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Sustainability & Engineering
Price: Free! Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Sustainability & Engineering is an Open Educational Resource written by Aran Eales and Mike Clifford and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
The Degree - My Bitter Sweet Pursuit of Education
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 1995 Anna Nandi fails to sit her final technical exams due to financial problems. After painfully giving up all the privileges of College life for a second attempt to go to University, She finds herself back in secondary school.The buildings are converted former chicken houses;when it rains her bed gets clogged with mud. Her teachers think she will fail again, but she vows to prove them wrong.
Everyone's Island
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,730. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Garrett Fox has a dream: colonizing the ocean's surface. He's hardly begun when a deadly hurricane sweeps across his tiny artificial island, forcing him and his backers to rethink their plans. Instead of a nice, clean science project, Garrett's island becomes a haven for drug dealers, rogue scientists, prostitutes, and a cult that worships Robert E. Lee.
Laboratory Practice, Testing, and Reporting: Time-Honored Fundamentals for the Sciences
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A fundamental task of ours is to test or experiment with our equipment...so began a report I wrote. We were struggling to build systems. Analysis showed that our basic problem was how we tested systems and reported the results. This booklet records time-honored fundamentals of testing and reporting on tests.
Dust of the Danakil
Series: African Memoir, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,860. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
A gripping memoir of the 1974 humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia, Dust of the Danakil is a true story of an ill-conceived project in the violent, drought-stricken Danakil region. The author, sent by UK government pen-pushers to harness seasonal flood water and turn the notoriously aggressive Afar herdsmen into farmers, discovered a hostile environment that almost cost him him his life.
PYRTE - 1 The Boiler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A beginners full boiler construction guide for building PYRTE the live steam, pull-you-round traction engine
The Infinite Bit: An Inside Story of Digital Technology
Price: Free! Words: 223,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
This book is the story of digital technology from a scientific and engineering perspective. It brings to the reader the wonders of science and the ingenuity in engineering. It shows that technology is not just a tool but also an interesting process, from the early days of telegraphy to the modern Internet.
Wild Flower Meadows and The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Pictures [Part 2]
Series: Photo Albums, Book 21 ยท Budget Holidays Europe. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Wild Flower Meadows and The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Pictures, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, East London, Olympic Games, London 2012, 5 August. [Part 2] A collection of colour photographs [Parts 1 and 2] of the Wild Flower Meadows and the ArcelorMittal Orbit in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London, 5 August 2012.
The Learning Curve: 11 Suggestions for Accelerating Your Professional Development
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers, Essay » Business
How does career development and advancement occur in the design professions? Or in other professions? What can a young engineer, archictect, or other professional do to advance faster than their peers? This book provides the observations of the author's forty years in the design profession, watching how some advanced and some failed, how some advanced quickly while others languished.
hand dynamometer studies
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
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Hand dynamometer student studies for academia.