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Letters of Indemnity: A Guide to Good Practice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017 and represented by The North of England PandI Association. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Maritime, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
This unique guide explains how to avoid disputes and problems arising from the use of letters of indemnity.
20 TRUCS DE RADIN
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: French. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
20% des Français doivent faire face à des difficultés financières constamment et 54% de temps mais en comparant les prix il est possible de réduire vos dépenses pour des prestations équivalentes. L'essentiel des dépenses de consommation des ménages se répartit sur 4 postes : 1 - logement, eau, gaz, électricité 26,6% 2 - alimentation 13,2% 3 - Transports 13 % 4 - Biens et services 11,4% Pour ma
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: 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.
Celebrating 50 Years: The Eisenhower Interstate Highway System - History of the Interstate Road and Transportation Infrastructure, Impact on American Culture, Ways to Reduce Congestion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Highway & Traffic
In 1956, after much planning and compromise, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Federal Aid Highway Act, creating the interstate highway system, a project which transformed America forever.
Vulnerability of the United States Railroad System to Terrorist Attacks: Risks to Amtrak Passenger Trains, Tank Cars, Cyber Attacks, Historic Lac-Megantic Oil Train Derailment, Screening Measures
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
This research focused on the vulnerability of the United States railroad system to terrorist attacks. This research of the railroad system was restricted to long-distance passenger rail (Amtrak) and freight rail.
Messages from the Sea: Letters and Notes from a Lost Era Found in Bottles and on Beaches Around the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
A collection of messages found washed ashore on beaches around the world. The messages tell of foundering ships, missing ocean liners and shipwrecked sailors. Dating from a lost era of seafaring, they demonstrate the brave, lonely and fragile nature of life on the ocean waves.
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.
Dispatch Made Easy - An Aircraft Dispatch Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This book shows what goes into the preparation of a complete flight folder as prepared from the dispatchers desk to the the pilot's hands, to ensure safe and efficient flights every time.
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.
Chevrolet Corvette Design, Safety and Wrecks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Pre-1968 Corvettes had a fatal flaw. The cars could quickly become an inferno or flaming torch if they were hit in their rear ends by another auto traveling at a moderate rate of speed. The text of my work recounts the effort of a Sacramento, California attorney to prove that General Motors was partially responsible for a horrific wreck which killed two men and left a woman disfigured for life.
A Driver's Guide to Commercial Vehicle Inspection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
A simple guide for completing the daily commercial vehicle inspection.
The Mercedes W112 Fintail
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
The innovative 300SE W112 was the most technically advanced sedan at its launch in 1961. Yet it disappointed its makers in terms of sales. But image-wise it was a clever move, as 190D owners saw a bit of that 300SE in their own car. This e-book tells the car’s full story. It comes with a buyer’s guide, a look at its recent price development and explains chassis number and data card in detail.
No Fighting Chance-Ireland's Lady of the Lake Disaster of 1833
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
No Fighting Chance recounts the "little Titanic" disaster when 250 Irish emigrants were abandoned by their drunken captain after striking an iceberg off Newfoundland. The few survivors were also later left for dead or murdered by their capricious captain. The book also follows the other tragedy Ireland experienced at the time when Simon Byrne lost the longest championship fight in history.
Aerospace Manufacturing: How the Aviation Industry Shaped American Manufacturing
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016 by Brithe Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The aviation industry ushered America into modernization. Manufacturing changed from shops that created product from ore to assembly, to a paradigm shift of specialty mechanization. Shaping not only the manufacturing industry within America, but inspiring a pathway for the international manufacturing industry of the future.
America's Highways: History from 1776 to Modern Times: Early Turnpike Era, Roads, Canals, Motor Age, Scientific Roadbuilding, Federal Aid, National Defense, Interstate System, Bridges, Construction
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 328,870. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Highway & Traffic, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
This book has been written for a widely diversified audience—those interested in the general history of our Nation's highways and those whose interest might be more narrowly confined to matters relating to the technical aspects of highway transportation.
Авто-30
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Essay » Business
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Trucking Business Secrets: How to Start, Run, and Grow Your Trucking Company
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
Book Description You definitely want to have a good guide on everything you need to succeed in the trucking business industry. This book will keep you out of trouble in all facets trucking business. The trucking industry has the luxury of being able to recover from small miscues, but not many of books out there go the the length this book goes to discuss matters Trucking.
How To Become a Truck Driver: Your Step-By-Step Guide to Becoming a Trucker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks
If you want to learn more about how to be a truck driver, then get this step by step guide written by a real life trucker. This beginner's guide will show you step by step on how to start your truck driving career!