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Great Western Railway
By Ciamar Price
Series: Age of Engineering, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the Great Western Railway was one of the fastest and most efficient of its time. This is a brief 5,000 word article on the achievements and history of the GWR, designed as an introduction for children or quick reference for older readers. Available free to download, or read online.
AirSafe.com Baggage and Security Guide
By Todd Curtis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,400. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bringing together some of the most popular content from the AirSafe.com network of web sites, podcasts, and published articles, this book provides airline passengers with advice on how to deal with many common problems they may face when it comes to dealing with baggage problems, airport security issues, fear of flying, and travel with children.
Tussen containers en tijdzones
By Maria Staal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,530. Language: Dutch. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
'Tussen containers en tijdzones' is het verhaal van het leven aan boord van een vrachtschip waar het avontuur nooit ver weg is. In dit onderhoudende reisverhaal kijkt de schrijver terug op haar avonturen op het containerschip Serenity River. Een ongewone reis in een wereld die meestal onzichtbaar blijft. Maar wat gebeurt er als er midden op de Atlantische Oceaan plotseling een orkaan opsteekt?
Highway America - The Life of a Trucker
By Peter Blakeborough
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Highway America is a must-read trucking and travel guide for anyone wanting to drive across America or work as an interstate trucker. Peter Blakeborough, a native of New Zealand, recounts his life on the road with humor and graphic detail.
The Mercedes 170V
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd, revised edition of this e-book was published in Dec. 2013, it has over 60 unique, non Daimler-Benz photos, many of them in color. It covers the history of the 170V after WWII, plus the diesel, the OTP and coach-built versions. It also deals with the compact 170 and the Auto Union/Audi connection. The author has over 20 Mercedes e-books and books to his credit.
The Mercedes 300S
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd, revised edition covers the history of the luxurious 300S/Sc, its coach-built version and how it is to drive it today. It also deals with four of the most influential men of the 1950s and 1960s within Daimler-Benz. The book has some 90 unique photos, most of them are of non Daimler-Benz origin. The author has over 20 Mercedes e-books and books to his credit.
The Mercedes W108, W109
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the second, revised edition of the e-book about the history of the Mercedes W108, 109 six-cylinder sedans. It was published in Dec. 2013. The book has over 60 unique photoss, most of them in color. The author has over 20 Mercedes-Benz e-books and books to his credit. This guide covers the design, development and engines of the 250,280 and 300 series. It also deals with the coachbuilders.
The Mercedes W111/W112 coupes and cabriolets
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the 2nd, thoroughly revised edition, published in Dec. 2013. It covers the W111/112 coupe and cabriolet series, built from 1961 to 1971. The e-book deals with their design, engines and history. Over 70 unique, non Daimler-Benz color photos, most of them never published in a book before, highlight the cars. The author has over 20 Mercedes e-books and books to his credit.
The Mercedes W110 Fintail
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd, revised edition was published in January 2014. It covers the history of the four-cylinder fintail W110 sedan. It offers over 60 unique photos, most of them in color. This guide covers the development, technical aspects, safety features, its diesel derivations and the 230 model. It also deals with coachbuilders like IMA or Binz and how it was to experience a 190D.
The Mercedes W111 Fintail
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd, completely revised edition covers the history of the fintail W111 sedan. It offers over 60 unique photos, most of them in color. They have never been published in a book before. It deals with the development, technical aspects, safety features, racing history, coachbuilders and how it was to experience a 220S. The authour has over 20 Mercedes e-books and books to his credit
The Mercedes 300SL
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the 2nd and revised edition. It covers the history of 300SL coupe and roadster. Published in Dec. 2013, it has over 70 unique photos, many of them in color. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit. It deals with the development of both cars, their interesting racing history, the first roadster, which has survived in private hands and of two 1950s owners
The Mercedes 190SL
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd and revised edition, published in Jan. 2014, covers the 190SL and Max Hoffman. It has over 60 unique photos, many of them in color. One can read about the development and launch of the 190SL, the need for and testing of a bigger engine, the racing history and a comparison with a turbo-charged 190SL at the end of the 1950s. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit.
The Mercedes 220
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd, revised edition, published in January 2014, is all about the 220 W187. It has over 50 unique photos, many of them in color. One can read about the history of the 220 sedan, the cabriolets A and B, the coupe, OTP and coachbuilt cars. It also talks about the experience of driving a 220 today. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit
The Mercedes 219, 220 Ponton
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the 2nd, revised edition about the six-cylinder ponton sedan. It has over 60 unique photos, many of them in color. One can read about the history of the 220a, the 219 and 220S/SE, the "Hydrak" transmission and the cabriolet and coupe. It talks about the individual sales performance and about driving a 220S today. The author has over 20 Mercedes e-books and books to his credit
The Mercedes 180, 190 Ponton
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
This 2nd, revised edition, published in Jan. 2014, is all about the four-cylinder 180, 190 ponton sedan. It has some 70 unique photos, many of them in color. It offers more techn. info and covers next to the 180, 190 the coachbuilders, pick-ups like the South African "Bakkie", the racing history and how it is to drive a 180D today. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit.
The Mercedes 300 Adenauer
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Transportation
This third, revised edition of this e-book covers the 300 Adenauer, built from 1951 till 1962. Published in Dec. 2013 it has some 60 unique photos, most of them in color. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit. This guide covers the history of all four 300 versions, the coach-built cars from Pininfarina, Binz, Ghia and how Adenauer used his Mercedes 300
The Mercedes Pagoda SL
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the 2nd and revised edition of the e-book that deals with the Mercedes W113 Pagoda SL. The book was published in Dec. 2013 with more technical info added. It has over 60 unique photos, most of them in color. The author has over 20 Mercedes e-books and books to his credit. The book deals with all 3 versions, the racing history, coachbuilders and how the car was viewed by its owner
The Mercedes 170S
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd, revised edition was published in January 2014. It covers the 170S W136 with its sedan and cabriolet variations. It has over 60 unique photos, most of them in color. In this book one can read about the history of the 170S and the cabriolet and diesel versions. The book also talks about the coachbuilders, the sales performance and how it is to experience a 170S today
How to Drive an Exotic Car and get Paid
By Secret Entourage
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
How to Drive an Exotic Car and get PAID is finally here. The long awaited guide to buying an exotic car, leveraging it and making a profit during and after the ownership is now available to you. This guide includes real world examples, specifically including the purchase and use of an Aston martin and Lamborghini for a year with the result of earned income.
The Car Lease Guide - A Plain English Guide To Car Leasing For Business & Personal Users
By Howard Mostyn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Tired of being ripped off by unscrupulous Car Leasing Brokers or Dealers? Want the knowledge and ‘inside secrets’ to enable you to find and negotiate the best possible deal on your next Vehicle Leasing Contract? This easy-to-understand guide explains all you need to know about Business & Personal Car Leasing, including how to lease a car and how to save money on your next Car Lease.