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Methods to Combat Maritime Piracy.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 28,990. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
Republication of a Thesis published at SUNY Maritime College. Tackles the problem of Global Maritime Piracy by developing thirteen security management principles. The thirteen principles provide a methodology for constructing strategic and tactical plans to combat Maritime piracy. End result is a 360 degree layered shield in the shape of a Dodecahedron.
Reflections: Auto Detailing Tips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
A rather short book for an informative look into auto detailing. Includes steps and details of products used in each step in a very easy to understand manner.
The Proposed Twin HeS 011 Tailless Delta “Focke-Wulf 3x1000B”
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » War
It was Hitler’s eagerly anticipated twin jet Heinkel-Hirth HeS 109-011 powered tailless medium range bomber project. Capable of carrying one 2,205 lb bomb 621 miles at 621 MPH.
Triking into Retirement
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Retirement means having the time to pursue your dreams of traveling. This book explores the world of three wheeled motorcycles and proves that you are never to old to try new things. Explore the experience of travel across county in the open air on a trike. Learn about the ins and outs of motorcycling - three wheeled style! Retirement can be fun and exciting.
Life on the Water: Logbooks and Journals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A brief account of living in the Cook Islands, South Pacific (1991) and logbooks of the three summers I spent on the Whimsey, a wooden sailboat I built in 2003 and sailed around the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia. As well, in 2004, I canoed the St John River in New Brunswick. Come learn along with me as I discovered, by times slowly and always with delight, what a life on the water entailed.
Full Size Jeep Buyer's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
This book provides a great deal of technical information about the Jeep Wagoneer and Gladiator line from 1962 until 1991. Engine, transmission and other technical information is summarized, as well as a detailed step by step list of areas to examine before purchasing, or to determine improvements. Pictures of a variety of FSJs are included in the book.
The Crash Of An Air France Constellation That Killed Boxer Marcel Cerdan And Violinist Ginette Neveu October 28, 1949
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Marcel Cerdan died on his way to the United States where he was to train for a middleweight championship fight against Jake LaMotta, who won the title from Cerdan in Detroit in a previous bout. Ginette Neveu, a renowned violinist, was traveling to the U.S. for her third concert tour. She was accompanied by her brother, J.P., who played the piano. The plane crash produced a number of lawsuits.
100 Soaljawab Penting Aircond Kereta
Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: Malay. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Identifying and solving car airconditioning problems based on real questions from car users
Saqqara Bird
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Attention all you ancient alien believers! Here's a replica of what our friends way out in the Cosmos gave the early Egyptians over 2,300 years ago. But for now all we have left is a 7 inch wooden scale model. Who knows what maybe still buried under the sands near the Pyramids. A full sized exotic flying machine? This ebooks answers some of these questions and poses a few more! Enjoy!
Mercedes-Benz, SLK R172
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles / History
The SLK R172 is the latest version of the successful Mercedes small sports car series. This fascinating and informative reference book gives a complete overview of its history from the SLK200 to the SLK55 AMG.it comes with superb photography, a comprehensive buyer's guide and continues with detailed explanations of the car's many features and a full list of its technical specifications.
Mercedes-Benz, SLK R171
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This highly detailed book covers the complete history of the SLK R171 from the SLK200 Kompressor to the SLK55 AMG Black Series. Two other such books cover the R170 and R172. Unique photography, a comprehensive buyer’s guide and detailed explanations of the car’s features and upgrades make this reference book an ideal source of information, especially if you own a R171 or plan to buy one
Mercedes-Benz, SLK R170
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This meticulous and fascinating book covers the complete history of the SLK R170 from the 1994 concept car to the Brabus SLK6.5-32. Two other such books cover the R171 and R172. Remarkable photography, a comprehensive buyer’s guide and detailed explanations of the car’s features and upgrades make this reference book an ideal source of information, especially if you own a R170 or plan to buy one
The Day the Whistles Cried: The Great Cornfield Meet at Dutchman's Curve
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
Two steam locomotives collide head-on in a cornfield at the edge of Nashville on July 9, 1918, taking the lives of more than a hundred people and injuring at least 300 others. This tragic tale, set against a backdrop of wartime urgency and human error, unfolds in the midst of the racial and societal divisions of the early twentieth century: a riveting story of decided historical impact.
The $100 Hamburger - 2014/15
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
“The $100 Hamburger – 2014/15” follows John Purner's three editions of the very popular “The $100 Hamburger- A Guide to Pilot’s Favorite Fly-In Restaurants”. Everything you need to know to make a decision for your next burger run is included; maps, phone numbers, website URLs and email addresses. Includes the Best of the Best list for 2014/15!
BLUE
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Photobook
Interstate: Confessions of a Rookie Truck Driver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
Join author Doug Sanderson as he maneuvers his way through truck driver school and starts moving freight down the interstates from the front seat of an eighteen wheeler. Learn a little about the lifestyle of a professional driver; the long hours, the log books, the truck stops, and the reasons for the huge turnover in this industry that is so vital to our economy.
Chevrolet Corvair Design And Engineering Flawed From Its Inception
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Ralph Nader was a critic of the Chevrolet Corvair. A book he wrote cited the rear-engine car's tendency to roll over, even at slow speeds. Nader was vocal at Senate hearings regarding Corvair's most egregious flaw. This was a seepage of carbon dioxide into the car's passenger compartment. My ebook looks at GM's consistent denials of any problems despite numerous deaths among Corvair owners.
Long - Long - Short . Long - : Railway Scenes 2013-2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial
Over sixty beautiful railway images combining scenery and rail action covering locations from Washington and Oregon, out into neighboring states, even a couple photographs from Texas. Come along with us on a journey through the living history of the railroad.
The Big Car Con
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Why do car makers spend so much on advertising? Why is congestion still such a problem? Why do so many motorists buy expensive gas-guzzlers? Imagine if cars were designed by engineers rather than by the marketing department. ‘The Big Car Con’ shows how it is possible to both improve our transport system and reduce motoring costs . Buy this book, cut your motoring costs and save the world!
New Zealand Railways
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Chris O'Byrne. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
New Zealand railway builders surmounted many obstacles: the terrain, a sparse and scattered population, two islands separated by an often stormy stretch of water, demands from every small settlement for their own railway line. But build a railway system — and a comprehensive one at that — New Zealand did. This is the story of that railway, from its heyday to the day of reckoning.