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The Steam Man of the West
Series: The Steam Man of the West, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Join Frank Rude, Jr., and his gang of misfits as they conquer the Weird, Weird West. Along with his associates Denver Doll the Detective Queen, photographer Eadweard Muybridge, giant Charlie Bull, Bessie Little the Masked Rider, orphan PS and Solomon, the cat who loves water, the unforgettable exploits of these daring adventurers turn history inside out.
The History of Waterloo Station
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads, Nonfiction » History » European
The definitive history of Britain’s busiest rail terminal, written by a long term commuter to the station and bulging with illustrations.
Building a Flash Steam Boiler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
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A very simple boiler for amateur construction to drive model steam engines
Voyages Through Life: The Story of John Dunlop Allison
Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The true adventure story of life at sea in the 19th century, of wars and wives, of gold fever and greed, of death and disease, of storms and shipwrecks all over the world. John Dunlop Allison appears to have written his memoirs in 1909, as he approached ‘the allotted life of man, three score and ten’, which were discovered and transcribed over 100 years later by his great-grandson.
1872 Chicago Firefighter Directory
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » History » North America
I am publishing an 1872 Directory of Fireman for the City of Chicago. It includes railroads and Chicago businesses. I researched the book from the U.S. Business Directory of 1872, among other references. 1872 was the year after the great conflagration, i.e the Great Chicago Fire of October 8-10, 1871. In this era firefighting was handled by steam engines. They were often pulled by teams of horses.
PYRTE 13 - Rear Wheel and Steering Upgrades
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Upgrades to the rear wheels and steering for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 12 - Insulation, Painting and running tips.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A guide for the insulation, painting and running tips for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 11 - Heating
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Gas heating guide for PYRTE the traction engine covering burners and the gas supply
PYRTE 10 - Water tank, pipework and fittings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Water tank and pipework assembly guide for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 9 - Crankshaft Assembly and Timing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Crankshaft assembly construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine, along with setting up the timing.