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Are Ya' Truckin'?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
From the highways of the Midwest comes this introduction to what drives America's commerce ... trucking! Whether you're looking to get into the industry as a driver, owner/operator, or just trying to see what the best option for you would be, it's here! If you've always wondered what that trucker meant when he said, "10-7", you'll find it here!
Airbus Flight Control Laws: The Reconfiguration Laws
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Continuing the discussion on Airbus flight control laws started with Airbus A330 Normal Law: Putting fly-by-wire into perspective. Covered here are the Airbus reconfiguration laws, those that become effective when Normal law can no longer function. It provides additional insight into these flight control laws for the pilots who fly them and for interested aviation enthusiasts.
Home Burglary and Car Theft Protection Hacks: 12 Simple Practical Hacks to Protect and Prevent Home and Car from Robbery
Series: Life 'n' Hack. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Security, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Imagine coming home one day and seeing your place has been broken into and robbed - or leaving for the parking lot and noticing your car is gone! Are you thinking that something like this will never happen to you? Then you are as a foolish as the next unexpected victim because these things happen every day to those with this exact careless naivete of not securing their home and car from burglary.
Developing and Implementing a Commercial Vehicle Maintenance Program
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
A book designed to help motor carriers create and implement a maintenance program for their fleet.
No Green Car Nation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
No Green Car Nation is a book that sorts fact from fiction in many areas concerning cars. It covers electric and hybrid cars, and takes a global view on the damage cars do to the environment. It explains much of the misleading advertising surrounding cars and the attempt to hide their true environmental impact. Progress is not always progress when it comes to the environment.
Driving A Motor Bike
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Motor bike is a common item used for transport. There are many models in bike which are used all over the world. Basic functions and operations of a bike are similar in all types of models. Handle of the bike provides race on right side and clutch on left side. Brakes are also available with race side in bike. Balancing is important for riding a bike.
Cranes And Machinery
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Cranes and machinery is high in demand and there are many tasks which are done through using them. There are many types of Cranes and machinery which are used for different purposes. Many new models in Cranes and machinery are launched in the market from time to time so that users could get the best machines for routine tasks.
Cliff Allison British Ferrari Driver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Cliff Allison is an important figure in Formula 1 and sports cars despite having an abbreviated racing career. He began racing Cooper Formula 3 cars at Charterhall, Scotland in 1952. It took three years to gain the attention of Lotus boss Colin Chapman. By 1958 he joined Lotus as Graham Hill's teammate. In 1959 Cliff was recruited as a factory works driver by Enzo Ferrari. He drove F1 until 1961.
Vlucht uit Frankrijk
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: Dutch. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Door stakingen eindigt een vakantie in Bretagne met een penibele situatie.
The Crash of a Royal Dutch Airlines KLM Constellation L749 Bombay, India July 12, 1949
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The KLM Constellation was a piston engine, propeller plane built by Lockheed from 1943-1958. The day of the Bombay crash, July 12, 1949, journalists on board were returning from an extended tour of Indonesia. The airliner faced multiple difficulties on its approach to the airfield. The pilot faced inclimate weather and flight control failed to route him to another aerodrome. Disaster was imminent.
iDition: Samples from the Collective Works of Bob Campbell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial
Ten sample pictures and passages from every book currently available by the illustrious Bob Campbell to help you fully appreciate what you're missing when you fail to add additional titles to your cart. (Special edition to meet A-Fruit iCorporation's requirements for publication. Intended for the iAudience only.)
The Crash of a Standard Airlines C-46E Burbank, California July 11, 1949
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Standard Airlines flew between New York and Los Angeles on unscheduled flights in the late 1940s. These flights appealed to any consumers for their discount rates. Among the passengers who died on the SAL C-46 was an Air Force private on furlough to L.A. An in flight altercation between two passengers may have inadvertently caused the plane to crash.
My Cars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a sort of potted history of forty-six years of motoring. It is the story of the vehicles that I have driven, and occasionally wrecked and repaired since I first ventured onto the road. Included are the cars that I wanted to build and the one that I successfully completed.
The Crash Of A Pan Am Stratocruiser Rio De Janeiro, Brazil April 1952
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
There are multiple mysteries involved in the disappearance of a plush Pan American World Airways airliner that crashed en route to New York from Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. The airplane came down in an inverted position on a mountain in the jungles of central Brazil. It took days to locate the craft and many more to cut through the thick foliage sufficiently to reach the plane. Sabotage was suspected.
The Crash of an Avianca-Colombia Super Constellation Montego Bay, Jamaica January 21, 1960
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
My e-book looks at a catastrophe that befell an Avianca-Colombia Super Constellation in light of numerous other aviation disasters that occurred in January 1960. New York to Jamaica Flight 671 was carrying passengers en route to winter vacations as well as to South American business meetings. Among the seventeen Americans who perished were the son and daughter in law of a U.S. Senator.
A B-25 Bomber Crashes Into The Empire State Building July 28, 1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The twin-engine Mitchell Bomber that crashed into the Empire State Building in late July 1945 was en route to La Guardia Airport from Massachusetts. A veteran pilot was lost in a dense fog. Flying at approximately 1,775 feet the aircraft was beneath a 2,000 feet altitude limit followed by aviators at the time. Aside from the three crewmen on the B-25D eleven building occupants lost their lives.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Motorcycling: How to Decide If You Should Try It
Price: Free! Words: 8,660. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Are you dreaming of getting into motorcycling? Wondering if it's right for you and where to look for useful information from an experienced source? I know how that feels. Here's a low cost first step. One that will enlighten you and save you heartache and money. This book will help you make your decision and avoid the mistakes I made when I first got started on this great adventure. Let's ride!
Resumed in Protest: the Human Cost of Roads
Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
This story is a blueprint – a written documentary and tangible map of a grassroots activist community initiative of people versus the machine. It documents the reckless and sad destruction of a community, and serves as testament to the impact of poor planning and decision making.
Visual Approach Basic Perspective
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Many airlines have experienced incidents or accidents while performing a visual approach although the weather is in perfect or near perfect condition due to the lack of knowledge of how to perform or estimate the position of the aircraft visually without any aiding instruments ex: PAPI/ VASI/center line marking This book discuses this issue in hope of educating how to perform a visual approach.
Andrea de Cesaris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Andrea de Cesaris had a lengthy Formula 1 race career and also drove sports cars in endurance races. He started with Alfa Romeo and McLaren and later drove for the fledgling Jordan team in the early 1990s. He earned five podiums and flirted with victory at Spa-Francorchamps on one occasion. The closest de Cesaris came to winning was at Monaco in 1982. His Alfa gave out of gas on the final lap.