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Prophecy Fulfilled: "Toward New Horizons" and Its Legacy, Seminal Reports on Air Power Technology and Military Aeronautics: Where We Stand, Science the Key to Air Supremacy, Dr. Theodore von Karman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents several historic air power technology and military aeronautics.
Where are the Flying Cars? Science, Technology, and Public Policy
Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Where are the Flying Cars? is not really about flying cars. It's a brief discussion of science, technology and public policy, and the need to confront the reality that not all new and proposed technologies will ultimately prove to be both successful and (hopefully) environmentally benign. Included is a suggested energy policy for America with some of the rationales behind the recommended actions.
OSS Masterclasses - Insights from Thought-Leaders in Operational Support Systems (OSS)
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
"OSS Masterclasses - Insights from Thought-Leaders in Operational Support Systems (OSS)" consists of a series of masterclasses written by a group of thought leaders who I admire in the field of OSS.
Total Organizational Development
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management
Economy, psychology, engineering, epistemology. Each of the 27 chapters gives you a different scientific perspective for a total organizational effectiveness, enhanced online.
The Literature of Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Air Power - From Prehistory of Flight, Practical Airplanes, Air Transportation, Turbojet Revolution, Supersonic Breakthrough, Space Age, Aeronautics
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,180. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication provides a guide to the research and technical literature on the history of aeronautics and astronautics.
The Limitless Sky: Air Force Science and Technology Contributions to the Nation - GPS, Precision-Guided Munitions, Radar, Space, Missiles, Rocket Planes, Lifting Bodies, Satellites, Directed Energy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 200,300. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents technological developments that have produced new capabilities or opened new ways for achieving objectives.
Oil Well Drilling safe operating practices
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
It is a Oil Well Drilling Safe Operating Practices of Drilling Operation And Equipment. It Describes the Safe Operating Procedure of Various Drilling Operation. . Safe Practices are Described.One can Easily Adopt This Technicqes for Drilling . Author is a Drilling Professional of Thirty Four Years of Onsite Rig Operation. Without Proper Technique You Will not Able to Do the Right Thing.
Valuable OSS - Delivering a Return on Your Investment in Operational Support Systems (OSS)
Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
Valuable OSS highlights a number of the investment challenges that face the telecommunications industry in response to over the top (OTT) business models and the ways in which Operational Support Systems (OSS) must justify the investment made in them. It particularly focusses on strategies for putting the RETURN into Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) on OSS projects.
PICAXE Microcontroller Projects For Makers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,110. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / Logic
This eBook contains detailed instructions on how to build and program 15 different PICAXE Microcontroller projects. It is very comprehensive and includes all of the programs as well as circuit diagrams, parts lists, photographs and construction details.
Total Quality Management
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Contracting, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Quality Control
The aim of this book is to help and assess anyone who need to know about Project management professional in an easy and practical way. This book presents to you the concept of project management in a series of small subject that cover all PMP elements but our target is to be easy and applicable in our real business life.
How To Upgrade Your Home To Solar Energy
Price: $2.47 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Why does your home need solar panels? ...because life as we know it is in trouble. A recent study announced that we have entered the 6th Mass Extinction. We really are “living on the edge”. We do have a major thing in our favor. Solar is our lifeline to the future. By the end of this book, I’m betting you agree that solar is a "simple solution" for our clean energy future.
Citizens Band Radio Handbook
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Richard Buttars. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
This manual provides information about the Citizens Band Radio Service which is a license free form of two way radio communications for personal and business use. The author provides information about the equipment available, types of installations, reasonable range expectations, and many other aspects of CB Radio installation and use.
THE Amateur Radio Dictionary: The Most Complete Glossary of Ham Radio Terms Ever Compiled
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
Over 1400 terms...more than 1600 definitions...hundreds of links so you can learn more! The most comprehensive Ham Radio glossary ever compiled. Perfect for those interested in becoming licensed Amateur Radio operators, those recently licensed, or even long-timers who want to keep up with all aspects of this dynamic hobby of Ham Radio. Edited by best-selling author Don Keith N4KC, an active Ham.
Ideas, Inventions and Insanity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
When an Inventor decides to invent something he generally doesn’t know what it is he is going to create, unless of course he has already been inspired by an idea or a brain wave. Firstly he will try to think of something which everybody needs but hasn’t yet been thought of, or a crazy device which nobody wants. Whatever it is it's an invention crazy or insane.
Get on the Air…Now! A practical, understandable guide to getting the most from Amateur Radio
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
Amateur Radio is a fascinating hobby now entering its second century. Many who are interested hesitate, though, because of the license, learning the jargon, or building a station. Get on the Air...Now! is designed to help newcomers get started in this vibrant pastime. Also included in this easy-to-read book is The Amateur Radio Dictionary, the most complete ham radio glossary ever compiled.
The Complete MBSE Strategy: 8-Volume Anthology for Implementing Highly-Effective Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
Price: $99.75 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
The complete Strategy for implementing a highly effective MBSE environment. The technical leadership's strategy to successfully adopt MBSE in large organizations: avoid thorny adoption and change management pitfalls; best practices to implement & deploy healthy MBSE environments; unique insights to cope with the “human factor"; advanced techniques for managing reusable enterprise assets
Entering the Race to the Moon - Autobiography of an Apollo Rocket Scientist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the autobiography of a rocket scientist during the early years of NASA’s Apollo Mission to the moon. This writing describes four chapters of his life. Three were significant in U.S. history; early school integration in the deep south, a period of brutality in the Marine Corps, and the race to land a man on the moon. A fourth chapter includes short stories of his Sea Scout adventures.
Bridge the Gap: A Beginner's Guide to Remote ADR and Source-Connect
Price: Free! Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound, Essay » Technology
"Bridge the Gap: A Beginner's Guide to Remote ADR and Source-Connect" is a Master's thesis written for ADR engineers and students interested in local and remote ADR workflow and focuses on the process of using Source-Connect as a method of recording remote ADR and voiceover.
Design Of A Floating Roof Tank For Storing Crude Oil Or Petrochemicals
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Petroleum
Storage tanks have been widely used in many industries such as the chemical, petroleum and petrochemical industries in storing varieties of products. The different types of tanks include cone roof tanks, floating roof tanks, spherical tanks etc.
Fish Farming In Your Backyard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fisheries & Aquaculture, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
Farming fish in your backyard is somewhat similar to growing vegetables or flowers in your home garden. You will be able to feed your family and friends fresh fish throughout the year.