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The Ride of My Life: From Street Gangs to Motorcycle Clubs to Social Worker
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2023 by DartFrog Blue. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
The Ride of My Life is a coming-of-age book, both for Justin DeLoretto and for a new generation of youth caught in the riptide of a world increasingly defined by personal gain over communal well-being.
Freight Dispatcher Training: How to Build and Run a Successful Truck Dispatching Business Without Owning a Single Truck
Do you want to effortlessly master the freight dispatching business to build the life you really want without leaving the comfort of your home? (Oh, and did I mention these strategies can work even if you have zero experience with freight dispatching or have failed as a truck dispatcher in the past?) Keep reading because 90% of Truck Dispatchers fail within their first month in freight...
Understanding Air France 447
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
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
Skygods: The Fall of Pan Am
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,510. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
SKYGODS is the saga of America's most glamorous airline. Told from multiple viewpoints--pilots, stewardesses, management executives--SKYGODS is the dramatic story of the rise and fall of Pan American World Airways.
Trucking Business Startup: Build a Long-Term, Highly Profitable Trucking Company From Scratch in Just 30 Days Using Up-to-Date Expert Business Success Secrets
Start Your Own Successful Trucking Business, Achieve Consistently Growing Profits, & Minimize Risks — Keep Reading! The trucking industry is one of the most recognized areas of commerce in the country. Long-haul trucks are responsible for an estimated 60% of America's daily imports and exports, resulting in over $732 billion per year. Without trucks, many industries wouldn't be able to function...
Collision on Tenerife: The How and Why of the World's Worst Aviation Disaster
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military » Military / Aviation
The world’s worst air disaster happened more than 40 years ago on a remote Atlantic Ocean island, when two fully loaded 747 passenger jets collided after a horrendous series of human errors.
Porsche Boxster: The Practically Free Sportscar
Have you ever dreamed of owning a Porsche Boxster? Now you can turn your dreams into reality. You are about to discover that not only is your dream Porsche within easy reach, but with the right strategy it can even be practically free motoring. In this book bestselling Porsche author Robert McGowan will remove the guesswork in acquiring the perfect Porsche Boxster and gently guide you through...
Independent Adjuster's Playbook: Step by Step Guide & Roadmap to Becoming a Successful Independent Adjuster
Series: IA Playbook Series, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2022 by Chris Stanley. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance / automobile, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Are you ready to start working as an independent adjuster? Sick of waiting? Would you like to own your own business in a recession-proof industry and requires no college education? Do you need a map that will take you from having zero experience to getting claims as fast as possible... without the frustration, heartache, and the dreaded waiting…? In this conversational and action-oriented book...
The Automotive Repair Guide for Beginners
This book is a educational book for information about the automotive information in the mechanical world. If you want to learn some tips and tricks in the auto field this guide is for you. "Self education is the key for success."
Airline Pilot Interview
Preparing for an airline pilot interview can be a daunting experience, whether it's your first time or you're a hardened veteran. That's why this ebook is a must-have for any pilot looking to land their dream job. With a comprehensive guide to the entire application process, including detailed explanations of the different types of questions and how they assess your core competencies, this...
Automotive Sensor Testing and Waveform Analysis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
This book covers the operation and testing of most modern automotive engine sensors, such as MAF, MAP, TPS, APP, WSS, ECT and most others that comprise a modern automotive electronic systems. Emphasis is also placed on testing procedures and the flow of diagnostics. The book can be understood by professional and DIY techs alike.
The Happy Mechanic: Making Money and Starting Your Own Business as a Self-Employed Car Mechanic
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Steve Sorensen. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
Make $100 here, $500 there, fixing cars in your spare time. People are too busy to take their car to a dealership for service. Being a self-employed mobile mechanic fills that need, and can bring you a substantial income. You already know how to fix cars. You're 95% of the way there. You just need to know the business of being a self-employed...
PowerPlay: Engine Wars in Commercial Aviation - Part I - GE Aviation, Pratt & Whitney, Rolls Royce, Safran
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2023 by Rajat Narang. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is the analysis-based story of those complex strategy choices, decisions & moves made by leading turbofan engine OEMs of the era and also covers path-breaking innovations, products & technologies, some of which, disrupted commercial aviation fundamentally while some others, which were discarded back then, are re-emerging now, reincarnated in a new avatar, to solve sustainability challenges.
Porsche 911:The Practically Free Supercar
Have you ever dreamed of owning a Porsche? This book is for you! Learn how you can already affoed the car of your dreams and also how to get your money back come resale. Learn how to spot potential IMS RMS and bore scoroing on affected cars. All Porsche sportscars covered.
Introduction to Basics of Car Ownership Auto Mechanics Fundamentals
Introductory book to the basics of automobile ownership. In this book is being explained most information regarding acquisition, operation and troubleshooting in an easy and direct approach. Some of the subjects covered are: How and where to buy cars Basic tools for your car Maintenance intervals Dashboard indicator lights Inspection and troubleshooting Cleaning of your vehicle.
Top Mind Treino Mental para Profissionais da Aviação e do sector Aeroespacial
Este livro é um recurso essencial para qualquer pessoa no campo da aviação e aeroespacial que deseja otimizar sua saúde mental e bem-estar e atingir seu pleno potencial.
How to Fix, Maintain & Troubleshoot Your Car Like a Professional: A Car Book for All Levels: Auto Mechanics Fundamentals
This manual is a great approach to understanding how the main components and systems of your car work, how to do some basic tests and fix the most common problems. In this manual you will understand: Main components of your car Systems of your car and how they work Check up points Test and troubleshoot common problems How to create a maintenance schedule Common problems on the road Safety tips...
Essential ATPL Formulas
If you're studying to become a commercial pilot, then you know that the Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) exams can be challenging. One key aspect of the exam is understanding and applying the essential formulas correctly. That's where this ebook comes in. With over 60 essential ATPL formulas listed and simple examples provided, this guide is a must-have for any pilot looking to ace their...
Collision Course: Unraveling The Tenerife Airport Disaster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2023 by Oliver Lancaster. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Uncover the harrowing story of "Collision Course: The Tenerife Airport Disaster." Explore the fateful collision between KLM and Pan Am flights, dissect the air traffic control communication breakdown, and analyze the human factors behind this tragic event. A compelling narrative of aviation's deadliest disaster, offering insights into safety improvements that followed to prevent similar tragedies.
Sail into the Horizon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2023 by Timothy Stevens. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
"Sail into the Horizon: A Handbook for Aspiring Sailors" is a comprehensive guide for anyone interested in learning how to sail. It covers everything from basic sailing terminology and concepts to advanced sailing techniques, including navigation, anchoring, safety and different types of sailboats.