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Getting More From Your Gas Tank
By Jonah Jones
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
I'm so tired of the same over-given advice on how to save gas, like ‘Don’t drive aggressively!’ ‘No Jack-rabbit starts!’ or even ‘Drive less!’ How about somebody tells you something you haven’t heard before? So I wrote this book to share with you some things that may have you think in a different way about saving on gasoline. This book debunks the myths and exposes the truth about fuel economy.
Fernweh: A Trans Continental Motorcycle Adventure
By Sherrie McCarthy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,010. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A motorcycle adventure through Europe, Russia, Asia and South America. Take a seat in a Russian banya, a Mongolian ger, or a campfire in the deserted pampas. Ride through icy deserts, over dizzying mountain passes, through swamps and endless forests. And more important than the places, meet the people that make a motorcycle trip the most memorable adventure of a lifetime.
Legendy naszej motoryzacji - Polish Edition po polsku
By Aleksander Sowa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: Polish. Published: November 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Wybierz się w pasjonującą podróż przez ponad 100 lat historii polskiej motoryzacji.
The Rise of Champions
By Greg Turnage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the story of how team work and a common goal bring three strangers together to achieve what many thought to be an impossible goal. Take three cars from the Northwest and compete against the top tuner cars in the West Coast region.
How to Buy and Maintain a Used Car; For the Non-mechanical Person
By Brad Crouch
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You will need only a flashlight, a bath towel and a box of Kleenex to buy your next used car! This book was written for people who are “non-mechanical”. It assumes the reader has no experience diagnosing, repairing or maintaining a car. A “step-by-step” checklist is included, which will make it simple to decide if a car is worth buying. Navigation controls. Updated: 6-14-2012
Lovers take up less space - an alphabet guide to the Tube
By Rosemary J. Kind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
A humorous review of the addictive misery of commuting on the London Underground. A blow by blow account of everything from how to find breathing space on a packed Tube train, to the psychological torture of your fellow passengers eating a fresh hot bag of chips and not passing them round. This book will open your eyes to experiences your senses have long since ignored in the interest of sanity.
Hotels Near Chicago Union Station
By Charles Self
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.00 from 1 review)
Reviews of hotels near Chicago Union Station, which is Chicago's Amtrak train station. Reviews and recommendations for Chicago metro Amtrak train Union Station hotels. Also includes a brief description and history of Chicago Union Station and tourist attractions and activities within one mile of Union Station. 8 pages.
The Third Mode: Towards a Green Society
By Jeff Olson
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
Jeff Olson's experiences in the nonprofit, public, and private sectors of the sustainable transportation field have made one thing clear: when most people think about transportation they often consider only two options, highways and mass transit. Through his experiences, Jeff realized that walking and bicycling are unique forms of mobility that represent a separate, Third Mode of transportation.
Happy Henry
By George Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Henry is a huge giant of a man, slightly retarded and so obsessed with sex that he often mistakes transvestites for real women with hilarious results. He is kept in check by his ancient mentor's walking stick as they cavort around the UK and Europe on a series of ruined motorcycles, causing as much mayhem as possible. Happy Henry first appeared in the now defunct Used Motorcycle Guide...
Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day
By Maria Staal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Intelligent Vehicle Buyer's Manual: Version 2009
By Dr. Bill
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This book was written to help the typical car buyer purchase the safest, well-suited vehicle for the buyer and his/her family at the best possible price and terms. We wrote this booklet to help level the informational playing field between today's vehicle buyers and sellers. A typical US vehicle buyer buys one new or used vehicle every four years.
Titanic, A Search For Answers
By Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Good for casual Titanic readers and fans. An introduction to the ship, its sinking, and the controversies surrounding the ship to this day.
Echo of a Distant Planet
By Wayne Lutz
Series: Science Fiction for Astronomers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
How would a distant alien intelligence contact earth? Shawna is an Air Force officer with remembrances of the future. Trapped in a structured military world, her unearthly memories persist for nearly three decades, culminating in a first contact message from the stars.
The Great Puncture Rip Off
By Guod Reval
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is a great guide on how to save money by telling you how tyre (Tire) dealers can try and rip you off when you get a puncture. after reading this you will know what to look out for and the right questions to ask. and should be able to save money by not being taken advantage of when at your most Vulnerable.
Automotive Intelligentsia Money-Saving New-Car Guide
By Jim Gorzelany
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
The Automotive Intelligentsia Money-Saving New-Car Guide takes an engaging step-by-step approach to choosing and acquiring a new car or truck, keeping a sharp eye on the bottom line at every turn. Included among its time-tested tips are in-depth descriptions of what buyers can expect to find in each of 11 new-vehicle categories, including capsule reviews of all available models--254 in all.
Tracks and Horizons: 26 Countries on a Motorcycle
By Carlos Caggiani
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
In the 60's, Carlos Caggiani traveled to 26 countries on an old motorcycle with hardly a penny to his name. He suffered famine, intense weather, was chased by the FBI, was shot at in Bolivia, and even survived a serious accident. The experiences in this book demonstrate a human being's tenacity and triumph in the face of adversity.
European Style with American Muscle
By Mike Gulett
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The beauty, performance and elegance of a European car chassis and body style with an American engine, usually a powerful V8, results in a very fast, small car that is suitable to win races or just to drive around, have fun and look great. These cars are art on wheels and are appreciating in value as it becomes recognized that they are an important chapter in the history of the car.
ACARS - A Users Guide
By Ken Anderson
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
ACARS
Your Guide to Buying a Used Car
By Jennifer Stewart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Do your homework before buying a used car. Anyone buying a used car has a lot to consider -- from deciding which type of car is right for you to checking out the condition of the vehicle. In this ebook, you'll find sound advice that will help you get the car of your dreams rather than the "lemon" of your worst nightmare.
How To Backpack - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Backpacking
By HowExpert Press
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
- How to plan backpacking trips. - Find out what to do before the backpacking trip. - How to get visa, papers, and insurance the affordable way. - How to prepare for backpacking. - How to sleep, eat, and have fun while backpacking. - How to manage your money for backpacking. - How to travel alone safe. - Basic survival guide tips. - Special backpacking tips and tricks.