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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.
Hotels Near Chicago Union Station
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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.
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.
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 Rise of Champions
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Price: $0.99 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.
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.
100,000 BMW Prayer Miles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
100,000 miles on a Sport BMW motorcycle? And you are riding that kind of miles in 5 years? Most of the time alone? Follow along as I give Praise and worship to Jesus Christ my savior and LORD as I ride or repair one BMW K1100RS.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. 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.
Adventures with a Moke
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This story takes the reader on a journey through the highs and lows of owning and driving a unique and not-very-pretty motor car on a daily basis. The adventures begin the day the author bought his Moke and continued to the sad day it was sold.
Mr.Taxi's Idea
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Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Memoir of a long time N.J. cab driver and how he helped a tv producer create a hit show on a chance ride to Newark airport . The book took just about a year to write and is a true story.
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.
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.
From Smoke to Mirrors
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,490. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
A car-friendly guide to the future of transport, written for non-technical readers by a car enthusiast and manufacturing engineer. From Smoke to Mirrors shows why renewable petrol and diesel in New Zealand will be more affordable in the future than conventional fuels are today. Describes a flexible transition plan that keeps New Zealand's options open in case someone invents a better car or truck.
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
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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.
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.
Suzuki Liana 2002-2007 Service Repair Tips
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Price: Free! Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Suzuki Liana 2002-2007 Basic Service and Repair Guide.
How to Buy a Car Online
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Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
A guide to help you if you are contemplating the purchase of a car or other vehicle through one of the many online auctions.
Railtrack and Other Letters
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 and represented by JM Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I have a boast to make: I am a Railway Enthusiast - a veritable Anorak. So, when I noticed that Railtrack PLC (a Public Limited Company incorporated in England and Wales on 28th of February 1994) had re-registered as a Private Limited Company (on 3rd February 2003) and was now known as Network Rail Infrastructure Limited), it occured to me that the company name Railtrack was available.