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How to Buy and Maintain a Used Car; For the Non-mechanical Person
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Categories: 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
DEAD TIRED – Pilot Fatigue – Aviation's Insidious Killer
You set the price! Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Commercial policy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dead Tired is written by a retired commercial pilot who spent far too much time in the cockpit in a state of “dead tired.” A few of his personal sleep deprivation anecdotes are related in the book. However, the primary theme is an in-depth view of the current issue of cockpit fatigue and the FAA’s severely belated response to a serious aviation safety problem. The cumbersome interaction of the...
Think Like A Lawyer: Negotiating A New Car Purchase
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating
(5.00 from 1 review)
Buying a new car can be both exciting and frightening. There’s a lot of money at stake, and car salesmen are notoriously slick. This ebook will guide you through the car buying process, arming you with enough information and negotiating tools to bring the most battle-hardened salesman to his knees. Save hundreds, maybe even thousands, of dollars on your next new car purchase!
The Last Boomer Rides On
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by Richard Whitehouse. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
(4.00 from 1 review)
A book without war or violence, written by an older fun loving lady. An adventure on 2 continents and oceans with some sex when the wrinkles of age are forgotten. A lesson in how to have fun, enjoy life seeing the world on some very different forms of transport including a passage on a container ship that passes through the Panama Canal. Some naughty words and lots of photos are included.
Seconds To Disaster. Europe Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
Are You At Risk? Is There A Race To The Bottom? Get Informed. "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
Titanic, A Search For Answers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » History » History of things
(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.
How To Be A School Bus Driver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Behavioral management, Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Do your kids ride a School bus? This is what you need to know to decide if your kids are at too much risk riding the School Buses where you live. Find out how school boards get tricked into making million dollar School Bus mistakes. You would fall for this trick too. Thinking about driving a School Bus? This is the real story...the one no one tells you.
The Rogue Aviator - In The Back Alleys of Aviation
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
2015 Revised Edition 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
How to repair Dents and Scratches on your Car
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
(4.00 from 1 review)
A quick easy to follow guide to repairing minor Dents and scratches on your Car. Includes step by step photographs and clear steps and how to match the paint color of your car!
Hotels Near Chicago Union Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
(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.
How To Get Away With Three Bars
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
(5.00 from 1 review)
Too often greatness is attained and the "greats" forget to tell the story of how they achieved it. This book aims to correct that by giving a step by step account of my journey to becoming a pilot. This book is for anyone with dreams big enough to scare them. By leaving this footprint, I hope to light up your path amd encourage you-YOUR DREAMS ARE VALID
To Love An Aluminum Bitch: Stories & Lyrics of Aviation Maintenance & Adventure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Repair & Maintenance
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aviation tales and poetry that will have you believing in heroes made of metal as well as flesh and bone; and dreaming of dancing in the upper atmosphere, even if our feet are most always stuck on the ground.
I Had The World By The Tail
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
(5.00 from 1 review)
Comic Memoir, 98.5% true, of a motorcycle crash from my CRAZY BIKER days.
Airline Passenger Etiquette: Guide to Modern Airline Travel
Series: Travel, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
(5.00 from 1 review)
What is it about airline travel (in Coach/Economy) that brings out the worst in people? Brief and to the point, this short eBook is written in plain English for anyone travelling on airlines who wants to make the experience more enjoyable. Follow the advice for a trouble-free flight. It is written by a seasoned traveller with the keen eye of the social scientist.
Buying and Riding a Motorcycle in South East Asia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Unleash Your Adventure. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / Pictorial
(5.00 from 1 review)
When it comes to riding Southeast Asia the big question is not "should I buy or should I rent" but rather "where do I even start?" The authors were confronted with just this question as they attempted to plan a motorcycle trip throughout Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia & Laos. Every answer they found was different. So they decided to write this handbook as a guide for other new riders in the region.
The Move From Hell
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 2010 we moved from the Seattle area to Las Vegas. This is the sad story of that move. No names have been changed because no-one is innocent.
Four
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Four friends connected by the bonds of motorcycle adventure head off on what initially seems like a weekend of companionship and fun in the Appalachian Mountains. The mountains, and their unpredictable weather, have their own plans for the weekend and the four suddenly find themselves perilously caught in a freak snowstorm, lost and cold.
How To Survive the Washington, DC Metro System: A Traveler's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation
(4.00 from 1 review)
With firsthand knowledge compiled by a DC resident, you’ll have more confidence and less stress during your travels around the Washington, DC metro area. Inside, you’ll find detailed guidance on how to use the Metro, specifics on train and station layout, and useful advice to troubleshoot issues.
OBD 2 Automotive Repair Strategies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Trades crafts
(2.00 from 1 review)
This book cover the subject of automotive OBD-2 (On-Board Diagnostics 2nd Generation) in great detail. It is valuable reading for those of you that work in the auto-repair field, dabble as DIY mechanic or simply interested in a detail analysis of this technology. Here you'll learn all OBD-2 or OBD-II related issues needed to solve modern automotive faults, enjoy!
Small Motor Carrier - StartUp and Business Plan
Price: $1.99 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
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
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.