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Antennas + TV Program Guides: Reviews, comparisons, and step-by-step instructions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This book helps you plan for receiving TV antenna television television in the United States.
Alaska Gold Rush at Nome
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,610. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
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
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Essay » Technology
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
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Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: 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.
A History of Innovation: U.S. Army Adaptation in War and Peace - M1 Garand Rifle, Radar, Benning Revolution, Air Observation Posts, Bazooka, Amphibian Tank, Airmobility, Artillery Speed Shifter
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
In the United States, the U.S. Army has a long history of innovation, from the exploits of the Lewis and Clark Expedition at the beginning of the nineteenth century to the medical and engineering advances associated with the construction of the Panama Canal begun at its end.
Troubleshooting 101 Complete Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
The first and only complete guide for troubleshooting consumer tv, internet and voice services.
U.S. Fire Administration and National Fire Academy Field Operations Guide (FOG) - ICS 420-1 - Guidance for the Application of the Incident Command System (ICS), Command, Planning, Multi-Casualty
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The content of the Field Operations Guide (FOG) is intended to provide guidance for the application of the Incident Command System (ICS) to any planned or unplanned event.
The Emperor Has No Clothes A Practical Guide for Environmental and Social Transformation
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You set the price! Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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.
How to Become a Machinist: The No Bulls*t Guide to making $24-$33 Per Hour
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Manufacturing
What can I do for you? If you're looking for a career that pays up to $33/hr, I'm the man to talk to. Manufacturing companies hire me to get them good machinists, which means that I put food on my table based on how good I am at understanding a machinist's career. I've spent years learning how to guide a machinist through their career, take my step-by-step guide to a high paying career!
Engineering Design Control Basics
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: 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.
Basic Hydraulics and Controls
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,550. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Hydraulics
This book is intended as an introductory course to learn basic hydraulics and control systems. Compressing these 2 complex courses (fluid power and PLC) into 1 book, help readers acquire the fundamentals of both subjects in short time. Both subjects are specifically structured for anyone to understand the concepts of using PLC for hydraulic controls and applications
Anion Exchange Resin
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by William R. Parks. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / 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!
Integrated Electronic Security - A Layered Approach
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Price: $44.95 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
Integrated Electronic Security – 'A Layered Approach' describes security technology and its integration to form a complete system. Written in language suitable for professionals and beginners alike, this book describes components and methods that will detect, verify and manage security events. The author demystifies jargon and will bring readers to a clear in-depth understanding of the subject.
Fiber Optics and Optoelectronic Devices
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Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 63,080. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by MJP Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Optoelectronics
This book deals with the fundamentals of light, fibers and fiber optics along with various types of fibers, lasers including the recent advances in lasers. Since optical communications is the current interest of this century, optical sources, detectors, optoelectronic modulators, optical amplifiers, fiber optic network components and optoelectronic integrated circuits are discussed extensively.
Safety Essentials For Working At Height
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 23, 2014. Category: 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.
Seabed Seismic Techniques
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Geophysics
A geophysical book on Ocean Bottom Cable (OBC) and Ocean Bottom Node (OBN) seismic techniques, with 4-component receivers placed on the seabed--- hydrophones and geophones/accelerometers to measure p-waves and s-waves . It will be of tremendous value to professionals, students and teachers as It has four chapters with sets of exercises that will be of tremendous help in the school environment.