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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.
Trucking Business Secrets: How to Start, Run, and Grow Your Trucking Company
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
Book Description You definitely want to have a good guide on everything you need to succeed in the trucking business industry. This book will keep you out of trouble in all facets trucking business. The trucking industry has the luxury of being able to recover from small miscues, but not many of books out there go the the length this book goes to discuss matters Trucking.
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.
Automotive Scan Tool PID Diagnostics
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
In this section, the different techniques of scan tool parameter (PID) analysis will be exposed. Techniques involving PID analysis are quickly catching on, due to their speed and accuracy. By properly analyzing the different scanner PIDs, the technician can arrive at the source of the problem much faster and accurately.
The Mercedes 170V
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
The 170V W136, launched in 1947, was the desperate attempt by Daimler-Benz to step out of the ruins of WWII. Based on a 1936 design, it earned the company sufficient funds to build cars such as the 300 Adenauer or 300SL. Fully revised in March 2016, this book covers the car’s history, explains chassis number and data card and looks at a downsized version of it in connection with Auto-Union
Diesel Common Rail Injection Electronic Components Explained
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This book goes in depth on the particulars of Diesel Common Rail fuel injection and it's electronic components. A very detailed work using our own computer animation expertise employed on our videos by the same title. Here you'll get a very compact and to the point reading on this technology.
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.
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.
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.
Automotive Electronic Diagnostics (Course 1)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This book centers on the principles of electronics, from an automotive repair perspective. The knowledge imparted in this work is a must when trying to understand the operation and function of all types of sensors, actuators and automotive circuits. This fist book is part of a two book series on auto-repair electronics.
Automotive Electronic Diagnostics (Course 2)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General
This second book of our two part on automotive electronics and reading wiring diagrams goes in-depth into the different systems, such as automotive computers, Power Window Circuit, Power Door Locks, Cooling Fan Circuit, Horn Circuits, Cruise Controls, Systems Cooling Fan Circuit and much more. Together with part one you'll get an understanding in auto repair electronics, sensors and actuatuators
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.
The Mercedes W110 Fintail
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The 190 W110 was in 1961 the smallest model, Mercedes had on offer. Its diesel version continued the ponton story of legendary reliability. Updated in December 2016, this 150-page reference book with COMPREHENSIVE BUYER'S GUIDE and over 130 mostly recent non-Daimler AG color photos will help you to get to know these nice cars better. It also explains chassis-number and data card in great detail
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.
Peter Collins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Peter Collins was the son of a garage owner who began racing after being suspended from school. He apprenticed with his father and started entering cars in local events. By 1956 he was racing works Ferraris for Enzo Ferrari. Peter's new home was a villa across from the Ferrari factory in Modena. In two years time he had won multiple sports car races and 3 F1 events at Reims, Silverstone and Spa.
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”.
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.