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The Fast Track To Your Technician Class Ham Radio License
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 100,850. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Radio
Everything you need to know to get your ham radio license. The Fast Track to Your Technician Ham Radio License explains the reasoning and technology behind each correct answer on the Amateur Radio exam so you'll understand and remember the subject matter. Covers all FCC Technician Class Exam Questions July, 1, 2018 until June, 30, 2022.
The Fast Track to Your General Class Ham Radio License - Comprehensive Preparation for All FCC General Class Exam Questions July 1, 2019 Until June 30, 2023
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Test preparation
Everything you need to prepare for your General Class ham license. Covers every question on the General exam.The Fast Track explains the reasoning and technology behind each correct answer on the General Class exam so you'll understand and remember the subject matter. Created by an experienced ham and adult educator, it's like having your own patient, experienced, good-humored mentor for the exam.
IoT Time: Evolving Trends in the Internet of Things
Price: Free! Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Telecommunications, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
IoT Time: Evolving Trends in the Internet of Things, by Ken Briodagh, Editorial Director, IoT Evolution, outlines more than 150 of the leading trends in the IoT industry in order to identify the factors that have shaped the recent past of the developing industry and use those to predict the trends that will drive the next period of growth.
Entering the Race to the Moon - Autobiography of an Apollo Rocket Scientist
Price: Free! Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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This is the autobiography of a rocket scientist during the early years of NASA’s Apollo Mission to the moon. This writing describes four chapters of his life. Three were significant in U.S. history; early school integration in the deep south, a period of brutality in the Marine Corps, and the race to land a man on the moon. A fourth chapter includes short stories of his Sea Scout adventures.
Smart Cities Movement in BRICS
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General)
Urbanisation creates as many opportunities for societies as it does a gamut of challenges. Globally, more and more nations are pondering the concept of a ‘smart city,’ and examining the suitability of applying so-called smart solutions to the multifaceted problems of cities.
Sustainability & Engineering
Price: Free! Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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 Fast Track to Your Extra Class Ham Radio License - Covers All FCC Amateur Extra Class Exam Questions July 1, 2020 Through June 30, 2024
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 143,380. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Test preparation
Everything you need to pass your Amateur Extra Class license exam. One of the most comprehensive ham radio training programs available.
A Practical Guide to Human Factors Analysis and Classification System (HFACS) 7.0
Price: Free! Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General)
Humans are fallible. It has been repeatedly found again and again that human errors turned out to be the primary contributing cause for about 80% to 90% of the accidents in complex and high risk systems, such as nuclear power plants, aviation, gas and oil, medical domains, etc. Human Factors Analysis and Classification System, HFACS, is a commonly used analysis model for human factors in accidents
2018 US Combat Aeroplane Accident Compilation
Price: Free! Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
A compilation of US Air Force aeroplane accidents during 2018, including accidents from man occupied flights and remotely controlled UAVs.
Breaking the Chains of Capitalism, An Evolutionary Journey to True Freedom (Color)
Price: Free! Words: 155,420. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automation
This book offers for consideration an integrated social economic structure and technical solution capable of ending the predatory evolution of our species. This book also explains the primary factor responsible for the most preventable suffering and death throughout the evolutionary development of our species and how to correct this dysfunction at its source.
International Conference Of Business, Economics, Management, Information Technology: materials of the I international research and practice conference
Price: Free! Words: 43,850. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » General, Fiction » Business
The collection of materials of the International Conference Of Business, Economics, Management, Information Technology, November 30th , 2016 is the research and practice edition which includes the scientific articles of students, graduate students, postdoctoral students, doctoral candidates, research scientists of Russia, the countries of FSU, Europe and beyond, reflecting the processes and the ch
Guía práctica en gestión de proyectos + plantillas editables
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,270. Language: Spanish. Published: November 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management
La Guía Práctica en Gestión de Proyectos más las plantillas editables que incluye para descargar, te ofrecen una forma rápida y efectiva de aprender las técnicas y procesos de gestión de proyectos, y disponer de herramientas para aplicarlas fácilmente. Sus 170 páginas te mostrarán cómo gestionar un proyecto desde su planificación inicial hasta el cierre, con ejemplos.
Treat Climate Change, Save the Earth: How to Prevent Flooding and Drought to Slow Global Warming
Price: Free! Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Water Supply
Help to save the world from flooding and drought! My idea of a new system that can solve a large number of our planet's problems can be described In less than 75 pages: -Changing weather -Flooding -Drought -Dwindling energy resources. This system would last for future generations, and help prevent present problems across the globe by targeting symptoms instead of the causes!
The Manual of Technical Communication: A Practical Guide to Writing Documents
Price: Free! Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Technical Writing
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A guide for new and experienced professionals who need to write effective technical documents.
FIRETEAM™ Firefighter Exam Review Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Civil service employment test, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fire Science
Learn how to pass the FIRETEAM™ Firefighter Exam and become a professional firefighter. The number of candidates taking the exam has increased dramatically in recent years, reflecting the desirability of the profession. In order to succeed against this increased competition, the candidate must be prepared to tackle the unique question types found on the exam.
Bogeys and Bandits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Former naval aviator and award-winning military writer Robert Gandt had the chance to return to his old base to fly one of the fastest, sleekest jets in the world. In Bogeys and Bandits he takes the reader along for the ride.
The Taming of the Electron: A Story of Electric Charge and Discharge for Lighting and Electronics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Electricity
Benjamin Franklin recognized the attraction between objects given excess charge and objects made deficient in charge. Particle physicists attribute force of attraction to photons having particle and wave properties as do electrons. This force can produce damaging electric breakdown over a scale ranging from the atmosphere to electronic circuits and can produce light for illumination or display.
Inkle Loom Design & Construction
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is for anyone who wants to buy, design, &/or build an Inkle loom. They're great projects for woodworkers since they’re fairly simple & generally forgiving to construct. I'll explain the basics, design considerations, & include plans/drawings for nine looms, from lap to floor size, along with ideas for others & possible modifications.
THE Amateur Radio Dictionary: The Most Complete Glossary of Ham Radio Terms Ever Compiled
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General
Over 1400 terms...more than 1600 definitions...hundreds of links so you can learn more! The most comprehensive Ham Radio glossary ever compiled. Perfect for those interested in becoming licensed Amateur Radio operators, those recently licensed, or even long-timers who want to keep up with all aspects of this dynamic hobby of Ham Radio. Edited by best-selling author Don Keith N4KC, an active Ham.
The Fast Track to Understanding Ham Radio Propagation
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Radio
Award-winning ham radio author Michael Burnette, AF7KB, takes you on a journey through every form of radio wave propagation, from ground waves to propagation in outer space. If you've thought "propagation is a lot like the weather -- you can talk about it, but there's nothing you can do about it" -- think again!