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Business Dictionary for Managers and Executives
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,360. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Reference
Defining words associated with 28 Subjects - Procurement, Logistics, SSL (Secure Socket Layer), Technical Management, Decision Support System, Environment, Material Safety Data Sheet, MSD With Respect to Hazardous Materials, MSD With Reference to Health Matters, Radioactive Situations, Packaging Waste, General Construction Safety, Labeling & Packaging , Pallets, Hazardous Material, etc
Interagency Standards for Fire and Fire Aviation Operations - Federal Wildland Fire Management Policy, Safety, Risk Management, Chemicals and Delivery Systems, Firefighting Training and Equipment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,660. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an important government publication with Interagency Standards for Fire and Fire Aviation Operations, states, references, or supplements policy for Bureau of Land Management, Forest Service, Fish and Wildlife Service, and National Park Service fire and fire aviation program management.
Complete Guide to the U.S. Army Signal Corps - Comprehensive Histories, Getting the Message Through from the Civil War to Today, World War II, Vietnam, Iraq, Advanced Training, Strategic Vision
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Price: $8.59 USD. Words: 412,210. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook provides a complete guide to the famous Army Signal Corps, with reproductions of four major histories and documents from the Department of Defense.
Defense Science Board Advisory Group Report on Defense Intelligence Operations Research Applications for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) - Joint Strike Fighter, Full Motion Video
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 116,910. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Operations Research
The Advisory Group on Defense Intelligence of the Defense Science Board (DSB) was tasked to examine the manner and extent to which Operations Research (OR) is employed by the Department of Defense; how OR can be used to support Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) decision making.
Comparative Study of KC-135 Operations in Vietnam, Desert Storm, and Allied Force - Historical Perspective on the Development of Air Refueling, Tanker Issues
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This paper examines the operational employment of the KC-135 in three major conflicts. Air refueling is central not only to the tactical operations of a campaign, but the strategic goal of supporting two near simultaneous wars.
NSA Codebreaking Secrets Revealed: It Wasn't All Magic - The Early Struggle to Automate Cryptanalysis 1930s-1960s - Alan Turing, Vannevar Bush, First Electronic Computers, World War II Codes
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 225,010. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Signals & Signal Processing
This fascinating NSA book details the amazing work at the agency in the first decades of computer development.
1961 History of the Early Era of Space and Rocket Development: Chronology of Missile and Astronautic Events, Time Capsule of Fascinating News and Milestones, Mercury, Atlas, Titan ICBM, Soviet Claims
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,020. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook reproduces a truly fascinating chronology of space events from 1686 through 1961, compiled by famous space historian Dr. Charles Sheldon II for Congress.
The History of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - From the Revolutionary War to the Space Race, West Point, Flood Control, Hydropower, Combat Operations, Panama Canal, World War I and II, Apollo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,730. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information on the storied history of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) and its many accomplishments.
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.
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.
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.
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.
2014 Final NTSB Aircraft Incident Report on Boeing 787 Dreamliner Airplane Yuasa Lithium Battery Fire Japan Airlines JA829J - Tests, Analysis, Conclusions and Recommendations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This ebook provides the complete National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Aircraft Incident Report issued in November 2014 (plus a full compilation of documents and additional information) about the fires and smoke incidents involving lithium-ion batteries on Boeing 787 Dreamliner commercial airplanes in 2013.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 1 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 1 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,800. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Cultural Resources and Archaeology (Rainbow Series) Part 3 - Effects on Prehistoric Ceramics, Stone Artifacts, Rock Images, Fire Behavior and Effects
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review provides a synthesis of the effects of fire on cultural resources, which can be used by fire managers, cultural resource (CR) specialists, and archaeologists to more effectively manage wildland vegetation, fuels, and fire.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Air (Rainbow Series) - Smoke Management, Air Quality, Visibility, Haze, Hazardous Air Pollutants, Emissions from Fires, Atmospheric and Plume Chemistry
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review about the effects of fire on air quality can assist land, fire, and air resource managers with fire and smoke planning, and their efforts to explain to others the science behind fire-related program policies and practices to improve air quality.