Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology

Sub-categories: Aeronautics & Astronautics | Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable | Electrical | Electronics / Circuits / General | Electronics / General | General | Fire Science | Construction / General | Radio | Civil / Flood Control | Civil / Dams & Reservoirs | Technical Writing | All sub-categories >>
Training to Fly: Military Flight Training 1907 - 1945 - Wright Brothers, Signal Corps Aviation School, Hap Arnold, Glenn Curtis, War Overseas, World War I and II, Aerial Gunnery, Accidents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 354,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this fascinating Air Force book is an institutional history of flight training by the predecessor organizations of the United States Air Force.
Basic College Mathematics - Trigonometry - Right Triangle
Price: $6.24 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
This eBook deals with solving “Right Triangles” and understanding angles. It deals with the Pythagorean Theorem, the “Sin” Ratio, “Cos” Ratio and the “Tan” Ratio.
Resultants - Distribution of Forces
Price: $8.44 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / General
This eBook deals with Equilibrium Problems and finding Reactions on beams. It discusses Higher Order Non-Uniform Distribution (Using Calculus and Non-Calculus Methods), Zero Order Uniform Distribution on Beams and Cantilevers, Combined Distributions and Multiple Distributions and 62 Key Steps in Setting up and Solving Problems Involving Resultants.
Newton's Universal Law + Conservation of Energy
Price: $7.53 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / General
This eBook deals with solving 14 engineering physics problems dealing with Newton’s Universal Law of Gravitation, Conservation of Energy, Work and Hook’s Law for springs. Some physics texts only touch on these topics. The problems in this eBook will cover the concepts required to understand this topic well enough to excel on a test or project required.
Six Sigma: Identifying Various Waste Types With Lean Method From A Software Project
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / systems analysis & design, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Quality Control
This E-Book was written with some of the software project examples from technical and non-technical perspective by using lean waste types. Once the reader being IT professional or non-IT professional can learn to apply in their personal life also. Non Six Sigma professional also can use these methods to reduce the efforts.
How To Be Highly Successful With Engineering Physics + Statics
Price: $5.76 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / General
This eBook deals with how to be highly successful with Engineering Physics. Many students can cram and study for hours only to go blank on the exam and fail horribly. This eBook will concentrate on how to attain excellent study habits that will allow you to master the concepts of your course content.
Popsicle Stick Bridge Design + Estimate
Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Bridges
This eBook deals with making a wooden bridge out of Popsicle sticks, basswood, or balsa wood it also points you to other eBooks at a low cost that will help you solve these types of problems. It discusses how to go about this and how to analyze this bridge “as if” it was a real life bridge.
Beam Weapons: Roots of Reagan's Star Wars
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,260. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Lasers & Photonics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Beam Weapons describes the military technology behind Ronald Reagan's 'Star Wars' strategic defense system, intended to develop radically new beam weapons that destroyed nuclear missiles with directed energy — laser beams or charged particles. Originally published in 1984 as Beam Weapons: The Next Arms Race, this new edition includes an epilogue covering recent development of laser weapons.
Technology and the Air Force: A Retrospective Assessment - Schriever, von Karman, Turbojet, Supersonic, Air Refueling, Smart Weapons, Cruise Missile, F-16, Agena, GPS, AWACS, JSTARS, CFD, Stealth
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 231,010. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this fascinating Air Force publication takes a good look at the history of aerospace technology ranging from the turbojet revolution of the 1930s to the stealth revolution of the 1990s.
The U.S. Air Force in Space 1945 to the Twenty-first Century: Recollections of General Schriever, Balancing Technology and Reliability, Cold War, Space Power, Persian Gulf War, Manned versus Unmanned
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication reviews the role of the USAF in space from the end of World War II to the present, based on a historical symposium on the Air Force's experience in the development of space systems and their military applications.
The History of Pool Cleaners
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
This work was inspired after the author, during his 14 years in the industry, had heard and read rumors, boasts, speculation and outright deceptive claims regarding what individual or company invented the pool cleaner. It took but two days of intensive research to debunk vir-tually all of them and finally publish the true facts.
Your Amazing Itty Bitty Safety Book: 15 Essential Steps for the Safe & Healthy Workplace Environment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Health & Safety
The Amazing Itty Bitty Safety Book: 15 Essential Steps for the Safe & Healthy Workplace Environment. People work in order to provide their families with food, shelter, and clothing. Workers deserve to go home in the same safe and healthy manner they arrived at the start of their shift. Specific processes and programs exist to ensure employee health and safety in the workplace.
Significant Milestones in Air Force History - Wright Flyer, Air Corps Tactical School, GHQ Air Force, Army Air Forces, Hiroshima, Lucky Lady II, Hydrogen Bomb, ICBM, Unity of Air Command
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication describes the major milestones in Air Force history.
Prophecy Fulfilled: "Toward New Horizons" and Its Legacy, Seminal Reports on Air Power Technology and Military Aeronautics: Where We Stand, Science the Key to Air Supremacy, Dr. Theodore von Karman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents several historic air power technology and military aeronautics.
OSS Masterclasses - Insights from Thought-Leaders in Operational Support Systems (OSS)
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
"OSS Masterclasses - Insights from Thought-Leaders in Operational Support Systems (OSS)" consists of a series of masterclasses written by a group of thought leaders who I admire in the field of OSS.
The Literature of Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Air Power - From Prehistory of Flight, Practical Airplanes, Air Transportation, Turbojet Revolution, Supersonic Breakthrough, Space Age, Aeronautics
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,180. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication provides a guide to the research and technical literature on the history of aeronautics and astronautics.
The Limitless Sky: Air Force Science and Technology Contributions to the Nation - GPS, Precision-Guided Munitions, Radar, Space, Missiles, Rocket Planes, Lifting Bodies, Satellites, Directed Energy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 200,300. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents technological developments that have produced new capabilities or opened new ways for achieving objectives.
Valuable OSS - Delivering a Return on Your Investment in Operational Support Systems (OSS)
Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
Valuable OSS highlights a number of the investment challenges that face the telecommunications industry in response to over the top (OTT) business models and the ways in which Operational Support Systems (OSS) must justify the investment made in them. It particularly focusses on strategies for putting the RETURN into Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) on OSS projects.
PICAXE Microcontroller Projects For Makers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,110. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / Logic
This eBook contains detailed instructions on how to build and program 15 different PICAXE Microcontroller projects. It is very comprehensive and includes all of the programs as well as circuit diagrams, parts lists, photographs and construction details.
How To Upgrade Your Home To Solar Energy
Price: $2.47 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Why does your home need solar panels? ...because life as we know it is in trouble. A recent study announced that we have entered the 6th Mass Extinction. We really are “living on the edge”. We do have a major thing in our favor. Solar is our lifeline to the future. By the end of this book, I’m betting you agree that solar is a "simple solution" for our clean energy future.