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  • 100 Years of Flight: A Chronicle of Aerospace History, 1902-2003

    By Frank H. Winter

    Our Price: $69.95
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781563475627
    • Publisher: AIAA
    • Published: July 2003
    A chronicle of the most significant accomplishments in aerospace history over the past 100 years in a timeline format, oversize with many color & B&W illustrations, essays, &excerpts from news articles, books, documents & other sources.
  • 100 Years of Harley-Davidson

    By Willie G. Davidson

    Our Price: $17.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780821228197
    • Publisher: Bulfinch Press
    • Published: October 2002
    This landmark publication celebrates the 100-year history of the legendary motorcycle manufacturer. The author, the grandson of the original founders of the company, reveals the inside story of the family business, from family reminiscences about the company's origins to insight into the making of Harley's classic models. The book is packed with rare and unseen photographs from the Harley-Davidson archives, featuring races, rallies, famous faces, and much more. 500 color/b&w photos. 288p.
  • The 100-Gun Ship Victory (Anatomy of the Ship)

    By John McKay

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780851777986
    • Publisher: Conway Maritime Press
    • Published: May 2000
    Revised edition, complete with 1/192 scale fold-out plan.
  • 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
  • 101 Best Aviation Attractions

    By John Purner

    Our Price: $27.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780071425193
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
    • Published: June 2004
    Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.From the author of The $100 Hamburger and The $500 Round of Golf comes a flight plan to the world's greatest aviation attractionsFor pilots and aviation enthusiasts who love fun and adventure, here's a thrilling guidebook -- to the best of everything touching on flight. Author John Purner satisfies your appetite for not-to-be-missed U.S. aviation events and attractions -- air shows, air museums, and historic sites -- with bonus foreign attractions thrown in for good measure. With patentable enthusiasm, author and pilot Purner gives you: * No-punches-pulled, best-of-the-best listings -- like the very best old time airplane museum and air show in America* Trip-enhancing information -- such as how to beat the 2-million-person crowd at the country's most popular annual free air show* Heads-ups on adventures you might miss -- for instance, the chance to duplicate the Wright Brothers' flight at Kitty Hawk* A region-by-region directory of attractions* Detailed info on where to land, stay, eat, how to get around, and what it will all cost (both budget and big buck accommodations)* A Website where you can share your own favorites and experiences!Whether you're looking for a great place to go or a good excuse to fly, 101 Best Aviation Attractions is your ticket to memorable adventures.
  • 101 Harley-Davidson Twin-Cam

    By Mark Zimmerman

    Our Price: $39.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760316399
    • Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
    • Published: March 2005
    Boost the performance of your Harley-Davidson's Twin-Cam engine with 101 projects broken out by each specific aspect of the motorcycle, including engine, suspension, transmission, exhaust, brakes, and body.
  • 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 Lessons from the Sky

    By Fletcher McKenzie

    Our Price: $19.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780473448837
    • Publisher: Squabbling Sparrows Press
  • 101 Performance Projects for Your BMW 3 Series 1982-2000

    By Wayne R. Dempsey

    Our Price: $39.99
    • 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.
  • 101 Things To Do With Your Private Pilot's License, Third edition

    By LeRoy Cook

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780071422581
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
    • Published: October 2003
    * Picks up where flight training ends--shows how to get best performance using tips and tricks not taught in school* Wide-ranging coverage includes flying with family, handling different airport types, test-flying, joining a flying club, and flying for money* Discusses mastering advanced navigation systems and handling all types of weather
  • 101 Things You Thought You Knew About the Titanic . . . but Didn't!

    By Tim Maltin

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780143119098
    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • Published: November 2011
    " April 15th, 2012, will be the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. People have an endless fascination with the Titanic, yet much of what they know today is a mixture of fact and fiction. In one hundred and one brief and engaging chapters, Tim Maltin, one of the foremost experts on the Titanic, reveals the truth behind the most common beliefs about the ship and the night it sank. From physics to photographs, lawsuits to love stories, Maltin doesn't miss one tidbit surrounding its history. Heavily researched and filled with detailed descriptions, quotes from survivors, and excerpts from the official inquiries, this book is guaranteed to make readers rethink everything they thought they knew about the legendary ship and its tragic fate. "--

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