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Naval Aviation Vision: Sea Control, Maritime Security, Power Projection, Deterrence, Humanitarian Assistance, Century of Excellence, Future, Transformation Roadmaps, Forcenet
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,950. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
From deployed Marine expeditionary units and aviation combat elements embarked aboard amphibious assault ships conducting expeditionary operations ashore, to Navy and Marine Corps fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft embarked aboard aircraft carriers streaming alongside surface combatants as part of carrier groups, Naval Aviation is ideally suited to carry out the national security strategy.
21st Century Geothermal Energy: Opportunities for Near-Term Geothermal Development on Public Lands in the Western United States
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This report provides an analysis of the geothermal energy sites on public lands that represent the best opportunities for near-term development.
Teleportation Physics Study: Analysis for the Air Force Research Laboratory of Teleportation of Physical Objects, Wormholes, Parallel Universes, Remote Viewing, Psychokinesis PK, Quantum Entanglement
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This Pentagon "special technical report" presents research performed for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFMC) at Edwards AFB, California, by Eric W. Davis of Warp Drive Metrics. Yes, the report is authentic, and the subject is really teleportation.
20th Century NASA Space History: Mir Mission Chronicle - Modules, Configuration Changes, Major Events of the Russian/Soviet Space Station
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document chronicles dockings, module additions, configuration changes, and major events of Mir Principal Expeditions 17 through 21, November 1994 through August 1996.
NASA Concepts for Lunar Mining, Construction on the Moon, Lunar Surface Reference Missions, Human and Robotic Surface Activities, In-Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU), Lunar Resources, Crew Facilities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Two official NASA internal documents - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provide unique details of plans developed by NASA during the Constellation program era for human and robotic lunar surface activities, including the possibility of lunar mining and in-situ resource utilization (ISRU).
Orion: America's Next Generation Spacecraft - A Look at the Design, Development, and Testing of NASA's Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) for Deep-Space Manned Exploration Flights
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This NASA publication provides a concise overview of the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle project. As the flagship of our nation's next-generation space fleet, Orion will push the envelope of human spaceflight.
The Key to Lock Picking
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Discover the classic techniques of lock picking to defeat any of the most common door locks. Learn how locks work and what makes them vulnerable. Practice your new found skills and get relevant info on tools, lock types and also padlocks, cuffs and plastic wrist ties.
Bitcoin in Brief
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Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / general
Bitcoin is all the rage these days. But what is it? Most people don't really know or understand much about the decentralized peer-to-peer cryptocurrency. If you want an easily understood, short introduction to this revolutionary technology, you’ve found the right book. The currency of the internet is Bitcoin, and Bitcoin is the internet of property ownership. Do you want to be left behind?
2014: The Future of American Airpower - America's Air Force: a Call to the Future, Agile USAF, Naval Aviation Vision 2014-2025, Air-Sea Battle, ISR, UCLASS, X-47B, F-35, 21st Century Deterrence
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,100. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Seven critical Air Force and Navy documents outline plans for American airpower and the aviation vision for the future.
Inventor Book's : Succeed Inventor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Design
Inventor Book's : Succeed Inventor Showing the wonderful possibilities in the field of invention; The Inventions needed hot to perfect and develop a new idea to the money making stage.
2014 Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide PMS 210 (Formerly Fireline Handbook PMS 410) - Firefighting Safety, Initial and Extended Attack, Pumps, Foam, Fireline Explosives, Tankers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide states, references, or supplements wildland fire incident management and operational standards established by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).
Цифровая термотрансферная печать.
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: Russian. Published: August 23, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology
Путеводитель по материалам для сублимации, термопереноса и термоаппликации. Предметы массового потребления, выпускаемые большими сериями (одежда, посуда, сувениры) декорируются промышленным способом. Для декорирования предметов, с заказными изображениями, изготавливаемыми небольшими тиражами и в единичных экземплярах широко используется цифровая термотрансферная печать. Существует три вида термот
On Alert: An Operational History of the United States Air Force Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Program, 1945-2011 - Atlas, Titan, Minuteman, Peacekeeper MX, Minuteman III, Nuclear Warhead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 186,290. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The men and women who eventually built these intercontinental-range rockets, as well as the ones who transformed nuclear weapons to be capable of launching on these rockets, deserve a key place in our nation's history. This book describes their struggles, both on the technical front and on the political front, as they pursued game-changing capabilities.
NASA's Space Shuttle Program: Shortfalls Assessment and STS Life Cycle Cost Reports - Shuttle Lessons Learned, Official Evaluation of Problems with Actual Spacecraft Compared to Plans and Targets
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,440. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Two little-noticed NASA reports provide a unique historical appraisal of the problems and shortfalls of the Space Shuttle program.
A Plan And Design Guide For Technical Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
This guide will provide the Technical Writer. ‘How To’ methods for creating a document from initiating a communication plan to implementing a project plan. Included are techniques and solutions from deciding on content to organizing and managing content to applying design methods, and utilizing a series of techniques for producing valuable and readable documents.
Flying Reactors: The Political Feasibility of Nuclear Power in Space - Cassini, Atoms for Peace, History of Space Nuclear Power, Project Prometheus, NASA and Air Force Missions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This paper addresses the question: What mechanism(s) would improve the political feasibility of a nuclear power program for US space operations?
Fire Effects Guide (PMS 481) - Wildland and Forest Fire Behavior, Characteristics, Fuels, Air Quality, Soils, Water, Plants, Wildlife, Habitat, Cultural Resources, Grazing Management
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The chapters of this Guide discuss different elements that relate to our management of fire effects and specific responses of different ecosystem components to fire.
The New Era Of Life-saving Wearable Gadgets
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
Wearable devices have been around for over 400 years but began coming into the mainstream only in recent years. This book is the second of a three-part series. It addresses, and attempts to forecast, the global life-saving wearable market in the next 5 years. The market is segmented into four industry verticals – fitness; healthcare; military; construction, enterprise and industrial devices.
Complete Guide to America's Navy and the Space Program: Early Satellites to Current Defense Systems, Manned Programs (Shepard, Mercury, MOL, Apollo), Recovery, From the Sea to the Stars 2010 Edition
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Price: $5.79 USD. Words: 123,690. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The complete story of the U.S. Navy and the space program is told in this unique ebook compilation incorporating two authoritative history documents detailing both the Navy's involvement in the manned space program and its own vital military and defense satellite programs through 2009.
NASA Space Technology Report: Pogo in Rockets and Launch Vehicles - Pogo Suppression, Experience with Gemini/Titan, Saturn V and Potential Catastrophic Structural Failure on Apollo 13 Mission
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,550. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Two reports from NASA describe the "pogo" problem found in liquid-propellant rockets and launch vehicles: Prevention of Coupled Structure-Propulsion Instability (Pogo) - NASA Space Vehicle Design Criteria (Structures), NASA Experience with Pogo in Human Spaceflight Vehicles.