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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.
Sailor talk: Essential words and phrases in 6 languages
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Every experienced sailor can recommend you this book for the easy-to-read and intuitive language.
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.
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: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,770. 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: $4.99 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!
Top 21 Hiperesportivos: os carros mais belos e velozes do mundo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Se você é um apaixonado por carros, não vai querer perder esse ebook, com os 21 melhores hiperesportivos já produzidos. Conheça de perto carros como: Bugatti Chiron, Koenigsegg Regera, Bugatti Veyron, Lotec Sirius, McLaren F1, W Motors Lyka, Hypersport Ruf, Ferrari LaFerrari, Pagani Huayra, Ferrari F12 e muitos outros esportivos dos sonhos.
Top 21 Hypercars: The Best and Fastest Car Ever Made
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This ebook features the most astounting cars you have ever seen. The most fast, beautiful and, of course, expensive cars. With updated information and very nice pictures.
How to Buy a Car Without Losing Your Shirt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016 by John Waaser. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Purchasing & buying, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
When you walk into a car dealership to look at cars, who has the advantage? Does the customer have the advantage, since he has the money? Not on your life! Even if you buy a new car every two or three years, the salesperson who is about to greet you talks to at least three or four customers EVERY DAY! The dealer has this down to a science, and you don't. This book tells you what to watch out for.
Shopping for the Perfect Car
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Safe, Simple, Stylish advice for shopping for the perfect car so that you feel confident, empowered and inspired to find your dream set of wheels. Lara Wilde will answer the questions that you didn't know you needed to know or were too shy to ask.
Moving Consultant's Guide to Relocation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
This e-book provide useful insight to make the best decision for your moving needs. The information provided will help you decide whether to use a moving company or not and how to select a reputable moving company if you decide to hire a mover. Ultimately, it should help you save time, money and stress on your next move.
The Things We Do for Money…! Everything you always wanted to know about taxis but the driver wouldn’t tell you . .
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The first book about the Taxi Industry, this book has something for everyone: for cabbies a common theme with which they can identify; a word about the various authorities, companies & cab owners; & heaps of interesting information with over 40 pages of their questions and answers: Can I smoke in a cab? How much does a cabbie earn? Do cabbies get solicited? Do taxis carry only people & luggage?