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CIA War Bride
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
CIA War Bride is a biography of the life of Velma and Werner Weiss, a CIA family starting during World War II when Velma worked for the CIA in England and continuing into Area 51 in the Nevada desert where Werner, a.k.a. the Desert Fox, commanded Project OXCART, the CIA's A-12 Mach 3 spyplane. The author worked with Werner Weiss at Area 51 and was a close friend of Velma Weiss until her death
The Company Business
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Imaging Systems
When the Air Force refused to build a spy plane to overfly the Soviet Union, the CIA's new Science and Technology Directorate did so, developing both the U-2 and A-12 spy planes at the Lockheed Skunks Works and flying them at a secret CIA station today known as Area 51. At this secret venue, the CIA developed a secret technology laboratory that became a company business that continues today.
The Archangels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 105,430. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » War
The shoot down of the U-2 over Russia in 1960, Russia’s moving into Cuba, and the war in Vietnam placed a heavy load on the Central Intelligence Agency to develop a spy plane, unlike anything the world had ever seen before. The CIA reestablishes its station at Area 51 under the CIA’s new Directorate of Science and Technology where it develops America’s first stealth plane, the A-12 Archangel.
The Angels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 90,470. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
They all, President Truman, the Army, Air Force, Navy, and the Marine Corps feared centralized intelligence. Nonetheless, when the Air Force refused, the president tasked the CIA with developing a manned overhead reconnaissance plane to spy on Russia. Despite many technological and bureaucratic hurdles, the CIA develops both Area 51 and the revolutionary plane, the U-2, both continuing today.
Milton Hyland Erickson's Palo Verde Therapy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,830. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
The scope of this book are the variant techniques and therapeutical approaches of Dr.Milton Erickson. Fr.Axel chose the Palo Verde Tree behind Erickson's office as a umbrella metaphor, to comprise the whole range of Milton Erickson's therapeutic approaches. The author describes in this handy manual various Hypgnostic and NLP techniques, which enable Robots to do Psychotherapy.
Heat
Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Thermodynamics and Elasticity. This book will help students preparing for Board exams after class 12th or equivalent. This book will be a complete knowledge house for Heat for students preparing for IIT-JEE and other similar competitive exams. Best of luck to the students using this book!
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 and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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.
IoT Time: Evolving Trends in the Internet of Things
Price: Free! Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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.
Notes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Notes is an autobiography of Richard A. White. It entails brief descriptions of his early childhood through to his current status of nearly 84 years of life. Events described are not necessarily in chronological order, and some are personal speculations. It's central purpose is to leave a legacy for my children to view as how I grew up and lived.
NASA Report: Aeronautics and Space Report of the President - Fiscal Year 2015 Activities - Human Exploration, International Space Station, Aeronautics, Science, Defense Dept., Other Federal Agencies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
For decades, NASA has produced a comprehensive overview of all federal space and aeronautics programs on an annual basis, providing unique details of the flight activities and programs of NASA, the Department of Defense, and other agencies.
NASA Human Spaceflight Astronaut Health Research for Exploration and Manned Mars Missions, Risk Report WSN-06, Host Microorganism Interactions, Incompatible Vehicle Habitat Design, Robotic Integration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,350. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this series of reports deals with ongoing research by NASA into a risk reduction strategy for human space exploration and planned manned missions to Mars. Each report deals with a unique aspect of the human research needed to pursue long-duration missions.
NASA Reports: Issues in Maintaining Team Motivation over Long-Duration Exploration Missions, Team Culture Issues for Long-Duration Exploration Missions - Perspective on Cultural Diversity
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,340. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Issues in Maintaining Team Motivation over Long-Duration Exploration Missions: This review was commissioned by the Behavioral Health and Performance Research Element (BHP-R) of the NASA Human Research Program (HRP) in order to review the issues that might arise in maintaining team (crew) motivation over long durations.
Hypersonic Global Strike Feasibility and Options - Design Challenges, Propulsion, Fuel, Material, Plasma Interference and Weapons Employment, Current Programs, Weapons Integration, X-37B, AHW
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,770. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the feasibility of hypersonic weapons and aircraft as global strike options in the 2035 timeframe.
Historical Studies in the Societal Impact of Spaceflight - Apollo Moon Landings, Application Satellites, Nuclear Power, Planetary Probes, Role in Integrated Circuits, Medical Tech Spinoff, Environment
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 267,510. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent new book from NASA presents a series of in-depth studies on specific subjects on the societal impact of spaceflight.
U.S. Air Force (USAF) Energy Policy: Horizons Science and Technology Vision, Strategic Plan, Air Domain, Harvesting, Game-changing Concepts, Space, Propulsion, Storage, Cyber Domain, Infrastructure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces three important reports from the U.S. Air Force about energy policy and the service: U.S. Air Force Energy Strategic Plan; Energy Horizons: United States Air Force / Energy S&T Vision 2011-2026; Energy Horizons: A Science and Technology Vision for Air Force Energy.
Counterfeit Electronic Parts Controls in the Department of Defense Supply Chain - Insufficiency of Current Controls, MIL-STD-1556B Policy Gap, Government Industry Data Exchange Program (GIDEP)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,650. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book considers the history and scope of the counterfeit parts issue and its contributing factors, and proposes a tiered solution to more effectively ensure the safety, quality, and specification conformance of integrated circuit components.
Vida Orgánica - Camino al Futuro
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture
Un agricultor orgánico ecuatoriana revela que la solución a nuestra salud, la economía, el agua y el problema del calentamiento global es un tema político. Tenemos la tecnología microbiológica del suelo, que siempre se puede mejorar, pero lo que se necesita es unificar los productores y consumidores para hacer los cambios políticos necesarios en nuestro sistema alimentario real y permanente.
The High Plains Patrol 1959-1963
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs
With the Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme very near to completion, year-round maintenance of the infrastructure on the Bogong High Plains (BHP) into the future, would be a necessity. To carry out this work, the High Plains Patrol was formed. The author and Wally Deans were selected to become the initial members of the patrol to carry out this important work.
Working On the Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme 1953-1959
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Soil & Rock
Working on the Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme 1953-1959, is about working as a mechanical fitter on the Kiewa Scheme for the first 6 years of the 10 years I worked there. I have described the plant, equipment and work practices of the various projects of on which I worked, especially working on boring out an underground power station. I married and lived on the Scheme raising two boys and a girl.
Mega Project Assurance - Volume One - The Terminological Dictionary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,130. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Reference, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
The Mega Project Assurance Series provides effective tools, guidance and instruction for professional accounting, audit, construction, design, engineering, finance, infrastructure, legal, project management and operations practitioners. Volume One addresses the terminology used throughout the Mega Project Assurance Series and is a useful reference for practicing professionals and students.