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United Airlines Flight 823 The Crash of a Viscount 745D Turboprop Parrottsville, Tennessee July 9, 1964
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Civil Aeronautics Board investigators used a newly adopted jigsaw puzzle method to identify and reconstruct wreckage of the downed Viscount aircraft. They were joined by FBI agents who confiscated papers carried by passengers en route to a meeting at the Oak Ridge Atomic Energy base. Early indications indicated that no bomb was detonated. However a full explanation was delayed for many months.
GPS And Your Driving Test
Price: $12.75 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Tips to master GPS and satnav in the independent driving test
Balloon Assisted Transportation
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mechanics / Aerodynamics
Use balloons to lighten not airlift vehicles off the ground. Use engine heat to produce hot air lift. Use inflated airfoils to achieve lift for cars and ships. Use inflated airfoils as sails in some cases at sea. Use lift to allow ships and barges through waterways not otherwise deep enough. 3 in 1: heat, lighten, foil lift - to increase fuel efficiency of cars and ships, trains and barges too.
Uber Diva
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
She's sitting on a secret. The Uber Diva teaches drivers tricks of the trade while instructing passengers on how to avoid getting slapped with a 1 Star rating. Meet the freaks, learn the equipment, and see how this diva survived when a drunk driver T-Boned her car. Based on true rideshare experiences in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Road Sense for Motorcyclists
Price: $3.02 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
This book "Road Sense for Motorcyclists", in its first edition, educates motorcyclists about road sense by taking a 'man and motorcycle' approach. It explores all the techniques needed to become a total control motorcyclist. It is meant to supplement other exhaustive books and guides already written on motorcycle riding.
Advanced devices for modern cars
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
There are many types of advanced devices in the market which are used on a large scale. In order to get good results with modern cars it is important to keep them in good conditions. Systems of modern cars could cause some problems with the passage of time. This is due to errors in software programs and attacks from viruses or problems in working of some parts of vehicles.
2017 USS Fitzgerald Accident: Navy Preliminary Inquiry and Line of Duty Determination Report Regarding Injuries and Deaths of Seven Sailors in June 2017 Collision with Container Ship ACX Crystal
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,720. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
This is a complete reproduction of the official Navy report issued in August 2017 about its line of duty investigation of the USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) collision off the coast of Japan June 17. This report specifically reviews the crew's damage control activities.
Taking The Long Way Home: Germany to Newfoundland by Motorcycle, Scooter and Van, The Collected Chasing Summer Articles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,710. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
Friendly kidnappings by Russian bikers, flying motorcycles off of cliffs in Mongolia and adopting a beach dog in Thailand are all part of Sherrie & Patrick's year of chasing summer. This is the collected essays of her Chasing Summer column she wrote during 2011 and 2012. A must read for anyone who has ever dreamed of packing everything up and hitting the road.
Grandes Barcos de la Historia - Descubre las asombrosas embarcaciones que surcaron los mares
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2017 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Transportation / Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Un breve recorrido a través de la historia de algunos grandes barcos. Incluye el vapor, la marina de guerra, los pesqueros y la marina mercante. Contiene dibujos a todo color y esquemas que explican el funcionamiento de las diferentes máquinas flotantes. El niño podrá desarrollar habilidades comparativas mediante el reconocimiento de los diferentes barcos usando dibujos para colorear.
Grandes Trenes de la Historia - Descubre las legendarias locomotoras que transitaron por este mundo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2017 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Trains, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
Un breve recorrido a través de la historia de algunos grandes trenes. Desde las primeras máquinas hasta la aparición de los ferrocarriles más modernos. Contiene dibujos a todo color y esquemas que explican el funcionamiento de las diferentes locomotoras. El niño podrá desarrollar habilidades comparativas mediante el reconocimiento de los diferentes trenes usando dibujos para colorear.
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.
Airbus Flight Control Laws: The Reconfiguration Laws
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Continuing the discussion on Airbus flight control laws started with Airbus A330 Normal Law: Putting fly-by-wire into perspective. Covered here are the Airbus reconfiguration laws, those that become effective when Normal law can no longer function. It provides additional insight into these flight control laws for the pilots who fly them and for interested aviation enthusiasts.
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.
Developing and Implementing a Commercial Vehicle Maintenance Program
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Trucks, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
A book designed to help motor carriers create and implement a maintenance program for their fleet.
Helicopters and Humans
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Essay » Sociology
Flying all over the world, during several decades ‒ the people you meet! From the fascinating cultural mixture on Taiwanese Tuna fishing boats to the burly American crew of oil and gas rigs off the coast of Africa and in the Gulf of Mexico, from the mechanics to the EMS nurses, ‘Moggy’ Meyrick has interacted with them all. In 44 short stories he portrays mischief, misunderstandings and mishaps.
Driving A Motor Bike
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Motor bike is a common item used for transport. There are many models in bike which are used all over the world. Basic functions and operations of a bike are similar in all types of models. Handle of the bike provides race on right side and clutch on left side. Brakes are also available with race side in bike. Balancing is important for riding a bike.
Cranes And Machinery
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
Cranes and machinery is high in demand and there are many tasks which are done through using them. There are many types of Cranes and machinery which are used for different purposes. Many new models in Cranes and machinery are launched in the market from time to time so that users could get the best machines for routine tasks.
Cliff Allison British Ferrari Driver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Cliff Allison is an important figure in Formula 1 and sports cars despite having an abbreviated racing career. He began racing Cooper Formula 3 cars at Charterhall, Scotland in 1952. It took three years to gain the attention of Lotus boss Colin Chapman. By 1958 he joined Lotus as Graham Hill's teammate. In 1959 Cliff was recruited as a factory works driver by Enzo Ferrari. He drove F1 until 1961.
Vlucht uit Frankrijk
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: Dutch. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Door stakingen eindigt een vakantie in Bretagne met een penibele situatie.
Vehicle Testing Meters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
This book covers, in detail, with 159+ photos and illustrations, how to select, when and how to, and how not to use the volt, Ohm, and amp features of test meters, as well as the inductive pick-up, also called an amp clamp, current clamp, or current probe.