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The Ultimate Asia Train Travel Guide
By J Doyle White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Have you ever wanted to travel around Asia and see all the beautiful places this great land has to offer? If you travel by airplane, you miss so much being in the air. If you travel by vehicle, you are cramped for hours and days and by the time you arrive to your destinations you are worn out. The train offers a great mode of transportation giving you the opportunity to relax while you observe the
The Ultimate Europe Train Travel Guide
By J Doyle White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Have you ever wanted to travel around Europe and see all the beautiful places this great land has to offer? If you travel by airplane, you miss so much being in the air. If you travel by vehicle, you are cramped for hours and days and by the time you arrive to your destinations you are worn out. The train offers a great mode of transportation giving you the opportunity to relax.
Patria Sin Fronteras
By Vicario Ventura
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Patria sin fronteras es un libro que con un realismo descriptivo relata las costumbres de 20 países lejanos y la vivencia del autor a bordo de un barco carguero con una tripulación de origen griego. Es además un libro ameno e informativo para el sociólogo, el político, el periodista y todo aquel que desconozca el mundo más allá del límite de una ciudad.
100,000 BMW Prayer Miles
By Timothy Lindstrom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
100,000 miles on a Sport BMW motorcycle? And you are riding that kind of miles in 5 years? Most of the time alone? Follow along as I give Praise and worship to Jesus Christ my savior and LORD as I ride or repair one BMW K1100RS.
Earthbound Misfit
By Jerry Foster
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 199,520. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Earthbound Misfit is the compelling story of a pioneer of TV news aviation. A story that details his rise to fame, his fall from grace, and his redemption through the outreach of his many fans, and friends.
Frankenstein Scooters to Dracula's Castle
By Martin "Sticky" Round
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: British English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
‘Never wipe your arse with a hedgehog.’ That’s just one tip from Sticky’s epic family ride to Istanbul on hot-rod vintage scooters. His other observations are perhaps more useful…
Chroniques cosmopolites et autres décollages
By REGIS DARRICAU
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: French. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
"Chroniques Cosmopolites et autres décollages" tente d'initier le lecteur à ce métier spécifique qui lui a permis de former des équipages dans plus de 20 pays. Volontairement limités aux décollages, ces récits s'adressent aux passionnés d'aviation et à tous ceux qui rêvent de décoller un jour ! Le sérieux, l'humour, les convictions et les incertitudes y sont déclinés sous diverses latitudes.
Understanding Today's Automotive Mechanic
By Bigm15
Price: $4.73 USD. Words: 21,020. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Have you ever asked yourself any of these questions? How come I feel like my mechanic just mugged me? Did I just get grossly overcharged on my car repair? Why can’t they get my car fixed right the first time? Is my mechanic qualified at what he does? How can I save money on my auto repairs? How come I would rather go to the dentist than a mechanic?
Growing Up Boeing: The Early Jet Age Through the Eyes of a Test Pilot’s Daughter
By Rebecca Wallick
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An insider’s perspective of the Boeing test pilots and engineers who regularly risked their lives as they tested and certified the early commercial jets, 707s through 767s. Passionate about flying, Boeing test pilot S. L. “Lew” Wallick and his Flight Test colleagues lived lives full of risk and adventure while raising their families in the Puget Sound area of Washington State.
Mondo Aeroporto
By Daniel Mazza
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: Italian. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Nato dal grande successo dell'omonimo blog, Mondo Aeroporto proverà a strapparvi un sorriso con aneddoti e storie estrapolate dalla quotidianità di chi l'aereo lo prende, per lavoro o per vacanza. Talvolta alcune esperienze vissute da viaggiatori di ogni tipo sembrano uscite dai palchi di un cabaret o da una candid camera.
Dangerous Voyaging - in the Merchant Navy
By Ian M Malcolm
Price: $4.91 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by M. Brown. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
This book shows what it was like to be at sea during the Second World War.
The Big Dipper Route
By Danny Bereza
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,520. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
A true story of how a young bush pilot matured as a pilot and as a man through solving the problems he encountered, and we gain an insight into the interaction of the white and the native communities in the wilds of the Canadian Arctic.
The Nearly Men
By Lloyd Bonson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Over 400 drivers have taken part in World Championship Grand Prix racing, since it's inception in 1950. Some have won championships, others just races. Then there are those who sat on edge of greatness. Those who stood on the podium but cannot claim a victory to their name. This is their story.
His Wind Beneath My Wings
By Lionel Smith
Price: Free! Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Lessons and experiences shared from this Christian pilot's own mishaps and pilot training experience.
Miracle on the Hudson: Official Reports on US Airways Flight 1549 Ditching in the Hudson River, January 2009, Captain Sullenberger, Bird Strike Risk to Aircraft
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,280. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
The complete story of the amazing flight of US Airways 1549 is contained in this reproduction of the official National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report on the incident, along with the transcript of a hearing before a House of Representatives committee.
Blood Highways
By Adam L. Penenberg
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Blood Highways is the heart-wrenching account of the biggest product liability case in history: the Ford-Firestone fiasco. At the center of the story are two people: Tab Turner, a charismatic trial attorney from Arkansas, and Donna Bailey, a single mother and outdoor enthusiast who who fought back from the brink of death to confront those ultimately responsible for her accident.
My Foreign Flying Adventures
By Helen Krasner
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This book contains the author's accounts of her long distance trips as a private pilot. They take place to and within Wales, Ireland, the Highlands of Scotland, France (twice), California, and Russia. The flights were undertakes by both small aeroplane and helicopter, for Helen has licenses for both. This book should appeal both to pilots and to anyone who enjoys travel and adventure stories.
Helicopter Pilot Careers
By Helen Krasner
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
For many years Helen Krasner combined working as a helicopter flight instructor with writing about various aspects of rotary aviation for a number of magazines. Collections of many of these articles have already been published as ebooks, and this new collection contains seven articles which could be particularly interesting to those wanting to know about various helicopter pilot careers.
Flying is Fun
By Helen Krasner
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: British English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This book is based on the aviation articles which Helen Krasner wrote for the magazine Flight Training News during the years 2011 to 2012. From an article about Helen's experiences of learning to fly, "My Learning-to-Fly Nightmare", to several on helicopter flying, to the final article on giving up flying, altogether there are over 22,000 words of flying related information.
Flying Bass Strait
By Jay Boag
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
In 1919 it was thought Bass Strait, between Tasmania and mainland Australia, would never be flown over. This is the story of how it was and how regular air services were gradually established over this stormy Strait.