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  • ...And Leave the Driving to Us: A History of Greyhound Lines of Canada

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781199591159
    • Publisher: Greyhound Lines of Canada
    • Published: 1986
  • 1000 Days In Shanghai: The Story of Volkswagon the First Chinese-German Car Factory

    By Martin Posth

    Our Price: $31.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780470823880
    • Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS
    • Published: August 2008
    Posth arrived in China with a vision. He navigated a steep learning curve, achieved his goals and now shares an insightful, first-hand account of an intriguing journey that included bumps and highlights. 1,000 Days in Shanghai is a breathtaking manual for anyone contemplating a business career in the increasingly vibrant arena of today's China. It is also a personal account, done with great sensitivity, revealing between the lines a deep respect for the spirit that propels China's social and industrial revolution today.--Hans Michael Jebsen, Chairman, Jebsen and Co., Ltd. To really understand China's economic development, one needs to look at the history of individual projects. This applies in particular to those who are considering a venture on site. This book by Martin Posth is a unique document on the subject: evidence of profound knowledge, didactically sound, with comprehensible conclusions--simply readable!--Prof. Heinrich v. Pierer, Former Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Siemens AG Former Chairman of the German Asian-Pacific Business Commission Co-Chairman of the German-Chinese Dialog Forum This book is a must-read for anyone seeking to work in or via China. The personal experiences of a pioneering manager can also help management to see the transformation of China in a new light. Anybody wanting to be successful in China should heed the practical lessons that Martin Posth draws.--Prof. Dr. Eberhard Sandschneider, Otto-Wolff-Director, Research Institute Executive Officer, German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) In establishing the Volkswagen works in Shanghai at the beginning of Deng Xiaoping's reform era, Martin Posth made a breach in the wall behind which the People's Republic of China had dug its trenches up until then. His experiences are useful for anyone wanting to work the Chinese market with any degree of success. The fascinating reading that his report makes, and heeding his lessons, can help any entrepreneur to avoid costly mistakes.--Dr. Theo Sommer, DIE ZEIT, Editor-at-Large For the Chinese, this book by Martin Posth is a historic document on the Open Door Policy for foreign investors. It is a must-read.--Prof. Xu Kuangdi, Mayor of Shanghai 1995-2001, Chairman China Federation of Industrial Economics (CFIE), Co-Chairman of the German-Chinese Dialog Forum
  • 1000 Historic Automobile Site

    By Mike Varey

    Our Price: $39.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781930859500
    • Publisher: ELDERBERRY PRESS
    • Published: June 2003
  • 1001 Dream Cars You Must Drive Before You Die

    By Simon Heptinstall

    Our Price: $36.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780789324375
    • Publisher: Universe
    • Published: October 2012
    A lavishly illustrated collection of the 1,001 most groundbreaking and beautiful cars, from the earliest pioneering horseless carriages to the latest custom models for connoisseurs. This latest volume in the hugely popular 1001 series showcases the world’s best designed and most important cars. With stunning full-color photography representing the highest achievements of car design and visceral descriptions of what it is like to turn the key and rev the engine, this collection is the next best thing to a test drive.Henry Ford jump-started the age of the automobile with the Model T. Since then, the automobile has evolved from chugging workhorse to tailfin-era showboat to sleek status symbol. Automobile buffs can never get enough information on classic and contemporary cars, making 1001 Dream Cars the perfect gift for car buffs and anyone who follows car design. It offers a lush visual history of the automobile, decade-by-decade highlights of the technological innovations, major manufacturers, engineering feats, and designers, and the interplay between popular culture and car design. No mere machine or convenience, the car is a reflection of the cultural zeitgeist, and 1001 Dream Cars celebrates America’s long fascination with it.
  • 101 Jeep Performance Projects

    By James Weber

    Our Price: $34.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760331644
    • Publisher: Motorbooks International
    • Published: December 2009
    Detailed, illustrated instructions for Jeep performance projects--maintenance, upgrades, suspension adjustments, engine and transmission swaps, and much more.
  • 101 Performance Projects for Your BMW 3 Series 1982-2000

    By Wayne R. Dempsey

    Our Price: $37.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760326954
    • Publisher: Motorbooks International
    • Published: August 2006
    Since its introduction in 1975, the BMW 3-series has earned a reputation as one of the world’s greatest sports sedans. Unfortunately, it has also proven one of the more expensive to service and maintain. This book is dedicated to the legion of BMW 3-series owners who adore their cars and enjoy restoring, modifying, and maintaining them to perfection; its format allows more of these enthusiasts to get out into the garage and work on their BMWs?and in the process, to save a fortune. Created with the weekend mechanic in mind, this extensively illustrated manual offers 101 projects that will help you modify, maintain, and enhance your BMW 3-series sports sedan. Focusing on the 1984?1999 E30 and E36 models, 101 Performance Projects for Your BMW 3-Series presents all the necessary information, covers all the pitfalls, and assesses all the costs associated with performing an expansive array of weekend projects.
  • 101 Projects for Your Porsche 911

    By Wayne R. Dempsey

    Our Price: $34.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760308530
    • Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
    • Published: October 2001
    This all-color collection guides owners of pre-1990 Porsche 911s through 101 carefully selected, weekend projects illustrated with step-by-step, full-color studio photography. Divided into three categories-performance, handling, and customization-the projects range from 30-minute maintenance projects to eight-hour performance modifications; each is accompanied by a handy chart indicating how much skill, cash, and time are needed to successfully complete the task. Author Wayne Dempsey also explains why the jobs should be undertaken and what kind of improved performance the owner can expect. An unprecedented book, and a great resource for everyone from casual enthusiasts to shop pros.
  • 101 Projects for Your Porsche 911, 996 and 997 1998-2008 (Motorbooks Workshop)

    By Wayne R. Dempsey

    Our Price: $39.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760344033
    • Publisher: Motorbooks
    • Published: 2013
    101 Projects for Your Porsche 911 996 and 997 1998-2008 offers 101 step-by-step projects designed to help you save thousands by maintaining, modifying, and improving your late-model Porsche 911 in your own garage.
  • 101 Projects for Your Porsche Boxster

    By Wayne Dempsey

    Our Price: $39.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760335543
    • Publisher: Motorbooks International
    • Published: January 2011
    Straightforward illustrated instructions for modifying two of Porsche’s most prized sports cars.
  • 18 Wheels and Bill

    By Juanita Gill-schoen

    Our Price: $12.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781456746070
    • Publisher: Author Solutions
    • Published: July 2011
  • The 1960-1969 Corvair

    By Wayne Machan

    Our Price: $22.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780929758077
    • Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
    • Published: November 1991
    A painstakingly detailed analysis of the year-to-year changes in body, chassis, trim and interior components. Hundreds of photos make this the perfect guide for identification, restoration, and determining authenticity.
  • The 1974-1989 911 912E & 930 Porsche

    By Mark S. Haab

    Our Price: $22.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780929758022
    • Publisher: Beeman Jorgensen, Inc.
    • Published: August 1995
    Recognized by Porsche enthusiasts, concours judges, even the Porsche factory as the definitive guides to Porsche authenticity. Get a detailed look at the year-to-year changes in body, chassis, trim, and interior components. Virtually every part is described and photographed allowing the owner and restorer to determine originality.
  • 2018 Ohio Bmv Permit Test Questions and Answers: Over 200 Bmv Test Questions Answered and Explained

    By David T. M. Green

    Our Price: $7.00
    • ISBN-13: 9781720501039
    • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • 2019 Collector Car Price Guide

    By Old Cars Report Price Guide Editors

    Our Price: $22.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781440248665
    • Publisher: Krause Publications
  • 289 Hipo Engine Build-Up 40 Years Later

    By Mark R. Taeschner

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781456721633
    • Publisher: Author Solutions
    • Published: January 2011

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