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I Still Own a Flip Phone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"I Still Own A Flip Phone" is the documentation of a year long experiment regarding my ownership and use of a flip phone. The point of the experiment was to see if I should give serious consideration to grading up to a smart phone.
Heat
Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Thermodynamics and Elasticity. This book will help students preparing for Board exams after class 12th or equivalent. This book will be a complete knowledge house for Heat for students preparing for IIT-JEE and other similar competitive exams. Best of luck to the students using this book!
Essential History of the Shippingport Atomic Power Station - 1957 First Large-Scale Nuclear Power Plant in America, Work of Admiral Rickover, Pressurized Water Reactor, Historic American Engineering
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear, Nonfiction » History » Military
This report provides an authoritative history of the Shippingport Atomic Power Station, which became operational in December 1957. This historic facility was the first large-scale central station nuclear power plant in the United States and the first plant of such size in the world operated solely to produce electric power.
Smart Cities Movement in BRICS
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
Urbanisation creates as many opportunities for societies as it does a gamut of challenges. Globally, more and more nations are pondering the concept of a ‘smart city,’ and examining the suitability of applying so-called smart solutions to the multifaceted problems of cities.
The Art of Controller Design
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automation
The experience of designing practical control systems for a helicopter project demonstrates how sound knowledge of control engineering theory can become a formidable skill in designing robust controllers for industrial applications. The procedure that is followed closely mimics those that have been used successfully on many occasions to deal with control projects in typical industrial scenarios
TITANIUM - The true reality behind the German ‘Wonder Weapons’: Volume 4: Longwaves
Price: $26.90 USD. Words: 76,820. Language: German. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
Already more than seventy years ago now the technology of ultra high frequency radio waves had been pushed to its limits supported by early complex computing devices.
Construya su propio barco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,830. Language: Spanish. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Construya su propio barco es una obra técnica escrita con lenguaje claro para que cualquier persona pueda entender los conceptos y construir su embarcación de forma fácil y económica.
Autonomous Robotic Weapons: U.S. Army Innovation for Ground Combat in the Twenty-First Century – Case Studies of Mechanized Doctrine Development in German and French Armies and Current Army Robotics
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,340. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
This monograph analyzes three case studies and compares them to determine some of the critical factors behind models of successful and unsuccessful innovation. These case studies include the German and French Armies and their mechanized doctrine development 1919-1939 and the U.S. Army's autonomous robotic doctrine development.
Engineering the Organization: Is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Doing it Right? The Army Engineer Brigade, Project Management and Cost Growth, MILCON and Military Construction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
What is the most effective district structure to reduce cost growth of military construction projects for the United States Army Corps of Engineers?
Offshore Oil and Gas PEOPLE
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Petroleum
Offshore Oil and Gas PEOPLE is an overview of what it’s like to work on an oilrig, and the role everyone plays. This handy guide can serve as a pre-deployment induction manual for all new starters in the industry so they know what to expect when they get to a rig for the first time or for people wanting to get into the industry. Also an informative guide for family and friends of offshore workers.
Engineer's Guide to Improv and Art Games
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: American English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Part engineering reference and part improv manual, this guide tells you how to play a host of fun and challenging games that will also help you grow professionally. The games are selected from the worlds of improvisational comedy and art, but they can directly boost engineering skills, such as communication and collaboration, 3D visualization, brainstorming, and customer-centered design.
IoT Time: Evolving Trends in the Internet of Things
Price: Free! Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
IoT Time: Evolving Trends in the Internet of Things, by Ken Briodagh, Editorial Director, IoT Evolution, outlines more than 150 of the leading trends in the IoT industry in order to identify the factors that have shaped the recent past of the developing industry and use those to predict the trends that will drive the next period of growth.
Celebrating 50 Years: The Eisenhower Interstate Highway System - History of the Interstate Road and Transportation Infrastructure, Impact on American Culture, Ways to Reduce Congestion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Highway & Traffic
In 1956, after much planning and compromise, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Federal Aid Highway Act, creating the interstate highway system, a project which transformed America forever.
Human Adaptation to Space Flight: The Role of Nutrition - Conducting Research on the ISS Space Station, Energy Metabolism, Muscle, Protein, Bone and Cardiovascular Health, Eyes and Ophthalmic Changes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This NASA reference provides a review the history of and current state of knowledge about the role of nutrition in human space flight. We have attempted to organize this from a more physiological point of view, and to highlight systems, and the nutrients that support them, rather than the other way around.
Green and Efficient Heating Systems for Your Home: Perspectives of a New Green and Sustainable Lifestyle
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 29,340. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This is a practical guide about efficient and ecological thermal technologies from present and future for your home. More exactly, in this e-book you will find what do you need to know about heating systems in order to pay less for heating.
Hydraulics and Hydraulic Circuits
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Hydraulics
This book explains the principles of Oil Hydraulics ( Fluid Power).- It starts with the concepts of fluid power and gradually includes the different components and accessories used in Hydraulic machines.Thereafter, in simple and clear terms the process of understanding and building hydraulic circuits is explained as a step by step process.The learners would greatly appreciate this work.
Ensuring Long-Term U.S. Leadership in Semiconductors - 2017 Report, Influencing China, Improving U.S. Business Climate, Moonshots for Computing, Bioelectronics, Electric Grid, Weather Forecasting
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Semiconductors, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Hardware
Today, U.S. semiconductor innovation, competitiveness, and integrity face major challenges. Semiconductor innovation is already slowing as industry faces fundamental technological limits and rapidly evolving markets. Now a concerted push by China to reshape the market in its favor, using industrial policies backed by over one hundred billion dollars.
Additive Manufacturing: Preparing for the Reality of Science Fiction, Emerging Technologies and Homeland Security Public Policy, 3D Printers and Autonomous Vehicles, Unmanned Aerial Systems, Drones
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,170. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
Historically, policymakers have had difficulty addressing issues raised by emerging technologies. Whether it is inadequate legislation due to a general lack of awareness, or overregulation from a perceived threat, emerging technologies seem to repeatedly confuse those responsible for ensuring their safe incorporation into society.
Сколько стоит российский инженер? (Или кем работать за границей?) Опыт само осознания на инженерных рынках США и Европы.
Price: $10.50 USD. Words: 35,660. Language: Russian. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Если вы закончили полную программу хотя бы 4-х лет российского ВУЗа-все необходимые знания у вас уже есть. Они у вас есть по максимуму и во многом сверх возможного максимума на Западе, -как "вширь", так и по "высоте" уровня. Все иностранные степени-Bachelors, Masters, PhD's - не "догоняют" ваш объем знаний из РФ. И не верьте никому кто будет говорить иначе. Если сомневаетесь -читайте эту книгу.
How to Master Industrial Hose
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016 by PM Robbins. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Engineering, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Hydraulics
How to Master Industrial Hose was written for everyone that specifies, purchases, uses or repairs industrial and hydraulic hose. Inside you'll find specifications, applications, competitive products, and a list of suppliers. Descriptions of approximatel