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Alaska Gold Rush at Nome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,610. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mining
These are true stories of the Nome gold rush immortalized by the voices of the journalists and miners who lived through those exciting and dangerous times. Some of the miners made fabulous fortunes in gold pulled from the sands and creek beds around Nome. But other stories involve murder, theft, suicide, epidemics, starvation, claims jumping, freezing to death, and poverty.
City of Light: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Emergency Management
Build a three cable communications system into all user sites with a broadcast backup securing cell phones and broadcast media on an emergency basis. Build an Interstate Fiber Optic Highway to secure full employment and prosperity for America. Post-industrial age regeneration after Reagan and Obama's deleterious effects on U.S. power.
Mobile Loran: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Remote Sensing & Geographic Information Systems
A justification for Mobile Loran (mobile transmitter) for military and crisis operations. A brief survey of the technology, dead reckoning and security features laid out.
Motoring in the Last 100 Years, The Wolverhampton Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Edit Motoring in the Last 100 Years, The Wolverhampton Way is a highly detailed account of the development of engines and cars in the period and the people who were instrumental in shaping the future of motoring from its early roots. There is a wealth of technical detail augmented by drawings and photographs which help to build up a picture of how engines, motor cars and motoring developed.
Tiny House Builder - How to Build a Simple Wooden House - Step By Step Guide With Over 100 Pictures and Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Carpentry
It is everyone’s dream to own a home in a quiet, secluded and serene environment. Owning such a home offers total privacy and a therapeutic experience that can’t be found elsewhere. Regardless of whether it is the primary or secondary residence, it offers the perfect getaway during weekends and holidays.
Construction Guide For New Investors in Real Estate - With 5 Ready to Build Contractor Spec House Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Carpentry
Several factors have made more and more people to opt out of stock market investments and into the lucrative real estate industry. Unlike most of the other forms of investments, buying or constructing homes involve minimal risks while investors are always guaranteed of profits.
Troubleshooting 101 Complete Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
The first and only complete guide for troubleshooting consumer tv, internet and voice services.
The Emperor Has No Clothes A Practical Guide for Environmental and Social Transformation
You set the price! Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Waste Management
The first part of this book examines the intertwined social,economic, and technological causes that are the wellsprings of many of the environmental and social challenges we face. The second part offers workable solutions to attenuate or eliminate these problems. The ideas being presented are simple effective things we as ordinary citizens can implement to successfully abate these challenges.
Engineering Design Control Basics
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Reference
This manual provides an introduction to Engineering Design Controls as specified by the US Food and Drug administration and ISO. Weather you you are a student, engineer, or just looking for something new to learn this manual will get you started learning how it is done in a regulated industry.
Anion Exchange Resin
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply
This eBook takes a look at the role anions play in ion exchange resins.
MADE IN AMERICA Sustainable Building Products + Materials
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by William R. Parks. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / general
"Made in America – Sustainable Building Products + Materials" is a resource guide that promotes American made residential and non-residential products and materials. Compiled by Robert A. Wozniak, Associate Professor, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, PA. The publisher is William R. Parks – http://www.wrparks.com Buying 5% more U.S. made products creates 220,000 jobs!
Safety Essentials For Working At Height
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Health & Safety
This ebook discusses the requirements to manage the safety of individuals that are working in elevated positions. It provides information and guidance on the risk assessment, hazard analysis, control of the hazards, different fall protection options and responsibilities. The preparation, implementation, monitoring and updating of a written program to manage working at height safety is discussed.
Waterworks: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply
The proposal suggests that upstream pumping of excess water runoff can solve water shortages, reduce the need for dams, and balance industrial and ecological concerns. River runoff energy supplies much of the power.
Inventing - A Beginner's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: British English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
This book is a short guide aimed at helping first-time inventors take their first steps in the world of inventing. Written in layman's terms by an inventor, for inventors. Learn how to stop just thinking about your inventions and put them into action. I explain how I did it, on a shoestring budget and using easy to follow tips and ideas that you can use to further your invention. Read, copy, do!
Dirigiplane: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
An airship airplane hybrid design that transforms in flight by deflation/inflation. A target speed of 300 knots (320 for brief periods) and the typical airship cruise speed of 85 knots for maximum velocity is the goal. It is a compromise between speed and lift.
Between Heaven and Earth: The Biodynamic Compost Preparations: Blog Meditations on How We Do It
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Organic, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
Meditations on the Rudolf Steiner Biodynamic Compost Preparations from the perspective of a Jungian analyst and Demeter certified Biodynamic farmer.
Welcome to My Farm - Agri-tourism at its Best - 17 Ways to Make Money From Your Farm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
The word ‘agri-tourism’ is a word coined by the agricultural (farming) industry to define what takes place when someone experiences the happenings of a particular farm by way of visiting and possibly participating in the workings of that farm. It’s a form of educational entertainment.
Living Off the Land - A Beginner’s Guide to Being Self-sufficient
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
There’s a little bit of pioneer spirit in all of us. We can’t help it…it’s in our blood. For some this pioneer spirit shows itself in someone’s determination to climb to the top of the corporate ladder. But for others, this pioneer spirit takes them back to their roots…literally; giving them the desire to be self-sufficient to the greatest extent possible.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 2 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 1 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.