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European Style with American Muscle
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
(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.
Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day
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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.
Echo of a Distant Planet
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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.
Intelligent Vehicle Buyer's Manual: Version 2009
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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.
Tracks and Horizons: 26 Countries on a Motorcycle
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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.
The Great Puncture Rip Off
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Price: $1.00 USD. 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
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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.
A Flight With Hippo
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
(4.00 from 1 review)
A journey to any place in the world might be of the good choice, but a business trip when seeking relish is likely to be amiss. (This site doesn't seem to grant the whole content of my book, even though it is completely free. So, In order to read the whole story click on this link http://authonomy.com/books/58820/a-flight-with-hippo/ )
ACARS - A Users Guide
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Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
ACARS
The History of Locomotives: The Steam Era
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 and represented by Eugene Weiser. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The steam locomotive has brought fascination to railroad fans worldwide. As you watch them roll by, you cannot help admire the beauty of the motive. Artisanship is evident as you look at the sleek lines, the wheels that seem to move with an almost orchestrated movement led by the conductor.
How To Backpack - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Backpacking
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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.
How to Buy a Car from an Auction
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Car auctions are an excellent way of buying a car, but beware, because the inexperienced and unwary can end up with a dog and I’m not talking about a furry four legged type with a cold wet nose. These simple pointers should help.
Your Guide to Buying a Used Car
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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.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.&S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
Boxford Station - Stations of the Great Western Railway GWR
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Series: Stations of the Great Western Railway, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A dedicated history of a once busy rural station on a branch line of the Great Western Railway. Boxford was for many years a bustling little rural station on the branch line from Newbury to Lambourn. It is closed now, but some of the older residents can still remember the trains rattling through the station.
Captain Courageous: My True Story
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 89,690. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Captain Courageous is the autobiography of Martin Skylark, also known as “Captain Sky”: An intrepid ship’s captain who cheated death many times. He survived shipwrecks, typhoons, tsunamis and pirate attacks. He had a girl in every port and danger as a constant companion.
You Can and Should Sell Cars
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,920. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Jack began in the industry in 1974 and has been in nearly every position in the Auto Dealerships. He ran his own auto repair business then got into automotive retail sales in 1980. Jack moved up quickly. Working as a trainer for 15 years Jack Helped over 1500 salespeople begin and continue successful careers in the business. He is also an actor and motivational speaker.
More Stories of Time Zones and Containers
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
(5.00 from 1 review)
A chemical spill out of a container and a collision with another ship. The adventures of life on the high seas continue in 'More Stories of Time Zones and Containers'. A collection of 16 untold short stories 'More Stories' is a fitting sequel to 'Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day'. The authors recalls further adventures on board some large container ships that travel the world.
The Rogue Aviator - In The Back Alleys of Aviation
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Rogue Aviator is a memoir of a fun-loving, adventurous pilot during a unique and tumultuous aviation career. The pulse-racing aviation anecdotes are spiced with humor, pathos, and poignancy along with a smattering of decadence and debauchery. An additional theme of this book presents an insider's view of the aviation industry and the results when the profit factor trumps safety considerations
CloudBurst Smoke Generator: Make Huge Clouds of Smoke
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Just Imagine! Generate huge clouds of smoke from any vehicle... even boats, airplanes and motorbikes. Always under your control. 100% safe and easy-to-do. Won't harm sensitive electronics or catalytic converters. Makes a fantastic smoke screen just like Hollywood! Comes complete with detailed illustrations, parts list and full instructions to assemble and install. Off-road use only.