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Classic Honda Fours: riders' reports on old Honda motorcycles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
rider's reports on CB750, CB650, CB550, CB500, CB400, CBX550, CBX750 and more
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 250. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / Pictorial
Ships photographie
Classic Honda Twins: Riders' reports on sixties and seventies motorcycles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,800. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Real rider's reports on Honda twins from the sixties and seventies.
Horten Argentine IAe-48
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » History » Military
Decades long all-wing designer Reimar Horten's seismic shift to a Mach 2.2 Ogee Gothic delta wing twin Rolls-Royce "Avon" powered Coke-shaped fuselage with turbines hung on short pods. This was to be an Argentine "Area Rule" flying machine of the late 1950s. Suggested by Reimar's friend, genius Hans Multhopp, it would be his last aircraft design after years of all-wings.
The Big Car Con
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Why do car makers spend so much on advertising? Why is congestion still such a problem? Why do so many motorists buy expensive gas-guzzlers? Imagine if cars were designed by engineers rather than by the marketing department. ‘The Big Car Con’ shows how it is possible to both improve our transport system and reduce motoring costs . Buy this book, cut your motoring costs and save the world!
Seconds To Disaster. Europe Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
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What's really going on in today's airline industry and why passengers and crew should know. "Meade and Ronan pull back the curtain on the airline industry and shine a bright light on the dark corners. Everyone who flies or cares about someone who flies should read this eye-opening account. What you don't see can hurt you." Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, Captain of the Miracle On The Hudson
How to Select and Buy a Cruising Boat at Home or Offshore.
Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: Australian English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Outlines the selection and purchase of cruising sailing boats with particular detail on purchasing from the USA. Includes checklists for boat inspections, discussion on vessel types, tax, formalities and importation methods. A light hearted but factual read as amusing as it is informative.
The Failure of Homeland In-Security: The Government's Dirty Little Secrets from an Insider
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
The insider mentioned in the subtitle of this book is me, federal whistleblower Cathy Harris. I wrote this book to inspire and encourage other trailblazers facing crossroads in their lives to listen to their hearts. Do what’s right! Stand up for justice! Not only will others’ lives be enriched, so will your own.
Help! They're All Out to Get Me! The Motorcyclists Guide to Surviving the Everyday World.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Instructional "How To" Safety book for Motorcyclists. As useful for returning riders as for new comers to the sport as well as seasoned vets who want to refresh a few things.
Cвайные дорожные сооружения безостановочного движения.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,160. Language: Russian. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
Новые двухуровневые свайные магистрали на стальном каркасе, обеспечивающие безостановочное движение поездов, автомобилей, характеризующиеся сравнительно низкими затратами и способные совмещать в одном объеме безостановочное движение железнодорожного транспорта, автотранспорта, передачу сырья по трубопроводам, информации по кабелям.
Energy and EV Secrets: How the volt, plug-in hybrids, electric cars and e-bikes can save energy and cut your gas prices
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Energy and EV Secrets lays out the pressing energy concerns and shows the way to the EV Solution; pressing concerns like your bank account and how imported oil threatens national security, the economy, and good jobs. It shows that the EV Mindset can let you fight high gas prices and get past all the big obstacles to driving electric cars and plug-in vehicles of all kinds.
Your Moving Guide to an Organized Relocation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,370. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Moving can be overwhelming, but with patience, organization and a good sense of humor, it can be accomplished without the loss of hair or sanity (assuming you had those things to start with). This guide will help you with issues such as determining which items you will be taking, how to pack or if a professional mover is needed. It's your best investment for saving time and money.
Welford Park - Stations of the Great Western Railway GWR
Series: Stations of the Great Western Railway, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
A well researched history of one of closed branch line stations on the Great Western Railway. Welford Park Station is no more. This was once the busiest of all the stations on the Lambourn Valley Line serving as it did the huge RAF base nearby as well as the village of Welford. But
My Foreign Flying Adventures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This book contains the author's accounts of her long distance trips as a private pilot. They take place to and within Wales, Ireland, the Highlands of Scotland, France (twice), California, and Russia. The flights were undertakes by both small aeroplane and helicopter, for Helen has licenses for both. This book should appeal both to pilots and to anyone who enjoys travel and adventure stories.
The Impossible Takes a Little Longer
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 89,320. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
This is a true account of an incredible journey across the world, driving a Land Rover. The year is 1957, and the intrepid Eric Edis has an expedition planned on scraps of paper.
Flying Away from Fear - Take a leap and Fly away.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: British English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
Written by a qualified pilot with many years of experience working with nervous passengers, this book aims to bring together the facts in a clear and concise way, reassure you that flying is an extremely safe method of transport, learn to trust the professionals responsible for your flight, and suggest coping techniques to help relieve your anxiety before and during your flights.
The First Auto Laws in the United States
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Stopping speeders by throwing logs in front of their car? Having a man walk in front of the car waving a red flag, to warn it is coming? Putting the initials of the driver on a piece of metal to act as his license plate? Giving a driver's license to anyone who has the use of both arms? These are but a few examples from this book of the first laws dealing with new-fangled automobiles.
Newbury West Fields Halt - Stations of the Great Western Railway
Series: Stations of the Great Western Railway, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
A dedicated history of one of the more neglected stations on the Great Western Railway. Newbury West Fields Halt is no more. There is little left on the ground to show where this railway station once stood. Yet it was once a bustling commuter station serving residents of housing estates near Newbury, Berkshire.
Jeep Misadventures-Fighting Middle Aged Boredom Not My Buggy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Customizing
Join us as we wage war against thirtysomething family boredom. With a Jeep, a camper, a few kids and some willing friends, find out what happens when we get off the road and on to the trails.
Terra Nova: Antarctic Voyager
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
On the 15th June, 1910 the S.S. Terra Nova left Cardiff Docks to the cheers of a huge crowd, sailing into maritime history and carrying the hopes of a nation. With a foreword by Captain Scott's granddaughter, Dafila Scott, this book tells the story of the ship and the men who sailed on her, including her re-discovery in 2012.