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Does Rivalry Alone Preclude Bolivian Natural Gas Sales to Chile? An Explanation for Bolivia's Lack of Cooperation With Chile in the Natural Gas Sector - Backlash Surrounding the 2003 Gas Wars
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
While many scholars argue that rivalry has motivated Bolivia's decision to avoid cooperating with Chile, this thesis challenges that position. This thesis hypothesizes that three factors, when all present, contribute to Bolivia's decision not to cooperate with Chile in the natural gas sector. The first factor that influences this decision is disillusionment with the governing administration.
A Simple Guide for Growing Organic Mushrooms
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2019 by Agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Mushrooms are a group of fleshy saprophytic fungi that are found growing on dead organic matter. Over 10,000 species of mushrooms are believed to be found naturally growing in moist, damp forests and soils rich in organic matter throughout the world. Among these, some are edible while others are toxic. A few species of mushrooms are known for their medicinal properties.
Алхимическая трансформация угля, в алмаз.
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 840. Language: Russian. Published: March 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Chemical & Biochemical
Совершенно случайно, хотели начать добивать водород, преобразуя уголь… знач наслушалися в интернете, что вода и уголь, дают водород…. Реакция С+Н2О=СО+Н2. И давай же балду ганять… нагрели уголь, до 800 цельсия, пропускаем воду под сумашедшим давлением… получаем водород…. Все заепись. Потом водород перестал виделяться… Ну думаем уголь как то биро закончился, води потратили меньше, чем нада.
Availability of Refined Fuel Within the Indo-Pacific Area of Responsibility - DoD Military Warfighter Energy Needs in Asia, Risk Potential, Use of Military Sealift Command and Oil Tankers for Shipping
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,660. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Petroleum
This project will give Department of Defense (DoD) procurement and area planners an assessment on the availability of energy within the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (INDOPACOM) area of responsibility (AOR). The assessment will help make future decisions on sourcing energy purchases.
Seismic Instrumentation Design: Selected Research Papers on Basic Concepts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Earth Sciences / Seismology & Volcanism
The book provides a theoretical and conceptual understanding of concepts and principles for detection and measurements of the seismic signals. The papers included in this book provide such basic guidance to electronics and software design engineers and equip them with the key computational and algorithmic principles based on the underlying theory of seismic activities.
Countering China: Ensuring America Remains the World Leader in Advanced Technologies and Innovation - Response to Made in China 2025, American IP Theft, 5G, Semiconductors, and Artificial Intelligence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,980. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General)
An important hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Technology of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform of the House of Representatives in late 2018, Countering China: Ensuring America Remains the World Leader in Advanced Technologies and Innovation, is reproduced here.
2019 Essential Guide to 5G Fifth-Generation Telecommunications Wireless Network Connectivity Technology: Faster Speeds and Lower Latency for New Broadband and Internet of Things (IoT) Services
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 138,570. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Telecommunications, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
This unique book reproduces important federal government documents and reports about the highly publicized impending introduction of "5G" fifth-generation wireless network technology, promising faster speeds and lower latency for smartphones, broadband, and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Innovation Lab Excellence: Digital Transformation from Within
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Reference, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
Innovation Lab Excellence dives past the slick surface of espresso machines, youthful techies and creatively designed co-working spaces to examine, in detail, the conditions and practices necessary for a lab and innovation to initiate and thrive. This book goes behind the scenes of working innovation labs to distill a rigorous set of best practices.
Urban Air Mobility (UAM) - Are Flying Cars Ready for Take-Off? Benefits and Challenges of Personal, Autonomous Vertical Take-off and Landing Aircraft by Firms Including Uber, Bell, and Terrafugia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,590. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
Advances in lithium-ion battery technology, computing power and electric propulsion are providing companies with the tools they need to turn science fiction into science fact. This is the first congressional hearing dedicated to the topic of flying cars.
Bits, Bytes, and Barrels: The Digital Transformation of Oil and Gas
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / energy, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
The oil and gas industry is at a crossroads. Bits, Bytes, and Barrels addresses the impacts of digital across the breadth of the industry—from onshore to offshore, from upstream to midstream to integrated—and outlines a roadmap to help the decision-makers at all levels of the industry take meaningful action toward promising and rewarding digital adoption.
Listen to Microwave “Bullets” from Cell Towers
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Microwaves
To hear the microwave pulses, this test must be done in a quiet room: Firmly, cup your hand, as though you were holding water, and place it firmly over your ear. Wait and listen quietly for about 60 seconds. You will begin to hear the "pops," - it sounds like a BB's is hitting your hand and ear. The microwave "bullets" are directed at your head from cell towers, up to 3 miles away.
Lethal Autonomous Weapons (LAWS): Take the Human Out of the Loop - Argument that Humans are Inferior to Killer Military Robot Soldiers, Saving Lives with Robotics, Concerns about Dignity and Hacking
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Robotics
The United States government needs to develop and employ lethal autonomous weapons (LAWS) on the battlefield. There are two main arguments that this paper will explore: first, robots are potentially more proficient than humans on the battlefield and second, the United States needs to employ LAWS because other countries already are and the U.S. needs to set the international example.
The Rise of Robots: The Military's Use of Autonomous Lethal Force - Legal, Ethical, and Professional Implications, Tactical and Strategic Issues, Recommendations for Path Forward
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Robotics
Humanity's quest to find innovative ways to deal with difficult, monotonous and dangerous activities has been an ever evolving and unending endeavor. The current proliferation of robotic technology is just the next step in this evolutionary sequence.
Heavy Oil Redevelopment Using New Techniques
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Petroleum
This book examines heavy oil redevelopment efforts in western Canada using horizontal wells.
Research and Design of Snow Hydrology Sensors and Instrumentation: Selected Research Papers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,380. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
The book provides the conceptual background and key electronics and mechanical design principles used in designing sensors and instrumentation systems to measure snow hydrological parameters. The book presents the design challenges and design methods from electronics and instrumentation design point of view.
Home Buidling Q&A
Price: $6.95 $4.93 USD. (29% off until Nov. 22!) Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Contracting, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book reasonable for owner that will build his house or any one working in real estate project from engineer or contractor side.The taraget is to do the actvities with lowest cost and highest value for your building and maintain durability along its life time. This Q&A book will cover all stages from choose the land until occuping the house.
Object Oriented System Design and Implementation in C
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » General
Object-Oriented System Design and Implementation in C, is an ebook which contains the practical definitions of OOPS concepts with the JAVA language.
Estimate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Budgeting, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Estimating
Estimate This guide lists the basic skills required for beginners in the Estimator career. The following describes in detail the skills that a Senior Estimator should have. Then, in the "How to estimate" field, the issues to be resolved during the site visit. Subsequently, it is indicated step by step how to estimate with precision a Project.
2019 Challenges to Security in Space: DIA Review of Current Military Space Systems of Russia, China, Iran and North Korea, Surveillance, Directed Energy, Jamming, Cyberspace, Anti-Satellite Missiles
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Chinese and Russian military doctrines indicate that they view space as important to modern warfare and view counterspace capabilities as a means to reduce U.S. and allied military effectiveness. Both reorganized their militaries in 2015, emphasizing the importance of space operations.
Presupuestos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Estimating, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Contracting
Presupuestos En esta guía se detallan las habilidades básicas requeridas para iniciarse en el cargo de Presupuestista y también cuál es el Perfil apropiado para un Estimador Senior. Luego se examinan los interrogantes que se deben resolver en la visita a Obra y se especifican cuales son los pasos a seguir para estimar cada rubro de una Oferta a fin de obtener un Presupuesto confiable.