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The Art Of Buying A Car
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY ON A BAD CAR! This is a massive compiled guide on everything revolving around purchasing a car, new or used. I have had some bad experiences in the past that cost me over $11,000. That could have all been avoided with the information i now know and the information provided in this guide.
Men's Dating Maintenance & Repair Manual
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Why can’t dating be as easy as picking up a car repair manual? Well, it can be! Just because that last dating experience didn’t work, doesn’t mean you’re a failure. The steps are just a little different for repairing a relationship than for fixing a car. You just need to find the right section in the manual for your particular make and model and get your tools out! You're worth it!
Electric Ride - How to Build a DC Electric Motor for a Scooter
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Build your own, DC motor for your scooter. Step by step instructions. Fuel-less Self Charging Many applications
Bruno Giacomelli
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Bruno Giacomelli came along when Grand Prix race cars were developing turbo charged engines. Ligier, Renault, Brabham and Alfa Romeo all used them in their F1 cars. Giacomelli was an exceptionally fast racer who had excelled with March BMW in F2. Debuting with McLaren-Ford he drove the majority of his career with Alfa. Derek Daley's Tyrell ran flush into Giacomelli's rear at Monaco in May 1980.
Cape Town's Visible Shipwrecks: A Guide for Explorers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Explore Cape Town's maritime history with this illustrated mini guide to the visible shipwrecks along the coast of the Cape Peninsula. Discover where the visible shipwrecks along the Cape Peninsula coastline are, how to reach them, and their history. Craft an itinerary of historical substance and outdoor experiences as you delve into the links that Cape Town has to the historical ocean economy.
Lake Ponchartrain Plane Crashes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Lake Pontchartrain plane crashes have occurred frequently since the mid 20th century. The lake is mist shrouded, foggy, and replete with spooky moss. These obstacles intimidate persons who were fortunate enough to have survived plane crashes. One family who crash a private plane in the lake separated into three groups. The father advised his son to scoop air into his clothing to help him float.
Mario de Araujo Cabral The First Portuguese Formula One Driver
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Mario de Araujo Cabral is not well known in Formula One history except perhaps in his own country. The Portuguese driver has been forever linked to a lap 5 incident at the 1959 Portuguese GP in which he pulled his Cooper into another Cooper driven by F1 points leader Jack Brabham. Mario failed to qualify for another F1 Grand Prix unti 1964. He did race more successfully in sports cars until 1975.
Gerhard Mitter Porsche & BMW Formula One, Sports Car Driver and European Hill Climbing Champion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Gerhard Mitter dominated hill climbing in Europe during the mid 1960s. He also won the first Formula Junior championship in a family owned car. Gerhard was a Porsche factory driver beginning in 1964. Not until the final year of his life did he switch marques, moving to BMW. Mitter was a tenacious, gritty driver whose brilliance as a competitor was most evident at the '69 Targa Florio in Sicily.
Peter Arundell Lotus Formula One Driver & British Touring Car Racer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Before Lewis Hamilton's 2007 debut in Formula One Peter Arundell had the most successful start of any driver. Hamilton's two podium appearances in his first three races tied the achievement formally owned solely by Arundell. An intense competitor Peter was as adept at Goodwood meets in the early '60s as he was in Grand Prix racing. My e-book was researched from vintage newspapers and books.
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!
Efficient Airports
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This book presents ideas for making airports more efficient via measures to reduce the time airline passengers spend on the ground.
The Griffon Ship of Rene Robert Cavalier de la Salle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
My e-book considers La Salle's exploration of the Great Lakes and his relations with the Native American Senecas. La Salle first came to North America in 1666 and then returned again from France in 1678. Wrecks that might be the remains of the Griffon are located near Manitoulin Island and Russell Island. My text looks at the Niagara Falls Griffon building site as late as the early 20th century.
The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway is one of the oldest narrow gauge railways in the world. It carries thousands of tourists each day through typical lakeland scenery. This e-book, well illustrated with photographs, is an introduction to this fine old railway.
Flight 607E A KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Lockheed Super Constellation Crashes Into The Atlantic Ocean August 14, 1958
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Royal Dutch Airlines had a fine record of never crashing a plane into the ocean before August 14, 1958. This streak was broken without any warning by KLM Flight 607E en route to New York. The plane entered a squall line that a Pan Am flight had miraculously just flown above and through. The Pan Am plane made it safely to London. It's pilot had tried to make contact with the missing Dutch plane.
A U.S. Navy Submarine Disaster Block Island Sound, Rhode Island September 25, 1925
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The officers on S-51 were very young. The Commander was the only one of five who had seen service during World War I. The Navy believed this was a nonissue when it confronted the rival lawyers of the steamship company later in 1925. The Navy contended their officers were quite experienced, having trained at the Naval Academy in Annapolis and also the submarine school in New London, Connecticut.
Motorcycle Road Trips (Vol. 21) Road Trips (Part II) - Even More Cruisin' America
Series: Motorcycle Road Trips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
These six magazine articles examine more of the best two lane roads along a dozen or so road trips covering a few ten thousand miles - the trips that make you want to turn around and ride them again and again. CONTENTS: ALASKA MOTORCYCLE RENTAL REAL ROAD SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO MOTORCYCLE SCENE UNADILLA VALKYRIE TOURER YOU NEVER KNOW WHO YOU'RE TALKING TO Words - 8,210
Motorcycle Road Trips (Vol. 27) More American Motorcycle Museums & Collections - See For Yourself
Series: Motorcycle Road Trips. You set the price! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
These five magazine articles document some of the finest public museums and private collections in the United States. CONTENTS: AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM ANTIQUE AUTOMOBILE CLUB OF AMERICA RETRO TOURS WHEELS THROUGH TIME MUSEUM WOODSTOCK Words - 8,966
Motorcycle Dual Sporting (Vol. 3) More Dual Sporters & Thumper Humpers - Four Stroke Single Cylinder Motorcycling
Series: Motorcycle Dual Sporting. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
These ten magazine articles begin with six stories about dual sporters and continues with four articles looking at the latest trend in Thumpers (single-cylinder four strokes) - small bore city/suburban models (Cleveland Cycle Werks) and racing thumpers (Arenacross, Grand National Cross Country), including the latest trend in motorcycling - electric motorcycles (Zero X Enduro). Words - 12,862
The Crash of Eastern Air Lines Flight 663 February 8, 1965
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The instrument panels of pre-jet era 1950s aircraft are intricate and awe inspiring, especially for one who is unfamiliar with the technicalities of piloting. A lack of reaction time to correct the path of the DC-B7 is key to why the plane crashed. The Eastern propeller plane made a corrective maneuver that was replicated by the incoming Pan Am jet. It was what happened next that led to tragedy.
Train Tripping Around Melbourne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: Australian English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Travelling around Melbourne on a three day, 365 km self-guided railway adventure Down Under. A humorous travelling companion for exploring Australia's most cosmopolitan city by train.