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Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1994 Missions, STS-60, STS-62, STS-59, STS-65, STS-64, STS-68, STS-66
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,870. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1994: STS-60, STS-62, STS-59, STS-65, STS-64, STS-68, and STS-66. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
The Partnership: A History of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (NASA SP-4209) - Comprehensive Official History of NASA's Work with the Soviet Union and Russia Leading to the Historic 1975 ASTP Mission
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 205,420. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive and insightful account of the painstaking efforts of NASA to partner with the Soviet Union, starting in the Kennedy years and culminating in the successful 1975 Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.
Vanguard: A History (NASA Historical Series SP-4202) - Comprehensive Official History of America's First Satellite Program at the Start of the Space Race
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,520. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive account "of the origin, course of development, and results of the first American earth satellite project, one of several programs planned for the International Geophysical Year.
So Where Are All Those Aliens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Advanced alien civilizations are now present in our galaxy. That's the message that the author sends out to readers in this interesting little book. The reasons why there has to be life elsewhere in the universe are explained, in fairly non technical words, so that most any reader can understand.The book also explains why we are presently unaware of those aliens and their civilizations. It's a little book, at a little price, but it's packed with some big ideas.
Project Gemini Technology and Operations: A Chronology - Comprehensive Official History of the Pioneering Two-Man Missions Paving the Way for the Apollo Moon Landings (NASA SP-4002)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive account of the events of Project Gemini, which paved the way for the successful Apollo moon landing program.
Study Guide for Human Anatomy and Physiology: Reproductive System (Female), Embryology, Pregnancy and Labor
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on the female reproductive system, embryology, pregnancy and labor.
What's in My Backyard?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
There is more in my backyard than I think. How about in yours? This book is a collection of images of insects and other small creatures that will delight and educate children from 3 to 8 years old.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Pregnancy and Labor
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 51. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on pregnancy and labor. Topics covered include the hormones of pregnancy, maternal changes during pregnancy, and labor. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Human Anatomy and Physiology II or Advanced Anatomy and Physiology.
Caution to the Wind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is the true story of the author's adventurous life of relying on chance to survive in his dangerous world filled with threats that are both natural and man-made. He deals with murder, shark attacks, falling overboard alone at sea, a plethora of pirates above and below the sea, as well as the finding of a sunken pirate treasure. Then he must deal with the politically powerful too.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1993 Missions, STS-54, STS-56, STS-55, STS-57, STS-51, STS-58, STS-61
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,800. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1993: STS-54, STS-56, STS-55, STS-57, STS-51, STS-58, and STS-61. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1992 Missions, STS-42, STS-45, STS-49, STS-50, STS-46, STS-47, STS-52, STS-53
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,700. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1992: STS-42, STS-45, STS-49, STS-50, STS-46, STS-47, STS-52, and STS-53. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Transport Processes
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 58. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on transport processes. Topics covered include an overview of transport processes, passive transport, diffusion, facilitated diffusion, osmosis, active transport, primary active transport, secondary active transport, endocytosis, exocytosis, transcytosis and phagocytosis.
I Found a Two-Carat Brown USA Diamond
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Series: Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, Book 5 · Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
This is the true story of how I sought for, and found a 2.13-carat, brown diamond at Arkansas’ Crater of Diamonds State Park. I had it cut into a lovely, 1.21-carat marquise diamond that is worth $9,800. My discovery was awarded “One of the Best Finds of 2010” by the editors of Western and Eastern Treasure Magazine.
The Cassandra Frost Collection, A decade of writing on remote viewing, intuition and consciousness
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Price: Free! Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by NewsHooks 2 NewsBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
This is the first book that takes a hard look into the dark, dangerous world of remote viewing. Remote viewing was developed during the Cold War to gather intelligence on our enemies but today offers new ways of healing and spiritual awareness. Frost’s book features remote viewing superstars Ed Dames, Ingo Swann, Lyn Buchanan, Stephan Schwartz, Joe McMoneagle, Skip Atwater and Mel Riley.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1991 Missions, STS-37, STS-39, STS-40, STS-43, STS-48, STS-44
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1991: STS-37, STS-39, STS-40, STS-43, STS-48, and STS-44. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Rockets and People, Volume III: Hot Days of the Cold War - Memoirs of Russian Space Pioneer Boris Chertok, ICBMs, Cuban Missile Crisis, Gagarin, Vostok and Soyuz, Lunar Landing (NASA SP-2005-4110)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 310,260. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
In this third volume of the series, Chertok describes the historical launch of the first cosmonaut, Yuriy Gagarin. He also discusses several different aspects of the burgeoning Soviet missile and space programs of the early 1960s, including the development of early ICBMs, reconnaissance satellites, the Cuban missile crisis, the first Soviet communications satellite Molniya-1, and more.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Cardiac Cycle
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 20. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on the cardiac cycle. Topics covered include an overview of the cardiac cycle, atrial systole, ventricular systole, relaxation period and heart sounds. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Human Anatomy and Physiology II or Advanced Anatomy and Physiology.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1990 Missions, STS-32, STS-36, STS-31, STS-41, STS-38, STS-35
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1990: STS-32, STS-36, STS-31, STS-41, STS-38, and STS-35. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Pursuing Arkansas Gold and Diamonds
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Series: Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, Book 3 · Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
This is the true story of how the author sought for, and found, genuine diamonds and gold in Arkansas. His discovery was awarded “One of the Best Finds of 2008” by Western and Eastern Treasure Magazine. Exact locations and details are given so that the reader, too, can pursue and find Arkansas gold and diamonds.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1989 Missions, STS-29, STS-30, STS-28, STS-34, STS-33
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1989: STS-29, STS-30, STS-28, STS-34, and STS-33. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.