Reference Transport Books

The Mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Malaysia Airlines flight 370 departed from Kuala Lumpur airport shortly after midnight, full of passengers flying to Beijing. Half an hour later, the greatest mystery in aviation history had begun.

Though most of us will board an aircraft at some point in our lives, we know little about how they work and the procedures surrounding their operation. It is that mystery that makes the loss of MH370 so terrifying. Follow along step-by-step as Wrigley recreates the flight and its disappearance. Review the many varied theories as to how it could have happened - up to and including alien abduction. The Mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 also introduces a variety of related crashes and incidents, allowing listeners to draw their own conclusions.

Bricks & Bones: The Endearing Legacy and Nitty-Gritty Phenomenon of The Indy 500

Bricks & Bones: The Indy 500 Is Pure And Righteous, explores the cultural significance, endearing legacy, and nitty-gritty phenomenon of The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.

On Sunday, May 28th 2017, the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 was witnessed by some 300,000 people in attendance, and those watching at home saw a polished event thanks to modern television production. But what happens before the cameras turn on and the people arrive? What about after everyone goes home? That's the real allure of Speedway, Indiana, where the Indianapolis 500 is so much more than a single event.

Bricks & Bones reveals the landscape of this small Indiana town, etched forever in the halls of racing history. Its people, places, and mystique all brought to life by Automoblog.net's Tony Borroz as he experiences old Speedway tales, opulent dinners at St. Elmo's, and a chance encounter with a driver who nearly died in the Indy 500. Borroz gives a unique perspective on the drivers and why Indianapolis Motor Speedway is such a challenging venue for them. He even gets to see, thanks to an old racing friend, the very homes where some of the sport's most famous names lived.

Following The Front Wheel West...

In the summer of 2013 I took a dream motorcycle ride across the country. This is a journal that I kept while making that trip.

Truck Coloring Book

These big trucks are waiting to be painted with bold and vibrant colors. Coloring is an enjoyable ac....

12 Basic Motorcycle Travel Tips: How to Prepare for Extended Adventure Motorcycle Trips

Whether you're considering a motorcycle trip or have committed to one and just need some final pre-departure advice, the 12 basic points addressed in this guide can save motorcycle travelers time and money, and ultimately make their journeys safer and more enjoyable!

Stemming from over 80,000 miles of motorcycle riding experience through 14 countries during 3+ years, the advisory tips within are intended to help people enjoy their motorcycle travel more by being better prepared for the obstacles that come their way. Simple topics like storing your spare key, wearing wool or cotton, or how to get small items out of hard to reach places can make all the difference in your journey if you know how ahead of time.

RIDE on!

The Panama Canal Conflict between Great Britain and the United States of AmericaA Study

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

The Old Merchant Marine; A chronicle of American ships and sailors

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

Children's Book About Motorcycles: A Kids Picture Book About Motorcycles with Photos and Fun Facts

Children's Author, Emma Jacobs, is pleased to present her new picture book for kids. Children's Book About Motorcycles: A Kids Picture Book About Motorcycles with Photos and Fun Facts is a fascinating, educational book for children which contains many colorful images and interesting facts about motorcycles. Kids will learn all about the different classifications of motorcycles and what makes them so special. The information is broken up into different short sections that will encourage your child to explore, read and learn on their own. Each chapter contains its own set of facts and cool pictures.

The writing is fun and lively as well as educational. The vivid images of different motorcycles will draw your child into their amazing world and will keep them coming back for more.

At the end of each chapter are more fun facts. This invites further learning with added information about the topic, allowing your child to gain even a higher level of understanding. Children's Book About Motorcycles contains vivid images for each chapter so your child can visit up close with them in a fun and educational format. The images are highly detailed providing you with a fantastic, educational opportunity, giving your child a clear look at motorcycles that they may never otherwise experience.

This book is truly a great way for children to explore, learn and to have fun while they dive into the world of motorcycles. This educational book will spark their interest and keep them coming back for more.

Gambia

This book (hardcover) is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS. It contains classical literature works from over two thousand years. Most of these titles have been out of print and off the bookstore shelves for decades. The book series is intended to preserve the cultural legacy and to promote the timeless works of classical literature. Readers of a TREDITION CLASSICS book support the mission to save many of the amazing works of world literature from oblivion. With this series, tredition intends to make thousands of international literature classics available in printed format again - worldwide.

Government Ownership Of Railroads, And War Taxation

Lang:- eng, Pages 60. Reprinted in 2013 with the help of original edition published long back[1918]. This book is in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, there may be some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions.Original Title:- Government ownership of railroads, and war taxation 1918 [Hardcover] Author:- Kahn, Otto Hermann,

Chesapeake 1850: Steamboats & Oyster Wars: The news reader

The life of Ethan Aaron Douglas is chronicled as the ten-year-old joins his grandfather for a life on the Chesapeake Bay. With his grandfather as captain of a steamboat traveling between Norfolk, Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, the boy learns quickly about life on the water. From hurricanes to blue crabs life on the Bay changes quickly. Learning Shakespeare and witnessing a hanging are just part of the life along the river. Ethan Douglas' life brushes past major events in the United States from slavery to the underground railroad and the days leading up to the civil war. How did those who lived along the Potomac deal with active warfare during the War Between the States? Life was always a war on the water with pirates shooting at each other as well as Maryland and Virginia oyster police. Ethan's younger brothers and sisters soon join him as they grow older and become entrepreneurs as the nation's capital city grows and changes. From buyboats to newspapers the lives of the Douglas family become part of the history of the young nation. Oysters were the "white gold" of the east while railroads and shipping competed for freight. This book is the first in the series that will tell the story of life in the tidewater Chesapeake Bay region from 1850 to 1950.