,520. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
A true story of how a young bush pilot matured as a pilot and as a man through solving the problems he encountered, and we gain an insight into the interaction of the white and the native communities in the wilds of the Canadian Arctic.
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Three: Watson’s Wonders (1959 – 1962)
By Brian G. Boettcher
Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
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.
Important Upgrades for Your Cruising Boat
By John Champion
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.
From Smoke to Mirrors
By Kevin Cudby
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,490. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
A car-friendly guide to the future of transport, written for non-technical readers by a car enthusiast and manufacturing engineer. From Smoke to Mirrors shows why renewable petrol and diesel in New Zealand will be more affordable in the future than conventional fuels are today. Describes a flexible transition plan that keeps New Zealand's options open in case someone invents a better car or truck.
Happy Henry
By George Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Henry is a huge giant of a man, slightly retarded and so obsessed with sex that he often mistakes transvestites for real women with hilarious results. He is kept in check by his ancient mentor's walking stick as they cavort around the UK and Europe on a series of ruined motorcycles, causing as much mayhem as possible. Happy Henry first appeared in the now defunct Used Motorcycle Guide...
How to Select and Buy a Cruising Boat at Home or Offshore.
By John Champion
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.
Refits, More Ways to Make Your Boat Better.
By John Champion
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.
Understanding Air France 447
By Bill Palmer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
The most comprehensive coverage to date of Air France 447, an Airbus A330 that crashed in the ocean north of Brazil on June 1, 2009, killing all 228 persons on board. The book details the crew's failure to maintain aircraft control after a minor failure. Repeatedly hailed as a "must read" for all pilots, the book highlights critical shortcomings in training leading to loss of control in flight
Make Money Selling Auto Parts
By Richard Bogdanowicz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
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