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Lifeboat No. 8: An Untold Tale of Love, Loss, and Surviving the Titanic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
When the Titanic started sinking, who would make it off alive? More than one hundred years after that disastrous and emblematic voyage, Elizabeth Kaye reveals the extraordinary, little-known story behind one of the first lifeboats to leave the doomed ship. A Second Edition of the This New York Times and Kindle best seller, it has been freshly edited and expanded by the author with new material.
Airbus Flight Control Laws: The Reconfiguration Laws
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Continuing the discussion on Airbus flight control laws started with Airbus A330 Normal Law: Putting fly-by-wire into perspective. Covered here are the Airbus reconfiguration laws, those that become effective when Normal law can no longer function. It provides additional insight into these flight control laws for the pilots who fly them and for interested aviation enthusiasts.
How to Setup Your Big Small Business
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation
Do you have dreams of becoming an Owner Operator? Have you decided to lease a truck with a big carrier? Then "How to Setup Your Big Small Business" is the book for you, it is the fifth book in the Big Rig Ebooks series. The follow up to "Company Driver vs. Lease/Purchase Operator". This eBook guides you through the process of getting setup as an owner operator.
Erik Larson's Dead Wake The Last Crossing of the Lusitania Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a Summary of Erik Larson's #1 New York Times Bestseller Dead Wake The Last Crossing of the Lusitania Gripping and important, Dead Wake captures the sheer drama and emotional power of a disaster whose intimate details and true meaning have long been obscured by history.
Small Motor Carrier - StartUp and Business Plan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Write Up The Road Publishing & Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / transportation, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
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Dreaming of your own trucking company? Concise and practical, this quick read provides the foundation for making your dream come true. Tips on finding a niche, writing a business plan for your banker and whether you should have partners are included. Get your future started with this introductory volume in the Small Motor Carriers series written by a quarter-century veteran trucker.
Air Travel for Wheelchair Users
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Are you a wheelchair user and want to learn about the process of traveling by plane before you take off for the first time? Or perhaps you're a frequent flier and would just like to learn how to make the process easier for future flights? Whether you are anticipating your first flight or have flown dozens of times, Air Travel for Wheelchair Users was made for you!
Flipping Cars, How to Find'em & Flip'em for Fun & Profit
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
This book will guide you through simple steps on how to flip cars starting with how to buy a car and what car fixing you should do before you embark on car selling. You will also be given the steps for how to sell on eBay. This guide is simple enough for the beginner and filled with plenty of tips and examples for the best ways to flipping cars. It can be a fun and profitable business.
Whisper, an Electric R/C Pylon Racer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
The Whisper is a high speed electric pylon racing remote control aircraft. Plans drawn in CAD and instructions to build your own Whisper, are included with the book. Many successful models have been built of the Whisper. All wood and an easy build provides a great flying model aircraft. Great looks and a low cost airframe will provide many hours of fun R/C flying.
The Crash Of Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 2501 Into Lake Michigan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
My ebook considers the possible causes Flight 2501's crash. Was it lightning? Readers can judge for themselves. An eyewitness claimed she saw the Northwest DC-4 flying into a severe thunderstorm above Lake Michigan. The air disaster was the worst in U.S. history. It also prompted the most widespread search in the history of the U.S. The DC-4 was soon to be replaced by the Boeing Stratocruiser.
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.
Conversations With: Reimar Horten-Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Contained in these pages are direct transcripts of the conversations shared by Dr Myhra and Reimar Horten, close to 400 pages. Volume 4 contains an exclusive sneak preview of the next ebook by David Myhra, “The Day the Horten Ho 229 Jumo 004B Powered All-Wing Project Died”.
Masten Gregory Formula One And Indy Driver From Kansas, U.S.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Masten Gregory's greatest triumph came in the 1965 Le Mans 24 Endurance Race. Teamed with rookie, and future F1 World Champion Jochen Rindt, he drove a Ferrari that was an underdog at the beginning of the race. At Indianapolis Masten drove one of Mickey Thompson's cars, a small speedster. Gregory defied predictions that he would be killed imminently because of his aggressive driving style.
The Crash Of TWA Flight 903 Cairo, Egypt August 31, 1950
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Egyptian movie star Camelia was given a spectacular funeral in Cairo after the awful crash of the TWA Constellation which took her life. The actress was among 55 persons who died on the 4 engine plane. The TWA propeller plane was similar to one used by U.S. President Eisenhower. Lockheed built the 947A from 1943-1958. My ebook profiles the plane's passengers, the crash aftermath and its causes.
Two Clowns Cross the Pacific in a Small Boat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Tells of a sailing journey from San Diego to Australia in a 40 foot sailing boat. Covers Mexico, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji. Also has a chapter on various events "that were too much fun," for the crew. Includes useful detail on various formalities required in the respective ports of call.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Motorcycling: How to Decide If You Should Try It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Are you dreaming of getting into motorcycling? Wondering if it's right for you and where to look for useful information from an experienced source? I know how that feels. Here's a low cost first step. One that will enlighten you and save you heartache and money. This book will help you make your decision and avoid the mistakes I made when I first got started on this great adventure. Let's ride!
Grandes Trenes de la Historia - Descubre las legendarias locomotoras que transitaron por este mundo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2017 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Trains, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
Un breve recorrido a través de la historia de algunos grandes trenes. Desde las primeras máquinas hasta la aparición de los ferrocarriles más modernos. Contiene dibujos a todo color y esquemas que explican el funcionamiento de las diferentes locomotoras. El niño podrá desarrollar habilidades comparativas mediante el reconocimiento de los diferentes trenes usando dibujos para colorear.
Grandes Barcos de la Historia - Descubre las asombrosas embarcaciones que surcaron los mares
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2017 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Transportation / Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Un breve recorrido a través de la historia de algunos grandes barcos. Incluye el vapor, la marina de guerra, los pesqueros y la marina mercante. Contiene dibujos a todo color y esquemas que explican el funcionamiento de las diferentes máquinas flotantes. El niño podrá desarrollar habilidades comparativas mediante el reconocimiento de los diferentes barcos usando dibujos para colorear.
Full Size Jeep Buyer's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Provides 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 author has owned 56 Jeeps, 29 of those "Full Size Jeeps".
Wolfgang von Trips German Ferrari Formula One Driver
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
I have researched my e-book using newspaper clipping, Life magazines, and more recent bound volumes that chronicle the racing career of Wolfgang von Trips. Coming into the final Grand Prix of 1961 von Trips was leading his teammate, Phil Hill, by the narrowest of margins. If the German placed between 1st and 3rd at Monza, site of the Italian Grand Prix, he would win the coveted world championship.
The Crash of a Royal Dutch Airlines KLM Constellation L749 Bombay, India July 12, 1949
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The KLM Constellation was a piston engine, propeller plane built by Lockheed from 1943-1958. The day of the Bombay crash, July 12, 1949, journalists on board were returning from an extended tour of Indonesia. The airliner faced multiple difficulties on its approach to the airfield. The pilot faced inclimate weather and flight control failed to route him to another aerodrome. Disaster was imminent.