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Transport & Logistic Glossary - A
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Price: $50.00 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
Transport & Logistic Glossary help power global operations that is a integrated tool with key logistics and compliance processes for successful companies in the world in the science of planning, organizing and managing activities that provide goods or services.
Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Deadly pirate attacks and a near collision with an oil tanker are just two of the dangers faced by the crews of today's container ships. 'Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day', is the story of life on the high seas, where real adventures still exist. The author recounts her adventures on the container ship Serenity River in this entertaining narrative travelogue.
The Doña
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
She to California as a young bride in an arranged marriage. Now she owns seventy-five square miles of property bordering the Mokelumne River where gold has been discovered. They want her land and will stop at nothing, even if it means her murder. Mitchell’s research of the customs and traditions of the mining towns and the ranchos gives The Doña authenticity.” The Modesto Bee
Seven Floors High
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,200. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Seven Floors High is based around a true story of life inside Iaxis, a "New Age" Internet company during the boom of 2000. This riveting and fast paced novel provides a vivid and humorous account of life inside Iaxis during this extravagant "dot.com" period.
7 Step Guide to Truck Freight Broker License for Transportation Broker Authority
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / transportation
For those in the trucking, logistics, and transportation industry, securing a freight broker license can seem like a daunting task. Having freight broker authority opens doors of opportunity that would have otherwise been closed to the typical contract motor carrier. Our 7 step guide offers 30+ power packed pages that will pave the way with invaluable forethought and digestible information.
Life on a Coastal Tug
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Pleasure boaters will frequently see tugs and ships, but were they anything other than a moving blip on the seascape to the observer? I have worked on coastal tugs for over thirty years and I can tell you that it's not just a skill and a job, but an entire way of life. This book gives an idea as to what daily life is like on a commercial, sea going tugboat.
Other Options
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Eddie has a great life with a loving wife and fabulous job.Unfortunately, his wife doesn’t feel the same way, leaving Eddie for another man.As an ice miner, he’s expected to spend months at a time on his ship. Will being trapped on a ship with a woman help Eddie get over his fear and hatred of women and move on with his life? Are there any other options?
The Trials of Obed Marsh
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
H. P. Lovecraft's The Shadow Over Innsmouth introduced us to a corrupt and fallen town, owned and controlled by the dark Esoteric Order of Dagon. But how did Innsmouth fall so far from the healthy New England town that it had been? What could possibly convince an entire port town to abandon their beliefs and morality for the darker path of the Necronomicon? This is the fall of Innsmouth.
A Tramp for all Oceans
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The exploits, memories and experiences of a young man who arrived in Hong Kong at an early age, grew up there then embarked upon a career at sea as a Apprentice Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy. Set in the 1960's the main theme is Asia, India, Oceania, East and South Africa. It traces the voyages and adventures of this young man during his novice years spent at sea.
The Widow Wave: A True Courtroom Drama of Tragedy at Sea
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,950. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tort and liability
Real courtroom story that reads like a suspense novel. "An intelligently told true story of honor, integrity and justice. The Widow Wave reminded me of The Perfect Storm, played out in a taut courtroom thriller. Jacobs masterfully weaves the harrowing tale of the last voyage of Aloha, and courtroom battle that followed. A great read." -- Robert Dugoni, NYT bestselling author of 'My Sister's Grave'