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Wings over Water

By: Oliver, David

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 039864010436

ISBN: 039864010436

Condition: USED


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Pilgrimage On a Steel Ride

By: Paulsen, Gary

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780151930937

ISBN: 0151930937

Condition: USED


This first full biography of William James in nearly a generation brings us the man alive in all his complexity. Intellectual rebel, romantic pragmatist, aristocratic pluralist, James was both a towering figure of the nineteenth century and a springboard into the twentieth. Constitutionally opposed to the rigidity and stability of the nineteenth century, James guided his generation toward the ambivalence, unpredictability, and indeterminacy of the times that followed. His explorations of pluralism and pragmatism nurtured ideas that continue to shape our society. He laid the groundwork for mode... View more info

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Vintage Diesel Locomotives (Enthusiast Color Series)

By: Schafer, Mike

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9780760305072

ISBN: 0760305072

Condition: USED


Diesel-electric locomotives from the mid-1930s to the late 1960's are brought vividly to life This full-color gallery showcases all the great locomotives from GM, GE, and Alco. Spotlighted are Electro-Motive's famous E- and F-units, and GP-series "Geeps," DL, PA, FA, and RS diesels from American Locomotive Company, and Baldwin's "babyface" and "sharknose" locomotives. Plus Fairbanks-Morse switchers, passenger diesels, freight locomotives, and more. View more info

Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know About Air Travel: Questions, A

By: Smith, Patrick

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781402280917D

ISBN: 9781402280917D

Condition: USED


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Reading Trains and Trolleys (PA) (Images of Rail)

By: Smith, Philip

Price: $6.50

Publisher: ARCADIA PUB (SC):

Seller ID: 9780738535142

ISBN: 0738535141

Condition: USED


Rail transportation has been part of daily life in Reading since the 1830s. Reading Trains and Trolleys portrays the good old days of the Philadelphia & Reading Railway (reorganized as the Reading Company in 1923), the Schuykill Valley Division of the Pennsylvania Railroad, the Mount Penn Gravity Railroad, the Neversink Mountain Railroad, the Reading City Passenger Railway, and the Reading Traction Company. The Reading Railroad gained widespread recognition as a property for sale on the Monopoly board, but the history of trains and trolleys in Reading goes well beyond that iconography. Reading... View more info

America's Railroad Stations

By: Solomon, Brian

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780517220016

ISBN: 0517220016

Condition: USED


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American Diesel Locomotive

By: Solomon, Brian

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780760306666

ISBN: 0760306664

Condition: USED


Ride the rails through the development and history of America's diesel-electric locomotives. Diesel-electric played a critical role in the industrialization of America. After WWII, diesels rapidly displaced the steam locomotive as the dominant source of motive power on the rails. This lavishly illustrated volume delivers detailed coverage of the development of the diesel including AC traction and the 800-horsepower beasts introduced in the mid 1990s. Solomon describes how diesels are operated and maintained today. Appendix lists where restored early diesels can be seen today. View more info

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Last Train to Paradise: Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the R

By: Standiford, Les

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 5/11/2013

Seller ID: 9780609607480

ISBN: 0609607480

Condition: USED


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Dare To Repair Your Car: A Do-It-Herself Guide to Maintenance, Safety, Minor Fix

By: Sussman, Julie

Price: $6.50

Publisher: COLLINS:

Seller ID: 9780060577001

ISBN: 0060577002

Condition: USED


We're back And this time we've got your back when it comes to you and your car.In Dare to Repair: A Do-It-Herself Guide to Fixing (Almost) Anything in the Home, we opened the door for you into the world of basic home repairs. Now, we're opening a different one -- a car door.Dare to Repair Your Car is a basic car care and safety book written by women for women ... and men, and new teen drivers, and senior drivers. Okay, it's for every person who dares to drive a car.Here are just some of the things that will keep you and your family safe: Changing a flat tireMaintaining fluidsJumps... View more info

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Lucille's Car Care

By: Treganowan, Lucille

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 5/13/2013

Seller ID: 9780786862016

ISBN: 0786862017

Condition: USED


In a practical guide to car care, the star of her weekly cable show Lucille's Car Care Clinic walks car owners through basic repairs, reasonable rates, dangers of bad driving habits, and even how to make clocks out of old pistons. Tour. View more info

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British Motorcycles Triumph (Little Books)

By: Triumph

Price: $6.00

Publisher: G2 ENTERTAINMENT:

Seller ID: 9781909217614

ISBN: 1909217611

Condition: USED


Beginning life in 1887 as a bicycle manufacturing company, The Triumph Cycle Company went on to become today's Triumph Motorcycles Limited. Since motorcycle production commenced in 1902, the Triumph factory has produced thousands of classics designs and is regarded as being producers of some of the world's finest motorcycles, from the original Bonneville in 1959 to today's models. The Triumph name is one of the most enduringly popular names in motorcycling. It is an evocative title, one that conjures up all sorts of powerful imagery while the word itself - triumph - literally means to win.... View more info

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At the Creation: Myth, Reality, and the Origin of the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle

By: Wagner, Herbert

Price: $7.50

Publisher: WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOC PR:

Seller ID: 9780870203510

ISBN: 0870203517

Condition: USED


"At the Creation" by Herbert Wagner brings to life the human side of Harley-Davidson's quest to motorize the bicycle and then to promote it as a powerful, fast, reliable, and thrilling means of personal transportation. This book examines the origins of two-wheeled transportation from a time when combining the gasoline engine with the bicycle was the province of dreamers and con men. This is the definitive account of the beginnings of the only American motorcycle brand to ultimately succeed and survive.Backed by a decade of research, "At the Creation" documents for the first time the earl... View more info

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Railroaded:Transcontinental and Making of Modern America

By: White, Richard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC: 6/26/2014

Seller ID: 9780393342376

ISBN: 0393342379

Condition: USED


This original, deeply researched history shows the transcontinentals to be pivotal actors in the making of modern America. But the triumphal myths of the golden spike, robber barons larger than life, and an innovative capitalism all die here. Instead we have a new vision of the Gilded Age, often darkly funny, that shows history to be rooted in failure as well as success. View more info

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To the Edge of the World: The Story of the Trans-Siberian Express, the World's G

By: Wolmar, Christian

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PUBLIC AFFAIRS:

Seller ID: 9781610394529

ISBN: 1610394526

Condition: USED


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New Beetle, The

By: Wood, Jonathan

Price: $9.00

Publisher: 7/24/2013

Seller ID: 0681113960

ISBN: 0681113960

Condition: USED


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Wright Brothers, The

By: Wright/McCullough, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 8/1/2016

Seller ID: 9781476728759

ISBN: 1476728755

Condition: USED


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Essential Guide to Motorcycle Maintenance: Tips & Techniques to Keep Your Motorc

By: Zimmerman, Mark

Price: $7.50

Publisher: WHITEHORSE PRESS:

Seller ID: 9781884313417

ISBN: 1884313418

Condition: USED


Popular motorcycle journalist and author Mark Zimmerman brings a comfortable, conversational tone to his easy-to-understand explanations of how motorcycles work and how to maintain them and fix them when they don't. This practical tutorial covers all brands and styles of bikes, making it a perfect companion to the owner's service manual whether you need to use the step-by-step instructions for basic maintenance techniques to wrench on your bike yourself or just want to learn enough to become an informed customer at your local motorcycle service department. This book includes more than 500 colo... View more info

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Train: Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World--from the Trans-Siberian t

By: Zoellner, Tom

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780143126348

ISBN: 0143126342

Condition: USED


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