Books tagged: transportation

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All Aboard the Lake Manawa Railway
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
After Lake Manawa was formed during an 1881 Missouri River flood a resort grew with a short-line railroad that hauled pleasure-seekers all summer long. By the turn of the 20th century Lake Manawa was the "Mecca of the Midwest" offering amusements aplenty. The "trolley park" closed in 1928 and the lake is now an Iowa State Park.
Izefia's Fall
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,310. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When the planet of Izefia is attacked and destroyed by a universal plague known as the Black, Izefia's most cherished possession, the Crimson Gem, is shattered into thousands of piece and scattered across the universe. King Alexander now must embark on a desperate journey to recover the gem and save his dying planet!
10+ of Our Top iPod/iPhone Applications to Educate and Entertain Preschoolers & Toddlers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Computers and technology
One day, a relative introduced me to the IPOD. Thinking it was only for adults, I was shocked to learn she has given it as a gift to her 2 1/2+ year old as a learning tool. I did the same and was surprised that, after multiple uses, a preschooler can actually learn how to operate an IPOD. This book recommends excellent applications that teach preschool concepts via various activities and games.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #1 Transportation (IS-801) - National Response Framework (NRF) USTRANSCOM, TSA, DOT Emergency Response Team
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to Emergency Support Function (ESF) #1 – Transportation.
The Lakeside and Marblehead Railroad
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
A well-written, meticulously researched history of a short Ohio railroad line. A must for any railroad history buff.
The Millionth Chance: The Story of the R. 101
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The R101 airship was thought to be the model for the future, an amazing design that was ‘as safe as houses. . .except for the millionth chance’. On the night of 4 October 1930 that chance in a million came up however. James Leasor brilliantly reconstructs the conception and crash of this huge ship of the air with compassion for the forty-seven dead, including a cabinet minister.
London Taxis a Full History
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,070. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Earlswood Press. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
London’s taxis, the capital's famous 'black cabs' are famous around the world. This book traces the story of the London taxi from 1897, when the capital’s first horseless cab, the Bersey, appeared, right up to the present day. This is a text-only version: a fully illustrated edition is available as a print book from Earlswood Press
Behind The Wheel: A Trucker's Poetry Book
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Poetry and pictures by a (former) trucker of life on the road; family, friends, the job and life in general.
Railfanning 101
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
A series of stories and practical guide to railfanning
Colorado Business Plan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Colorado deserves a business plan, Thomas Chi developed the first Internet advertising for Charles Schwab International Electronic Brokerage. Thomas Chi continued to create successful advertising that sells to tourists on projects in Aspen, Vail, Boulder, Denver and Colorado Springs involving Internet marketing to increase revenue.