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Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
By Michael Morris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
Riding the Shortwaves: Exploring the Magic of Amateur Radio
By Don Keith
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amateur or "ham" radio is enjoying a resurgence, welcoming thousands to the excitement of the hobby. This hundred-year-old pastime continues to keep up with the times but also leads the way in technical innovations. Ham operator and bestselling author Don Keith (call sign N4KC) mixes easy-to-understand advice with fictional stories to show what the hobby is all about in the 21st century.
JW Mooney's Practical Architectural Acoustics Notebook
By Jon Mooney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
(4.00 from 1 review)
This notebook is a compilation of my best articles on the subject of practical architectural acoustics. This notebook is a practical resource for architects, building committees, contractors and related professionals, and may also serve as a study in trade magazine writing.
Simulation of Digital Communication Systems Using Matlab
By Mathuranathan Viswanathan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Are you interested in simulation of communication systems in Matlab and do not know where to start? If so, your search for a good text ends here. Some of the simulation topics include various digital modulation and channel coding techniques, OFDM, fading channels, random distributions .Essential topics in digital communication are also introduced to foster understanding of simulation methodologies