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China in Space: A Strategic Competition? 2019 Comprehensive Analysis of Chinese Scientific and Military Spaceflight Programs, Surveillance Systems, Human and Moon Missions, Exploration Ambitions
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 108,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Every aspect of the Chinese space program is covered in this thorough report, providing unique insights into Beijing's ambitious agenda for exploration and exploitation of space, and projection of military power into Earth orbit for international leadership.
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: 120,420. 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.
Danielle: Chronicles of a Superheroine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2019 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » General
Noted futurist Ray Kurzweil has created a novel, and an unforgettable character—Danielle—to convey his optimistic vision for our future. Danielle is a prodigy who sets out to change the world and through innovation and spunky attitude, succeeds in unexpected ways. This complete eBook includes 23 thought-provoking essays on how readers can bring about these changes.
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).
Manufacturosaurus: Near Extinction
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » History » Biography
“Manufacturosaurus: Near Extinction” shares wild, educational stories based on true manufacturing incidents that occurred in Poland during the Soviet Occupation, the American automotive industry, and the highly competitive electronics industry in Mexico—prior to NAFTA. Gordon Spark includes dinosaur caricatures, Gordisms, and geographical pseudonyms to add a humorous twist to a tough subject.
مبانی کیفیت میکروبی آب و آلاینده های کم عیار در آب
You set the price! Words: 108,780. Language: Persian. Published: January 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
کیفیت سالم آب آشامیدنی مهترین عامل سلامت انسان و لذا حفاظت از منابع طبیعی آب شامل کنترل و تصفیه فاضلاب های شهری و روان آب های کشاورزی می باید در سرلوحه خط مشی تامین آب آشامیدنی قرار گیرد. این کتاب نحوه شناسائی و کنترل آلودگی میکروبی و آلاینده های غددی شامل مباحث ایجاد موانع فزاینده آلاینده زدائی در مسیر منابع طبیعی آب و فرایندهای تصفیه و شبکه آبرسانی و مقولات اپیدمیولوژیک را بررسی میکند
Into the Labyrinth: The Making of a Modern-Day Theseus
Price: $7.60 USD. Words: 136,870. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Robotics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Into the Labyrinth: The Making of a Modern-Day Theseus provides an insider’s account of Project Spinnaker, a joint Canada–US defence project conceived in the waning days of the Cold War. Spinnaker’s secret purpose was to reassert Canada’s Arctic sovereignty by providing the capability to monitor submarine traffic in Canadian Arctic waters.
میکروب های بیماری زای آبزی
You set the price! Words: 149,290. Language: Persian. Published: November 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Water Supply
بر مبنی پژوهش های اپیدمیولوژیک گروهی از میکروب های بیماری زای آبزی شناسایی شده اند. این عوامل در سه بخش باکتری ها (۱۹ فصل) انگل ها (۱۶ فصل) و ویروس ها (۱۰ فصل) از نظر رده بندی علمی و ویژگی های زیست شناسی، بیماری های مربوطه و نشانه های آن، چگونگی انتقال و انتشار بیماری، راندمان فرایند های تصفیه آب در کنترل آن، روش های آزمایشگاهی شناسائی و پیشنهادهای مربوط به پایش عوامل میکروبی در آب تعریف شده اند
Neil Armstrong: The Incredible Life and Career of a True Hero, From Test Pilot to First Man on the Moon on Apollo 11 - An Expansive Compilation of Authoritative NASA History Documents and Selections
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 166,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
With extensive and informative excerpts gathered from over fifty official technical and historical publications, this unique compilation provides unprecedented insight into the life and work of Armstrong, from his early test pilot work on the X-15 rocket plane, to the Gemini manned orbital capsule program, and finally the Apollo 11 lunar landing.
NASA Oral History Project: Part Two - Shuttle-Mir Space Station with Russian Cosmonauts and American Astronauts, Featuring Lopez-Alegria, Shannon Lucid, Precourt, Readdy, Thagard, Titov, David Wolf
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 376,420. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The oral histories of forty astronauts, engineers and managers for the NASA and the Russian space program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary Shuttle-Mir space station program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories.
NASA Oral History Project: Part One - Shuttle-Mir Space Station with Russian Cosmonauts and American Astronauts, Featuring John Blaha, Frank Culbertson, Bonnie Dunbar, Joe Engle, and Bill Gerstenmaier
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 362,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The oral histories of thirty-one astronauts, engineers and managers for the NASA and the Russian space program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary Shuttle-Mir space station program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories.
NASA Orion Spacecraft Development Oral Histories by Engineers and Managers Recounting Fascinating Program Stories - Featuring Program Manager Mark Geyer and Astronaut Rex Walheim
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,680. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The oral histories of fourteen engineers and managers for the NASA Orion crew capsule program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories. Each history provides unique information about the specialty of the individual.
Инженерно-технологические и прикладные исследования
Price: Free! Words: 128,380. Language: Russian. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Telecommunications
Сборник предназначен для научных и педагогических работников, преподавателей, аспирантов, магистрантов и студентов с целью использования в научной работе и учебной деятельности.
Tesla: How Elon Musk and Company Made Electric Cars Cool, and Remade the Automotive and Energy Industries
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
Tesla changed the way the public perceives electric vehicles, and that was just the beginning. It went on to redefine the automobile itself, and now aims to do the same to the energy industry. This is a comprehensive history of the company, told by the Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who made it happen.
Социально-экономическое развитие стран, регионов и оптимизация секторов экономики: анализ и прогнозы
Price: Free! Words: 189,700. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » General
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы социально-экономического развития стран и регионов по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «Социально-экономическое развитие стран, регионов и оптимизация секторов экономики: анализ и прогнозы», (9 октября 2017 г.).
The Archangels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 124,040. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » History, Nonfiction » History » War
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The combination of 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 national security. Secretly flown out of Area 51, the CIA’s new Directorate of Science and Technology developed a stealthy spy plane that still today remains the fastest and highest flying manned plane ever.
The Angels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 133,300. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » History, Nonfiction » History » Military
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They all, President Truman, the Army, Air Force, Navy, and the Marine Corps feared the Central Intelligence Agency, yet the president tasked it with doing something that the Air Force would not do. That was to develop a manned overhead reconnaissance program to spy on RussiaDespite many technological and bureaucratic hurdles, the CIA develops both Area 51 and the revolutionary plane, the U-2.
America's Highways: History from 1776 to Modern Times: Early Turnpike Era, Roads, Canals, Motor Age, Scientific Roadbuilding, Federal Aid, National Defense, Interstate System, Bridges, Construction
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 328,870. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Civil / Highway & Traffic, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
This book has been written for a widely diversified audience—those interested in the general history of our Nation's highways and those whose interest might be more narrowly confined to matters relating to the technical aspects of highway transportation.
Bringing the Future Within Reach - Celebrating 75 Years of the NASA John H. Glenn Research Center - Lewis Center, Jet and Nuclear Propulsion, Wind Tunnels, Liquid Hydrogen, Centaur, Mercury, Apollo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this 2016 book seeks to spotlight the NASA Glenn Research Center's accomplishments, people, and research tools.
NASA International Space Station (ISS) Oral History Project: Interviews with Astronauts, Managers - Cabana, Chilton, Suffredini, Voss, Whitson, Williams, Columbia Shuttle Accident, Chilean Mine Rescue
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 293,040. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The fascinating oral histories of twenty International Space Station (ISS) pioneers - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provide new insights into this extraordinary effort, with vital observations about an era of space history that continues today.