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The History of Locomotives: The Steam Era
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 and represented by Eugene Weiser. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The steam locomotive has brought fascination to railroad fans worldwide. As you watch them roll by, you cannot help admire the beauty of the motive. Artisanship is evident as you look at the sleek lines, the wheels that seem to move with an almost orchestrated movement led by the conductor.
Mr.Taxi's Idea
Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation
Memoir of a long time N.J. cab driver and how he helped a tv producer create a hit show on a chance ride to Newark airport . The book took just about a year to write and is a true story.
Tricks für Billigflieger
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: German. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Der Ratgeber rund ums Fliegen – Wo bekommt man die günstigsten Flugtickets? Was kostet das Parken auf deutschen Flughäfen, und was sind die Alternativen? Welches sind die Low-Cost-Airlines? Was ist ein Sicherungsschein? Welche Reiseländer sind billig und welche teuer? Was hilft gegen Flugangst?
Save Airline Travel Costs: Five Mistakes to Avoid & Travel Smart
You set the price! Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book is for the "Infrequent flyer". Chapters cover the new passengers rights for 2012, airline industry news and when is the best time to shop for ticket bargains. Also covered is where to search for best ticket pricing and how to be "bumped to first class". This book is designed to save you money on travel and has a link to a free travel planner spreadsheet download.
The Union Pacific: America's Largest Railroad
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
A brief history of Americas' largest railroad whose founding father was Abraham Lincoln. The book traces the history from the beginnings until current times.
Railroad Employees In Wake County North Carolina
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
Покупаем автомобиль с пробегом
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: Russian. Published: December 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
The potential benefit of reading this manual is hundreds of thousands of rubles. That is an amount one can save by not committing the errors which people usually make buying a used car and becoming a victims of unscrupulous sellers. After reading my guide one can buy a used car feeling 100% insured against the costly mistakes.
True Aviation Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
These are some true aviation stories about flying a single-engine Cessna 172 from Denver to other states, mostly back east.
How to Buy a Car Online
Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
A guide to help you if you are contemplating the purchase of a car or other vehicle through one of the many online auctions.
How to Buy a Car from an Auction
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Car auctions are an excellent way of buying a car, but beware, because the inexperienced and unwary can end up with a dog and I’m not talking about a furry four legged type with a cold wet nose. These simple pointers should help.
Nightmare in the Sky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This is a true story about a non-pilot, Bob, who goes on a flight to search for a downed plane. The pilot passes out, leaving Bob to try to fly the plane.
How to Get the Best Possible Deal on Your Next Vehicle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
How to Get the Best Possible Deal on Your Next Vehicle is the ultimate how-to guide when it's time to shop for your next car, truck or SUV. This easy-to-read guide is packed with information on how to negotiate and what traps to avoid when buying your next vehicle. You could save hundreds or even thousands of dollars off of your next purchase by following the steps laid out within.
Northern Pacific Railway Directory Fargo, North Dakota 1896-1916
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
My eBook consists of small bios of Northern Pacific Railway Employees in Fargo, North Dakota from 1896-1916. The biographical details includes ancestral information on each person who worked for N P Ry in Fargo. The e-book is pertinent to individuals who are railway enthusiasts. It is also a fine resource to learn more about Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN history.
Domestic and International Traveler's Survival Guide: How To Interact With TSA, Customs, Immigration and Other Federal Officers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Law » Transportation
When you leave the comfort of your home to travel by air either on a domestic or international flight, your plans should be met with ease and comfort. People travel for all types of reasons such as work, pleasure, sickness and even death. But nowadays if you don’t understand your rights or government regulations, it can be a very painful time for you and your family.
The Gas-Miser's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Everything you wanted to know about saving gasoline, but didn't know who to ask.
Car buying made easy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Have you purchased a vehicle and felt like you spent more money than necessary? Did you make an emotional purchase? Would you like to make a more informed purchase next time? We have all the information you need to help you save hundreds, if not thousands! Never pay full price again!!!
Wishford Station - Stations of the GWR
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
Wishford Station stood in Wiltshire on the main line from Salisbury to Bristol. For many years it was a thriving village station handling freight, passengers and livestock, but it closed in 1955 and is now no more.
What You Should Know When Deciding Whether to Buy a New or Used Car
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Should you buy a new or used car? What is the difference? We walk through the two options using real numbers to show you which option is better and why, plus some ideas on saving cash for your next car.
Refits, More Ways to Make Your Boat Better.
Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Six chapters including marine refrigeration, hard stand haul out, refitting in Thailand, engine vibration problems, accessing components on board and mistakes made by builders we have to live with. Non technical and easily understood with a few laughs to make this a fun and informative read.
Not Quite Classic Cars. Saved From the Scrapyard With a Rusty Spanner. Car Repairs on a Shoestring.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
This lovingly written little book recounts a true car enthusiast's thrifty repairs on cars that were never considered classics and mostly destined for the scrap yard! Enough images and 'car stuff' for the mechanic in you; enough story even for those with only a passing interest in cars, this book is a fantastic window on an era when everybody tinkered with their cars to keep them on the road.