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HELIUM PHOENIX: The Rise of Turtle Airships
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Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 62,390. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
FLYING CRUISE SHIPS! SOLAR POWERED FLIGHT! This book is a verisimilitude history of Turtle Airships Company and of particular airship accounts, including: Giant Airship Tour Around-the-World, Secret Military Airships, Hospital Airships, Interviews with employees and Airship design and Business notes from the Founder of Turtle Airships. (REGISTER FOR POTENTIAL FREE AIRSHIP RIDES!)
Squawk 7700
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 142,300. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Squawk 7700 is a timely, eye opening, must read aviation autobiography. My personal experiences as an airline pilot and as acting first officer aboard US Airways Flight 1549 that ditched into the Hudson River, I recommend Squawk 7700 for anyone interested in an aviation career, and mandatory reading for those who fly on our national airline system. Jeff Skiles, First Officer US Airways Flight 1549
Kauai Tips Tricks and Secrets
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This unique eBook is interactive with hyperlinks through out with maps, coupon codes, YouTube videos etc. With all the smart phones,tablet PC’s and e-readers I felt this was the ultimate guide on how to get to Hawaii for as little $ as possible and what to do when you get there. Enjoy this interactive guide to help you have fun and get the most out of your trip.
The Empty Carousel a Consumer's Guide to Checked and Carry-on Luggage
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Traveling across the country or around the world hasn't been this difficult since the days of covered wagons and tall masted sailing ships. At least back then it was easier to keep track of your luggage! Focusing specifically on the subject of travel luggage, "The Empty Carousel: A Consumer's Guide to Checked And Carry-on Luggage by Scott T. Mueller is an indispensable travel guide.
The Outer Whorl - Essays of an Airline Pilot
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Twenty related essays on pursuing a career as a military and airline pilot--a career pursued not only to see the world, but also to gain an appreciation for the beauty and challenges that a life in aviation offers. The Outer Whorl is an introspective look at the allure of airline flying and how that world was irrevocably destroyed on 9/11. A narrative appreciated by both pilots and passengers.
Cold September
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
From the quiet mountains of California to the heart of France, an unsuspecting teen girl first has to take down the world's e-commerce backbone; and then stop the people who put her up to it. There's no telling who can be trusted and who can't be in this international thriller. The mystery is will Mia be able to figure out the pieces in time to save her life?
Flying Colors
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jonathan cracks open many doors for an intimate yet revealing look at a world most people never get to see; Apartheid, civil aviation, Israel, gay rights & more “I really enjoyed [your book]. I read it in one sitting and found it absolutely riveting. You’re both a strong writer and a gifted story teller. Many thanks for sharing it with me.” Matt Mills, Editorial Director, Pink Triangle Press.
Sir Allen & Me: An Insider's Look at R. Allen Stanford and the Island of Antigua
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,800. Language: American English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Author Robert Hoffman went to work for R. Allen Stanford in the late 90s to start up a newspaper on the island of Antigua. This book tells the story of the rise and fall of "Sir Allen" and one of the most spectacular financial collapses in modern history. Later convicted of several counts of fraud, the ego-obsessed Stanford will spend the rest of life in federal prison.
Carried by an Angel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When an engine blows up right at takeoff, an airliner faces major problems. To make matters worse, other problems surface making the flight "an accident waiting to happen!" If not for the fantastic assistance of a guardian Angel and the skill of the Captain and the Co-pilot, the passengers and crew may end up scattered throughout the North Carolina hills in a burning heap
The Middle Seat - Volume I First Class V. Coach. I'll Take First Class Please...
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Series: The Middle Seat, Volume I. Price: Free! Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A humorous collection of blog posts from the Travel Blog, The Middle Seat by Blogger and frequent business traveler Jay Conlin. A corporate Labor Negotiator, Conlin blogs about his various business travel headaches, successes and failures capturing the "spirit" of the Weary "Road Warrior".