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Train Scene 2017
Series: Long Long Short Long - Railway and Railroad Images. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Trains, planes, and automobiles: without the annoying last two. Railroad locomotives, railway right-of-way, and train scenes from 2017. Revisit our corner of America and share the rail highlights from the Pacific Northwest. (By default, we'll be a little heavy on BNSF pumpkin orange, but we do our best to include as much variation as possible.)
Railway Scene 2018
Series: Long Long Short Long - Railway and Railroad Images. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Rail fans, scale train modelers, cubicle convicts, and many modern walks of life can find an interesting railroad scene or train engine to enjoy in this sprawling tome covering our part of the rail world in the year 2018. Includes some rolling stock and other snippets of railroading as it was along Class I and smaller lines in-and-around the Pacific Northwest.
Leyland Rover
Series: Memories of an automotive engineer, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: British English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Leyland Rover is an account of Ken Ryeland’s tours of the Far East as a service engineer for British Leyland during the early 1970s. His job was to see that Leyland’s Far East distributors conformed to all operational and engineering standards, but the culture and different working practices in the various countries presented many challenges and often frustrated his efforts.
Basic Car Maintenance.
Series: Educational Books. · All Of My Books.. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Basic Car Maintenance is a book for car maintenance for beginners, and helps you to keep your car in good shape and roadworthy.
Home Burglary and Car Theft Protection Hacks: 12 Simple Practical Hacks to Protect and Prevent Home and Car from Robbery
Series: Life 'n' Hack. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Security, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Imagine coming home one day and seeing your place has been broken into and robbed - or leaving for the parking lot and noticing your car is gone! Are you thinking that something like this will never happen to you? Then you are as a foolish as the next unexpected victim because these things happen every day to those with this exact careless naivete of not securing their home and car from burglary.
What Most People Don't Know About Titanic
Series: What Most People Don't Know..., Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
An intriguing delve into the questionable circumstances around and behind the greatest maiden voyage of all time. Join the author as he explores the evidence and asks us to "follow the money!"
Nifty Fifty Finds, 50 Railroad and Railway Discoveries: Long - Long - Short . Long -
Series: Long Long Short Long - Railway and Railroad Images. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
While trains and railway scenes are interesting, every-so-often you stumble upon a really neat example of something special. This collection of over 150 full color images consists of my top fifty finds throughout the years.
Weekly Training: Railroad Photography Throughout the Year (2015)
Series: Long Long Short Long - Railway and Railroad Images. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
New Year's Resolution: Weekly Training! An entire year of railroad photography, clocking in at nearly 250 pictures, covering images for all 52 weeks, come rain or shine, heck or high water. Hang onto your butt, it's more challenging than you think.
Dangerous Loads
Series: Cambodia Travel Guide Books. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Over 95 pictures with descriptions of amazing and scary loads and things that I have seen while living in Asia for a year and a half. Get this book and learn more about Cambodia and Vietnam and their transport system.
Amtrak: Long - Long - Short . Long -
Series: Long Long Short Long - Railway and Railroad Images. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Over one hundred passenger train images following Amtrak (and a couple surprises) predominantly through the Pacific Northwest through all seasons and weather conditions. Grab your bag, watch your step, and climb on up. All aboard!
Railway Scenes 2013-2014
Series: Long Long Short Long - Railway and Railroad Images. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Over sixty beautiful railway images combining scenery and rail action covering locations from Washington and Oregon, out into neighboring states, even a couple photographs from Texas. Come along with us on a journey through the living history of the railroad.
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Four: British Invasion (1963 – 1966)
Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Volume Four: British Invasion (1963 – 1966) tells how Ford Motor Company and Team Lotus joined to conquer the Indianapolis 500, inaugurating the modern era of higher automotive technology supported by corporate money - especially the opening shots of the infamous tire wars between Firestone and Goodyear. Speeds climbed quickly until tragedy struck in turn four in 1964.
Flying Unusual Helicopters
Series: Collected Rotary Flight Test Articles 2004-2011, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This is the final collection of flying instructor Helen Krasner's flight test articles, which were originally published in various aviation magazines. This book looks at six relatively unusual helicopters, rarely flown by the private pilot. They include the Eurocopter EC145, the AgustaWestland Grand, the Bolkow Bo-105, the Schweizer 333, the Mil Mi-2, and the Mil Mi-8. A109, and the Enstrom 480.
Flying Historic Helicopters
Series: Collected Rotary Flight Test Articles 2004-2011, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This is the third collection of flying instructor Helen Krasner's flight test articles. It looks at six helicopters of historic interest which are rarely seen and flown even less often. Included are the Alouette II, Alouette III, Gazelle, Hiller, Westland Wasp, and Hughes 269A. Included are descriptions of each type, flying experiences, history, and detailed specifications.
Flying Popular Helicopters
Series: Collected Rotary Flight Test Articles 2004-2011, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This is the second collection of flying instructor Helen Krasner's flight test articles, which were first published in a UK aviation magazine. This book looks at seven helicopters which are popular with private owners, organisations such as the police and emergency medical services, and for passenger transport. They include the Eurocopter EC120, 135, and 130, Agusta A109, and the Enstrom 480.
Flying Small Helicopters
Series: Collected Rotary Flight Test Articles 2004-2011, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: British English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
A collection of former flying instructor Helen Krasner's flight test articles. The first in a series of four books, this one looks at the smaller helicopters on which most people learn to fly, such as the Robinson R22, R44, Schweizer 300CBi, and Bell 206 JetRanger. Each helicopter is described in detail, with its flight characteristics, history and specifications.
Having Fun over Bristol, World Capital of Hot Air Ballooning
Series: Photo Albums, Book 9 · Budget Holidays Europe. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A hot air balloon ride over Bristol including forty panoramic, colour photographs. Taking-off in the early morning from Ashton Court Estate, west of the city and landing near Pucklechurch to the east, our flight lasted for about 1 hour and was wonderful value-for-money.
On the Road: Contributions to the Weekly Dispatch, 1920-1921
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 6. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
These articles represent the very earliest published writings of Henry Williamson, appearing in the Weekly Dispatch between July 1920 and January 1921 during his short-lived Fleet Street career. They include ‘The Country Week’ (short nature sketches) and ‘On the Road’ (a weekly column on light cars that offered occasionally somewhat dubious advice!).
How To Avoid Being Stuffed With The Car You Don’t Want!
Series: How to Avoid Being Stuffed With The §#**€ You Don't Want!, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 44,080. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
2 checklists with step-by-step instructions to save you time, effort, money and grief! On The Phone - in 10 minutes you'll know if you want to view that car At The Viewing - in 10 minutes you'll know if the car and the seller are straight. You don’t get dirty hands. You don’t crawl under cars. You don’t need any mechanical knowledge at all.
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Three: Watson’s Wonders (1959 – 1962)
Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,860. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Volume Three: Watson's Wonders (1959 – 1962) tells the story of the how the racing creations of A.J. Watson came to dominate this era at the Speedway, to then be challenged by the rear engine creations of the Coopers and Mickey Thompson. Each year features an epic "500", with Speedway legends Jim Rathmann, A.J. Foyt and Rodger Ward (twice) the victors.