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National Near-Earth Object Preparedness Strategy and Action Plan - Interagency Working Group for Detecting and Mitigating the Impact of Earth-Bound Near-Earth Objects (NEO) - Asteroids and Comets
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,230. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This June 2018 report was issued by the Interagency Working Group for Detecting and Mitigating the Impact of Earth-Bound Near-Earth Objects (NEO) and has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Aeronautics and Space Report of the President Fiscal Year 2016 Activities: Comprehensive Survey of Spacecraft, Satellites, Airplanes, and Research Activities of Eleven U.S. Federal Agencies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This comprehensive 2017 report on the aeronautical and space activities of the U.S. Federal Government for Fiscal Year 2016 has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Hacia la creatividad cuántica
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
Hacia la creatividad cuántica es un valioso material para ejercitar la creatividad y la inventiva en el desarrollo de juegos y modelos matemáticos a través de las experiencias personales de su autora. El libro incluye 15 ejercicios o enigmas para resolver de variable grado de dificultad.
Russian Arctic Strategy: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Bureaucratic Politics - Global Warming Opening Oil, Hydrocarbon, Energy and Transport Rewards, Role of the Siloviki Bloc
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
Global climate change is rapidly melting the polar ice caps and thus opening the Arctic to human activity. Russia is particularly affected by these changes as the nation with the longest Arctic coastline and a significant portion of its gross domestic product (GDP) generated above the Arctic Circle.
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, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and 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.
ELECTRIC AND HYDRAULIC CONTROL SYSTEMS PART 1
Price: $69.99 USD. Words: 54,280. Language: Arabic. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
أن فهم ما جاء في هذا ألكتاب وبالأخص ألتوضيح ألتفصيلي لمنظومات ألسيطرة ألكهربائية والهيدروليكية (وهذه ألمنظومات موجودة في ألباب ألثاني من هذا ألكـتاب) سيمكن ألمهندس بالاختصاصات ألكهربائية والميكانيكية وهندسة ألسيـطرة والنظم على فهم ألمنظومات ألكهربائية والهيدروليكية من حيث ألتصميم والتـنفـيـذ والعمل والصيانة سواء كانت تـلـك المنظومات منجـزة أو على ألورق في كـتالوكات وعلى اختلاف مصادرها سواء كان أ
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 and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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 and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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.
Aviatrix Pioneers: Unique Insights from Women Who Were Pioneers in the Field of Aviation - NASA Oral History Project Interviews Including Betty Skelton Frankman, Wally Funk, and WASP Pilots
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This NASA Oral History Project provides a unique insight from women who were pioneers in the field of aviation:
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, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Loop Quantum Gravity
Price: $55.33 USD. Words: 64,460. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
includes coverage of the impacts of natural disasters such as flooding looks at issues which could influence the management of pests
SteamPunk Solar - Solar Heat and its Industrial Applications. An English Translation of Augustin Mouchot's 1869 Classic, 'La Chaleur Solaire et ses Applications Industrielles
You set the price! Words: 62,220. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
How to design and build solar energy devices including cookers, water pumps, steam engines and distilleries without electricity. Translated into English for the first time, this classic engineering text walks you through the issues and thought processes needed to successfully design solar energy devices. Read this first-- Or risk re-inventing the wheel...
Elon Musk
Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 150,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Elon Musk is already one of the most amazing, intriguing, and controversial figures of the 21st century.  This book details first-hand a real hero’s journey on a quest to save humanity from global warming and possible extinction. He shares the story of his life and dreams. From Musk's childhood in South Africa, all the way to Canada and the United States, where the bulk of the story unfolds.
Captain Richard Dannells An Autobiography 95th Infantry Division
You set the price! Words: 61,400. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mechanical
This is an autobiography of a truck farmer's son who went from not quite rags to not quite riches. He was told he would never amount to anything after his father died at the age of 15. He went from a one-room schoolhouse in the early 1900s to college in the 1920s. Through much struggle and hardship, he graduated from Purdue University with a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering in 1929.
Don't Spook the Herd! - How to Get Your Agile Projects Running Smoothly
You set the price! Words: 66,210. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management
A practical guide to agile project management. Don't Spook the Herd! is a companion for anyone wanting to make sense of agile project management and how they can contribute effectively to agile projects. Whether you are new to agile or you have had a bit of experience with it, this book will help you level-up your understanding and skills.
Инженерно-технологические и прикладные исследования
Price: Free! Words: 128,380. Language: Russian. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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, and 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.
Avaliação de Desempenho de Tecnologias Construtivas Inovadoras: Conforto Ambiental, Durabilidade e Pós-Ocupação
Price: Free! Words: 98,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
A primeira coleção, publicada em 2015, incluiu artigos relacionados com Manutenção e Percepção dos Usuários; a segunda, publicada em 2016, contém artigos relativos a Materiais e Sustentabilidade; a terceira, finalmente, publicada agora em 2017, reúne artigos referentes ao Conforto Ambiental, Durabilidade e Pós-Ocupação.
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, and 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.).