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Great Ranches of Today's Wild West: A Horseman's Photographic Journey Across the American West by Mark Bedor (Skyhorse) 4.4 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

In this beautiful collection, veteran travel writer Mark Bedor takes readers on a journey through twenty of the great ranches of today's Wild West. With over 200 stunning full-color photographs, reading Great Ranches of Today's Wild West is almost as good as being there. Take a horseback ride through the snowy woods at Vista Verde Ranch in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, or follow in the footsteps of Butch Cassidy on the Outlaw Trail at Utah's Tavaputs Ranch—it's all just another part of the American ranch experience.

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 176 Pages (68,671 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

A Fine Place to Daydream: Racehorses, Romance, and the Irish by Bill Barich (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

Twenty-five years after his racetrack classic Laughing in the Hills, Bill Barich tells the story of how he fell in love and found a new life in Dublin, where he was soon caught up in the Irish obsession with horses and luck. Barich travels throughout his adopted country and meets the leading trainers and jockeys, the beleaguered bookies who work rain or shine, and a host of passionate, like-minded fans—from Father Sean Breen, the “Racing Priest," to T. P. Reilly, whose peculiar betting system turns on a horse's looks. Witty, ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 240 Pages (1,108 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Best There Ever Was: Dan Patch and the Dawn of the American Century by Sharon B. Smith (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 5 hours ago

His winning percentage was well above Jordan's shooting average or Woods's domination of golf tournaments. And he sold products and drew spectators like no one had ever done. He was hands-down the most famous athlete in America's most popular spectator sport, and exactly one hundred years ago you would have been hard pressed to find anybody in the country who didn't know his name. He was Dan Patch, and he was a racehorse. At the turn of the last century, harness racing drew larger crowds and offered bigger paychecks than any other ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 256 Pages (5,240 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Sure-Fire Whitetail Tactics by John Weiss (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Whether you're a seasoned veteran or a first-time deer hunter, you will find plenty of solid advice delivered in a knowledgeable yet comprehensible manner in Sure-Fire Whitetail Tactics. In this essential guide, whitetail authority John Weiss covers topics deer hunters everywhere consistently want to learn more about. From detailing the best methods for scouting, to analyzing the effects of moon phases and latitudes on the rut, to adapting your strategy for different weather patterns, Weiss shares some of deer hunting's best-kept ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 237 Pages (21,964 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Darwin on Evolution: Words of Wisdom from the Father of Evolution by Charles Darwin (Skyhorse) 1.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The father of evolution imbibed history with his controversial book On the Origin of Species. As a young scientist studying natural history, Charles Darwin set out on the HMS Beagle for a five-year voyage that would bring him in contact with animal species, plant species, and rock formations all over the world. This voyage established him as an eminent geologist, and his publication of his journal of the voyage established him as a well-known popular author. After continued, careful studying of his findings from his trip around the ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 144 Pages (1,426 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Risk Management Handbook: FAA-H-8083-2 by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 3.5 Stars (12 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Every day in the United States, over two million men, women, and children step onto an aircraft and place their lives in the hands of strangers. As anyone who has ever flown knows, modern flight offers unparalleled advantages in travel and freedom, but it also comes with grave responsibility and risk. For the first time in its history, the Federal Aviation Administration has put together a set of easy-to-understand guidelines and principles that will help pilots of any skill level minimize risk and maximize safety while in the air. ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 112 Pages (3,969 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Aeronautical Chart User's Guide by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 3.5 Stars (15 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The updated 11th edition of the Aeronautical Chart User's Guide by the FAA is a great reference for novice pilots and professionals alike. Printed in full color with detailed examples, this book provides all the information students and pilots need to know about all the symbols and information provided on US aeronautical charts and chart navigation publications. Readers will find information on VFR charts, aeronautical chart symbols, helicopter route charts, flyway planning charts, IFR enroute charts, explanation of IFR enroute terms ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 88 Pages (24,769 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Lost Arts of the Sportsman: The Ultimate Guide to Hunting, Fishing, Trapping, and Camping by Francis Henry Buzzacott (Skyhorse) 3.9 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The Lost Art of the Sportsman is an exhaustive reference text and a compulsively addictive narrative from the turn of the 1900s. Francis H. Buzzacott would find little in common with the hiker and camper of contemporary times. This is the American frontiersman at his best -- no-holds-barred approach to sporting. And while some of the advice and information in The Lost Art of the Sportsman has undoubtedly been replaced with the advent of new technology, what's surprising is just how much of the book is still essential advice and ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 561 Pages (171,124 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Horseman's Guide to the Meaning of Life: Lessons I've Learned from Horses, Horsemen, and Other Heroes by Don Burt (Skyhorse) 3.8 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Don Burt believes that we can learn as much about patience, commitment, strengths and weaknesses, and goals from our horses and other horsemen as we can teach them. He has made that perception an integral part of his life and his work with horses and riders. Whether introducing a young colt to saddle and bridle, competing in or judging an entry-level horse show or a national championship, or organizing an informal trail ride or running an international organization, Burt has observed, analyzed, and applied what he has experienced or ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 145 Pages (1,116 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Biggle Horse Book: A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Horse, Adapted to the Needs of Farmers and Others Who Have a Kindly Regard for This ... by Jacob Biggle (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 9 hours ago

"People ought to try to make their horses happy," wrote Jacob Biggle's wife Harriet in The Biggle Horse Book in 1894. "A happy, cheerful horse will do more work and live longer, and thus be more profitable to its owner, than one whose temper is kept constantly ruffled, whose disposition is soured by ill-usage, and whose peace of mind is often disturbed by the crack of the whip, the hoarse voice of the driver, the strain of overwork, the discomfort of a hard bed, or the pangs of hunger and thirst." When it comes to the treatment of ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 128 Pages (3,482 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Sea: Stories, Trivia, Crafts, and Recipes Inspired by the World's Best Shorelines, Beaches, and Oceans by Isobel Carlson (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

"The sea is as near as we come to another world." -- Anne Stevenson This book celebrates oceans, coasts and shorelines the world over. Bringing together incredible stories and legends of the sea, delicious recipes and activities inspired by the coast, and fascinating trivia on everything from marine exploration to the turning tides, it will captivate anyone who is enthralled by the wonder of the sea. • Learn about sea creatures, such as turtles, jellyfish, whales, sharks, and dolphins • Dish up delicious recipes and drinks, ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 176 Pages (34,516 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Natural Gardening for Birds: Create a Bird-Friendly Habitat in Your Backyard by Julie Zickefoose (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (13 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

A Practical Illustrated Bird-Oriented Gardening Book with Great Reference Charts Bird-watchers everywhere dream of a landscape dotted with fruiting shrubs, nests tucked into twining vines, and birds flocking to feeding stations. Let Natural Gardening for Birds show you how to lay out the welcome mat for birds by considering all of their needs, including year-round food, water, and shelter. Whether you're looking to create a hummingbird garden, install a water feature, create alluring perches, or simply designate a corner of your ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 256 Pages (14,264 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Pocket Deer Hunting Guide: Successful Hunting with a Rifle or Shotgun (Skyhorse Pocket Guides) by Stephen D. Carpenteri (Skyhorse) 4.8 Stars (10 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Whether it's learning about rifles and shotguns, determining the best hunting location, or butchering your five-point buck, here is all the essential information to have a successful and fun hunting experience in a compact, portable guidebook. Complete with handy illustrations and photographs, The Pocket Deer Hunting Guide is the essential reference guidebook for any deer hunter.

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 160 Pages (11,609 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Lines on the Water: A Fly Fisherman's Life on the Miramichi by David Adams Richards (Skyhorse) 4.0 Stars (11 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Anyone who has ever tied a blood knot in a leader or spun a line on the reel, felt the tug of a salmon or seen the glimmer of a brook trout in the early morning sun, understands that fishing is more than a sport. It is, for many, a way of life. In Lines on the Water, we are reminded why this is so. Writing with the same mastery that has won him praise for his fiction, Richards takes us—even those unfamiliar with days spent in chilly waters—on an unforgettable journey to the famed Miramichi River. Casting new light on the mysterious ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 256 Pages (1,079 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

250 Amazing Hunting Tips: The Best Tactics and Techniques to Get Your Game This Season by Lamar Underwood (Skyhorse) 3.4 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The very best tactics and techniques that successful hunters use to get their game. With years of hunting experience, Lamar Underwood and Nate Matthews know the best gear, the best tactics, the best times and places to hunt, and what to do once game has been taken. Now, they want you to know the tips that they've picked up from their long experience. 250 Amazing Hunting Tips is a concise, easy to read collection of the best tested tidbits of wisdom from two longtime hunters. 250 Amazing Hunting Tips focuses on the game species that ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 210 Pages (14,662 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Earth’s Magnetic Field Secrets: An Illusion Mixed With Reality by Dennis Brooks 3.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

An Illusion Mixed with Reality Estimations show that planet Earth is tilted away from its magnetic axes because of its misalignment and the other forces acting on it. This means that if the planet could slowdown both its rotation and orbit, its axis of rotation will move closer to its magnetic axis. With Earth, the separation between the axes occurs because the planet's core is anchored to the magnetic apex, but the poles are not anchored in space. They are free to move. This creates a complex illusion that is part fact and part ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 82 Pages (22,168 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Waltzes with Giants: The Twilight Journey of the North Atlantic Right Whale by Peter C. Stone (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Waltzes with Giants is a moving portrait of one of the earth's largest endangered mammals. Mystical and provocative, the book is inspired by a real North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) and her threatened migrations from Atlantic Canada to her calving grounds off the coasts of Georgia and Florida. In the spirit of marine biologist and conservationist Rachel Carson's sea trilogy, the story evokes the wonder, the sorrow, and the conflicts associated with this member of the suborder Mysticetes (baleen whales). Blending sound ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 112 Pages (3,169 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Pointer and His Predecessors: An Illustrated History of the Pointing Dog from the Earliest Times by William Arkwright (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Originally published in 1906, The Pointer and His Predecessors is a highly researched guide to anything and everything relating to the pointing hunting dog. These hunting dogs primarily fall under the setter and pointer breeds, and Arkwright has included everything that an owner would need to know. Anyone who has any interest in shooting and hunting culture will find this book of substantial use. The Pointer and His Predecessors includes topics such as: Characteristics of the Pointer Breeding and Selection Shooting Over ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 296 Pages (15,186 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Disaster Preparedness NYC: An Essential Guide to Communication, First Aid, Evacuation, Power, Water, Food, and More before and after the Worst Happens by Olivia Maria Jovine (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

If you live in New York City, you know this great city has seen and recovered from many disasters of every scale. But if the next Hurricane Sandy, 9/11, blizzard, power outage, fire, or heat wave hits your borough, would you be ready? With Disaster Preparedness NYC, learn what it takes to be prepared and react to disaster. This book is the go-to guide for emergency preparedness in New York City, from before (planning and packing and practicing) to during (making sure you have all the resources you need to survive for disasters that ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 280 Pages (15,294 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Joy of Keeping Horses: Th Ultimate Guide to Keeping Horses on Your Property (Joy of Series) by Jessie Shiers (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The Joy of Keeping Horses is a celebration of how to best keep happy and healthy horses at home. With an emphasis on the differences between owning a horse at a boarding stable and keeping that same horse at your own small farm, this beautiful, clear guide is written specifically for horse lovers who are considering taking the plunge into farm ownership. Jessie Shiers lays out all the important facts and information, from purchasing property and building facilities to daily grooming and nutritional needs. Shiers also dispels some ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 257 Pages (4,703 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Forgotten Tales and Vanished Trails by Theodore Roosevelt (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Forgotten Tales and Vanished Trails gathers together Roosevelt's many writings on game hunting and the outdoors from the late 1800s to the early 1900s. Published in various magazines and excerpts from his other publications, this collection finally brings the best musings of a great sportsman into a single volume. These articles span topics from hunting typical game animals (buck, wildebeest, and the like) to the hunting of dangerous predators such as wolves and bears; others are tales told around a campfire, of marauding wolves and ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 240 Pages (2,259 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Liar's Code: Growing Up Fishing by Richard Chiappone (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Warm, funny, and memorable musings on a life spent fishing. With this eclectic collection of personal essays taking him from his childhood haunts along the industrial Niagara River of the 1960s to Alaska and the saltwater flats of the Caribbean, Richard Chiappone elongates the fishing-writing genre, suggesting that he finds almost anything a fisherman does interesting—anything but the actual fishing. In one piece, he gets no farther than the curb outside his upstate New York childhood home, futilely waiting for his ride to the ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 220 Pages (1,252 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

You Bet Your Life: My Incredible Adventures in Horse Racing and Offshore Betting by Dave Stevenson (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The rags-to-riches tale of one of the most remarkable figures in horse racing history. Readers will be left breathless at the edge of their seats by the amazing stories in You Bet Your Life: My Incredible Adventures in Horse Racing and Offshore Betting, the story of celebrated jockey Dave Stevenson. A runaway barn hand who became a legendary champion and hero in his native Canada, Stevenson's life is incomparable in its color, scope, and excitement. Throughout, You Bet Your Life is the ride of a lifetime. Its pages transport readers ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 274 Pages (5,975 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Downpour by Emily Martin (Sky Pony) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Downpour is the enchanting story of a rainy day turned magical. A rainy day is usually the time to clomp around in rubber boots and discover worms and puddles and other such rainy day things. But this is no ordinary rainy day. Embark on a journey of discovery as the rain begins to wash away the color from the bright red poppies in a field. Follow the color red on its journey, page after page, as it infuses myriad quirky and everyday objects with its bright cheerful hue: from the beaks of curious birds to the big wheel at the ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 32 Pages (4,249 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Plane Sense: A Beginner's Guide to Owning and Operating Private Aircraft FAA-H-8083-19A by Nightingale Bamford School (Skyhorse) 3.4 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Plane Sense is an indispensable, must-have guide for aircraft owners, operators, and all aviation enthusiasts. It highlights the requirements involved in acquiring, owning, operating, and maintaining private aircraft. A valuable reference for understanding the basics of general aviation, this guide also outlines the rules, regulations, and practical aspects of flying your own aircraft -- straight from the FAA. This manual touches upon subjects such as aircraft owner responsibilities, finding pertinent FAA publications, buying private ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 112 Pages (22,181 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Little Book of Going Green: Really Understand Climate Change, Use Greener Products, Adopt a Tree, Save Water, and Much More! by Harriet Dyer (Skyhorse) 3.2 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

"We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the earth as its other creatures do." -- Barbara Wood The Little Book of Going Green aims to shed light on the ways humans are harming the environment, from pollution and deforestation to industrial production and farming methods. Before we can fix a problem, we must have a basic understanding of what brought us there in first place. Dyer explores past events and actions before directing our attention to the future through the exploration of how climate change has ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 93 Pages (8,887 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Balloon Flying Handbook: FAA-H-8083-11A by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 3.4 Stars (15 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

A thrilling blend of adventure and science, the art of flying hot air balloons has never been easier to enjoy. In this newly revised edition of the Federal Aviation Administration's Balloon Flying Handbook, pilots of any skill level will find an easy-to-understand overview of balloon aeronautics along with pointers and tips for safety. With over 200 full-color illustrations and instrument data charts, this handy guide is more than just a textbook, it's a tool for liftoff.

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 390 Pages (16,321 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Natural Healing for Cats, Dogs, Horses, and Other Animals: 150 Alternative Therapies Available to Owners and Caregivers by Lisa Preston (Skyhorse) 3.6 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

In addition to traditional veterinary treatments, a wide range of alternative approaches to are becoming more main stream. Natural Healing for Cats, Dogs, Horses and Other Animals will help pet owners and caretakers understand their options. The author provides valuable advice and shows how to select a practitioner and to determine whether more than one alternative therapy is appropriate. We all want to give our pets the happiest, healthiest life possible—here is a book that shows the way!

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 209 Pages (1,376 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Healing with Nature by Susan S. Scott (Skyhorse) 3.4 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Susan S. Scott is an experienced psychotherapist who, due to a back injury, was forced to abandon her therapist's couch and walk for therapy. Through her extended strolls through nature, she discovered the ingenious ability of trees to grow around obstacles and, in essence, heal themselves. The result of Dr. Scott's musings is Healing with Nature. This collection of stories and photos describes a different aspect of the healing process, matched with a corresponding tree image. Readers will learn how to observe their natural ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 244 Pages (1,334 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Animal Happiness: Moving Exploration of Animals and Their Emotions - From Cats and Dogs to Orangutans and Tortoises by Vicki Hearne (Skyhorse) 3.6 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

A New York Times Notable Book of 1994! Highly respected author, philosopher, and animal trainer Vicki Hearne offers a treasure trove of animal anecdotes, all written in her unique and poetic style. Through entertaining stories about cats, horses, an ornamental carp, a scorpion, and tortoises, Hearne focuses on how each of these various creatures experiences happiness in its own special way. She takes issue with Ludwig Wittgenstein on lions and language, discusses the naming of pets, and considers the process of mourning a loved dog's ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 260 Pages (658 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Hunting Bears: The Ultimate Guide to Hunting Black, Brown, Grizzly, and Polar Bears by Kathy Etling (Skyhorse) 3.6 Stars (9 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

For most hunters in North America, taking a bear is incidental to hunting deer. For others, however, challenging a big bruin on its own turf is the purpose of their hunt and may become an obsession. Whether it involves hunting the wary black bear in Maine over bait, chasing a clever black bear trying to avoid a pack of hounds in the Rocky Mountains, sneaking up with a bow on a huge grizzly, placing the crosshairs on a massive brown bear as it exits an ice-cold Alaskan stream, or enduring bitterly cold temperatures and inhospitable ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 191 Pages (9,636 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Why It Disappeared?and Why It?s Only a Matter of Time Before This Happens Again by David Soucie (Skyhorse) 3.6 Stars (45 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

On March 8, 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 loaded 239 people on board and took off for what should have been a six-hour flight. It never made it—and it's still missing. It's been a year since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished, and there's still no sign of the aircraft, its passengers, or its crew—nor confirmation of what happened or where the aircraft resides. In this gripping investigation of the events that led to the plane's disappearance—and why they could happen again—CNN aviation analyst David Soucie exposes the ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 188 Pages (5,555 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Rotorcraft Flying Handbook by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 4.3 Stars (82 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The Rotorcraft Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual for applicants who are preparing for their private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter or gyroplane class rating. Certificated flight instructors may find this handbook a valuable training aid, since detailed coverage of aerodynamics, flight controls, systems, performance, flight maneuvers, emergencies, and aeronautical decision making is included. Contents: Chapter 1—Introduction to the Helicopter; Chapter 2—General Aerodynamics; ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 212 Pages (25,243 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 3.9 Stars (242 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, created by the Federal Aviation Administration, is the official reference manual for pilots at all levels. An indispensable and invaluable encyclopedia, it deals with all aspects of aeronautical information. Each chapter focuses on a different area that pilots are tested on in flight school and must need to know before they fly a plane on of their own. These topics include: aircraft structure principles of aerodynamics flight controls aircraft systems flight instruments and more Flight ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 480 Pages (69,642 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Aeronautical Chart Users Guide: National Aeronautical Navigation Services by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 3.7 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

A critical reference tool for any aeronautical navigator, the ninth edition of the Aeronautical Chart User's Guide presents the most up-to-date information on charts adhering to Visual Flight Rule (VFR) and Instrument Flying Rule (IFR). Hundreds of color images throughout the book are paired with easy-to-understand explanations and definitions. This concise guide allows pilots and students to successfully pre-plan flight paths through any type of environment from man-made obstacles to natural terrain. In addition, the updated ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 80 Pages (9,129 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Seaplane, Skiplane, and Float/Ski Equipped Helicopter Operations Handbook (FAA-H-8083-23-1) by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 3.8 Stars (18 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

From the Federal Aviation Administration, Seaplane, Skiplane, and Float/Ski Equipped Helicopter Operations Handbook provides the most up-to-date, definitive information on piloting water-related aircraft. Along with full-color photographs and illustrations, detailed descriptions make complicated tasks easy-to-understand, while the index and glossary provide the perfect reference for finding any topic and solving any issue. The Federal Aviation Administration leaves no question unanswered in the most complete book on how to fly ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 96 Pages (8,374 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Big Book of Small Equines: A Celebration of Miniature Horses and Shetland Ponies by Johnny Robb (Skyhorse) 3.7 Stars (10 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Although Miniature Horses and Shetland Ponies are smallest of all the equines, the enthusiasm of their owners and other fans is gigantic. And with good reason: Minis and Shetlands are as versatile as they are cuddly, found in backyards and indoors where they make perfect pets, and in the show arena where they are as fiercely competitive as equines ten times their size. This book, a celebration of the Mini and the Shetland, begins with a brief history of the breeds in this country with a fascinating look at influential horses and ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 205 Pages (45,711 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Fly Fisher and the River: A Memoir by Maxine Atherton (Skyhorse) 3.3 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

On angling as a woman in the first half of the twentieth century. Like fast moving currents, the fishing tales in The Fly Fisher and the River move us through a selection of Max Atherton's experiences both within rivers' waters as well as at their outer edges. They remind us that alongside the (then-) radical environmentalist-explorer part of her, there was a playful joie de vivre, someone who appreciated the company of good-looking, intelligent outdoorsmen. Even before her husband's death, Max enjoyed the attention she got as a ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 270 Pages (3,022 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

101 Favorite Nymphs and Wet Flies: History, Tying Tips, and Fishing Strategies by David Klausmeyer (Skyhorse) 4.0 Stars (34 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

101 Favorite Nymph and Wet Flies is the latest from acclaimed writer David Klausmeyer to complement his recent volume, 101 Favorite Dry Flies. Whether you are a beginner seeking a comprehensible fishing guide or an experienced tyer yearning for the newest and most effective techniques specific to wet flies and nymphs, this book has it all. Each nymph or wet fly is wonderfully captured with its own clear photographs and complete set of instructions. Not only does Klausmeyer highlight insightful tips and fishing strategies on specific ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 224 Pages (8,949 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Bed Bug Book: The Complete Guide to Prevention and Extermination by Ralph H. Maestre (Skyhorse) 3.9 Stars (33 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The definitive handbook on the detection, treatment, and prevention of bed bugs--a must have guide for every homeowner, renter, landlord, and traveler. Bed bugs were believed to have been eradicated by DDT and organophosphates in the 1950s, but they are now reaching epidemic levels. Some cities have seen a 1000% increase in bed bug infestations. Exterminators were unprepared for the resurgence of these tiny pests and the public is now scrambling for information on how they spread and how to get rid of them. The Bed Bug Book has the ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 181 Pages (7,915 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Butterfly Gardening with Native Plants: How to Attract and Identify Butterflies by Christopher Kline (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (13 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

• Fun how-to guide for attracting butterflies with native plants • Includes more than 150 color photographs • Suitable for kids and adults Have you ever wanted to draw butterflies to your home, but you haven't known where to start? This book will help you! Butterfly Gardening with Native Plants is much more than a book filled with beautiful photographs. It brings the butterfly's perspective to the reader. Living in nature is getting more and more difficult around the planet for butterflies. This makes manmade habitats, ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 144 Pages (18,033 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Fusion Fly Tying: Steelhead, Salmon, and Trout Flies of the Synthetic Era by Greg Senyo (Skyhorse) 4.4 Stars (34 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

• Thorough and complete how-to guide for fusion fly tying • Shares essential techniques with clear instructions • Written by Greg Senyo, an expert on tying your own flies Do you want to learn more efficient and effective methods for fusion fly tying? Are you wondering which types of synthetic fly work best for which fish and where? If so, this guide is for you. Fusion Fly Tying highlights 35 of Senyo's signature and tried-and-true steelhead flies used throughout North America. They are suitable for many types of fish, ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 344 Pages (93,809 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Joy of Keeping Goats: The Ultimate Guide to Dairy and Meat Goats (Joy of Series) by Laura Childs (Skyhorse) 4.4 Stars (24 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Goats are easy to care for and a low investment choice for anyone wishing to live out rural dreams or add to an existing stable. The Joy of Keeping Goats offers practical advice, clear guidelines, and wonderful anecdotes from author and self-sustainer Laura Childs. In her book, she walks readers step-by-step through important information on breeds, feeding requirements, vaccination schedules, how to make delicious goat cheese and soap, and much more. With gorgeous color photographs, The Joy of Keeping Goats clearly illustrates what ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 250 Pages (29,651 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Adorable Circle of Life: A Cute Celebration of Savage Predators and Their Hopeless Prey by Alex Solis (Skyhorse) 4.7 Stars (33 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Savage. Menacing. Ruthless. Predators get a pretty bad rap. Sure, they prey on helpless animals that never stand a chance, but behind those jagged teeth, powerful jaws, and razor-sharp claws, every predator has a softer side. Maybe even an adorable one. Everyone has compassion for the cute bunny or lamb. But what about their predators who are working hard for their meal? Capturing their prey is a life-or-death game. Just think about the last time you had to hunt for food while hangry. You can understand, right? Including famous ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 74 Pages (7,453 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Fisherman's Winter by Roderick L. Haig-Brown (Skyhorse) 4.7 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Originally published in 1954, Fisherman's Winter is Roderick Haig-Brown's final installment in his well-known "seasons" cycle. With a unique blend of experience and observation, Haig-Brown brings readers through the exotic

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 290 Pages (12,384 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Psilocybin Mushroom Professional Guide: How To Grow And Safe Use (Microdosing and medical use of magic mushroom Book 1) by Robert Payne 4.7 Stars (20 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Successfully Grow Psilocybin Mushrooms & Safely Harness The Benefits Of This Magical Fungus Using This COMPREHENSIVE Guide! Psilocybin mushrooms, also known as magic mushrooms, contains a hallucinogen that activates receptors in the brain that contribute to your wellbeing and happiness. From treating depression to helping manage alcohol addiction, researchers say legal medical psilocybin mushrooms may be next breakthrough treatment. Because of this, people are scrambling to grow these mushrooms professionally. However, it takes ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 113 Pages (782 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Complex PTSD, Trauma and Recovery: Strategies for Managing Anxiety, Depression, Stress, and Panic by Marzia Fernandez 4.5 Stars (18 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

Have you suffered a trauma in life and have found it impossible to treat it? Do you live with PTSD, depression or anxiety? Are you looking for the right treatment that will ease your pain and give you hope? Suffering a trauma need not mean that we become physically injured. In fact most traumas are associated with the mind and can take far longer to heal than any broken bones. If you fail to treat it properly, such a trauma could have a long-lasting and devastating effect on your future happiness and wellbeing. In this book, ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 163 Pages (999 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

ANTIGRAVITY PROPULSION: Human or Alien Technologies? (The Underground Knowledge Series Book 2) by James Morcan (Sterling Gate Books) 3.4 Stars (66 Reviews)    Price verified 9 hours ago

The biggest mystery of our era finally gets the balanced and unbiased investigation it deserves. ANTIGRAVITY PROPULSION: Human or Alien Technologies? is a far-reaching exploration into the UFO phenomenon that covers all possible scenarios and discounts nothing. Written by novelists, filmmakers and independent researchers James Morcan & Lance Morcan, with a foreword by advanced interstellar propulsion systems expert Grant Hayman and an afterword by leading scientist and space industry veteran Dr. Takaaki Musha, one of the great ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 104 Pages (3,847 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

SHTF Prepping: Survive & Thrive After A Disaster - Build A SHTF Stockpile, Create the Perfect Bug Out Bag, & Learn Off-Grid Survival Skills by Kevin Gise 4.8 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 18 hours ago

If a disaster occurred would you be prepared? Could you feed and defend your family? Do you hope for the best but want to be ready for the worst? We live in uncertain times. The threat of disaster both man-made and natural looms ever present. Could you depend on yourself if you had to? Could you take care of your family? This book on SHTF prepping will teach why it's important to be ready, what you need to do to get prepared, what types of items and supplies you'll need after a disaster, and plans for both short-term and ...

Genre: Science & Math [x] / Length: 104 Pages (2,290 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020
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