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The Mercedes 180, 190 Ponton
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
The 180 W120 ponton was launched in 1953 and became the first mass-produced Mercedes. Revised in early 2016, this e-book covers the complete history of the 180 and 190 models. Chassis number and data card are explained in detail and a buyer’s guide can serve as reference for any would-be ponton owner. A ride in an old 180D and the story of the South-African "bakkie" are further highlights
The Mercedes 300S, Sc
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The 300S W188 was considered the true successor of the monumental pre-war 500 and 540K cars. It was the third major new introduction by Daimler-Benz within 1951. This e-book was revised in March 2016 and covers also the very interesting coach-built versions in detail. It comes with great recent color photography and explains the cars' chassis number and data card in detail
The Mercedes W108, W109
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,180. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The Mercedes W108 series was a welcome change from the fintails. It was a move away from the previous philosophy that one design caters in variations to the needs of people from the taxi driver to the chief executive. Revised in Aug. 2015, this book comes with a comprehensive buyer's guide, explains the chassis number/data card in great detail and offers some great recent color photography
The Mercedes W110 Fintail
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The W110 has two advantages over its larger W111 brother: it is more reasonably priced and it is more economical to maintain. And there are two things it shares with its bigger alternative: it is as much fun to drive and good examples are as difficult to come by. This e-book with COMPREHENSIVE BUYER'S GUIDE and superb recent color photography will help you to get to know these nice cars better.
The Mercedes 190SL
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
As the 300SL has reached price levels that are out of reach for the large majority of SL aficionados, many opt for the next best thing, which is in case of the SL the 190SL. This has the consequence that also prices for the small sibling have risen beyond one's belief. This revised ebook will help you with its buyer's guide to find the right one. It also explains the data card and chassis number
The Mercedes 220
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The 220 W187, launched in 1951, was the first six-cylinder executive Mercedes, introduced after WWII and offered with its cabriolet and coupe versions stunningly beautiful cars. This guide was revised in March 2016 and comes with superb recent color photography. The car’s chassis number and data card are explained in great detail and also the exterior and interior color options covered.
The Mercedes 219, 220 Ponton
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The six-cylinder ponton series, launched in 1954, continued the success story of the 180. Fully revised in early 2016, this e-book covers with superb recent color photography the complete history of the 219 and 220 ponton series with its two-door derivations. It explains the chassis number and data card in great detail and a comprehensive buyer’s guide can help to select the right ponton model.
The Mercedes Pagoda SL
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The pagoda W113 is for many the ultimate SL. Its looks, speed, comfort and reliability make it today an unbeatable proposition. Fully revised in August 2015, this book can help with its buyer's guide to find the right one. It explains in great detail the chassis number/data card, looks at coach-built versions and comes with superb recent color photography.
The Mercedes 300SL
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The 300SL is a true automotive icon, for some the coupe more than the roadster. This e-book covers the car's history, lets the reader experience a special pre-production roadster and comes like all other books by the author superbly illustrated with many recent color photos. It explains in detail the chassis number and data card and ends with two men, who used the Gullwing as daily driver
Not Quite Classic Cars. Saved From the Scrapyard With a Rusty Spanner. Car Repairs on a Shoestring.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
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.
The Mercedes W111/W112 Coupes and Cabriolets
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The two-door W111/112 models belong for many Mercedes fans to the most beautiful cars created by Daimler-Benz after WWII and this e-book tells their story. Completely revised in summer 2015, it comes with a comprehensive buyer’s guide and superb recent color photography. Both chassis number and data card are explained in great detail plus recent price developments discussed.
Full Size Jeep Buyer's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
This book provides a great deal of technical information about the Jeep Wagoneer and Gladiator line from 1962 until 1991. Engine, transmission and other technical information is summarized, as well as a detailed step by step list of areas to examine before purchasing, or to determine improvements. Pictures of a variety of FSJs are included in the book.
The First Ferraris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
This book includes some of the first cars built by Enzo Ferrari. The 125 S and the 166 MM are included and are considered some of the rarest Ferraris in the world. A brief history and well-taken photos make this book great for car buffs of all ages.
The Mercedes 600
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Developed with costs being no object, the 600 was a majestic, technically highly advanced limousine. It was above anything that had been introduced so far and for many years, it would set the automotive standards. If you are interested to read more about this fascinating car, this e-book tells its story. Fully updated in Dec. 2016, it explains chassis number/data card and looks at recent prices
Past the Hood Ornament
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,400. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
Growing up in Pennsylvania, author Mike Carmichael could be found either at the library or “out tearing up a back road somewhere.” That love of both books and cars is borne out in the pages of his debut book, Past The Hood Ornament: Life Through The Rearview Mirror. In the tradition of story tellers like Jean Shephard.
Gerhard Mitter Porsche & BMW Formula One, Sports Car Driver and European Hill Climbing Champion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Gerhard Mitter dominated hill climbing in Europe during the mid 1960s. He also won the first Formula Junior championship in a family owned car. Gerhard was a Porsche factory driver beginning in 1964. Not until the final year of his life did he switch marques, moving to BMW. Mitter was a tenacious, gritty driver whose brilliance as a competitor was most evident at the '69 Targa Florio in Sicily.
Meine vier Oldtimer Raritäten
Price: $2.65 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: German. Published: March 31, 2014 by Ebozon Verlag. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Vintage & Post Vintage Car. Das Oldtimer Quartett – Vom Traum zur Wirklichkeit.
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.
A Life Worth Living
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Born into poverty as a child of a sharecropping family, Bill York learned throughout his early years the value of hard work, obtaining an education, and instilling Christian values into his daily life. In a delightfully refreshing and revealing tone, Bill shares principles that brought him out of poverty and low self esteem into a full, rich, and rewarding life.
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!).

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