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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:
Oral Histories of Ballistic Missile Development Pioneers from the NASA Oral History Project - Featuring Simon Ramo, Co-founder of TRW, and General Bernard A. Schriever, USAF Missile Architect
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
As part of the NASA Oral History Project, three key figures in the development of ballistic missiles were interviewed: Ruben F. Mettler, Ballistic Missile Engineer; Simon Ramo, Co-founder TRW, Inc. (primary contractor to U.S. Air Force for ballistic missiles); and famous General Bernard A. Schriever, Commander, U.S. Air Force Western Development/ Ballistic Missile Division.
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.
U.S. Interpretation of International Space Policies Regarding Commercial Resource Acquisitions - Evolving Space Laws and Treaties, Legalizing Commercial Space Mining on the Moon and Asteroids
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Air & Space, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Within the next 5 to 10 years commercial corporations will begin exploratory mining operations on asteroids orbiting the earth. While this is a huge leap forward in human development and technological advancement, current national regulation and law providing mining rights in space do not exist.
CIA Project OXCART
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
Selecting a place called Area 51 in Nevada and beneath a shroud of secrecy, the Central Intelligence Agency first flew the U-2, the Angel knowing at the time that the Russians would most likely shoot it down within 18 months. To replace the U-2, the CIA designed America’s first stealth plane that today remains the highest flying and fastest manned, air-breathing aircraft ever flown in the world.
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
The Science of Controller Synthesis
Price: $19.49 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automation
Experience in synthesizing practical control systems for a helicopter model quantifies the strengths and weaknesses of this explicit one-shot approach to engineering applications. The synthesized autopilots are compared directly with those produced by design and it is concluded that a design approach based on synthesis is a formidable strategy for tackling industrial control problems.
Manual de ALBAÑILERÍA - Fundamentos, aplicaciones y prácticos
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: Spanish. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
Los nuevos materiales de construcción se fueron imponiendo progresivamente. Lo que inicialmente solo tenía aplicación en los edificios industriales y utilitarios, poco a poco fueron conquistando los dominios arquitectónicos tradicionales. Las insospechadas posibilidades del hormigón, sobre todo revolucionaron la arquitectura.
Tecnología Industrial
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: Spanish. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Engineering
Manual de Tecnología industrial para el amateur, técnico, estudiante o ingeniero. De consulta o para aprender. También de uso en escuelas y FP.
Construction Guide to Health and Wellbeing
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
How do you keep wandering construction workers healthy without losing profit? Or keep the right side of the law, without overdoing it? Coombs, the author, who reviewed the standards for UK construction and strategy at High Speed 2, shares her insights on what the clients, regulators, contractors and workers both need and want. All simply set out with flow charts, tables and 200+ relevant web links
A New Method: From Heavy To Light Crude Oil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Petroleum, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
This book is about to accomplish the implementation and development of a method for the production and modification of the molecular structure of heavy crude oil and extra heavy crude oil in the same oil field.
Un Nuevo Metodo: De crudo pesado al liviano
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,330. Language: Spanish. Published: February 15, 2018 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Petroleum, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
Este libro trata acerca de lograr la implementación y el desarrollo de un método de producción y modificación de la estructura molecular del petróleo pesado y extra-pesado en el mismo yacimiento.
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...
Iconic Advantage: Don’t Chase the New, Innovate the Old
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Design / General
Don’t just chase the new – Innovate the old. Modern business gurus all cry for the need to innovate, to disrupt, and to act like a startup. It’s hard to argue with that kind of thinking. It’s sexy and exciting. But it’s wrong.
Elon Musk
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 150,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Elon Musk shares the story of his life and dreams. One of the world's most successful and daring entrepreneurs, who is not only trying to redefine transportation on earth and in space, but is also on the forefront of moving humanity towards a sustainable future. Learn about the history of Tesla, SpaceX, SolarCity, PayPal and more...
PERÍCIA DE INSALUBRIDADE E PERICULOSIDADE - DE ENGENHEIRO PARA ENGENHEIRO
You set the price! Words: 26,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Nem sempre o trabalhador terá direito aos adicionais de insalubridade e periculosidade, mas ao se sentir prejudicado poderá requerer junto à justiça do trabalho os seus direitos trabalhistas. Somente Engenheiros de Segurança do Trabalho e Médicos do Trabalho, possuem a prerrogativa de realizar perícias nessa área, seja por solicitação da própria empresa ou a mando do juiz do trabalho.
Engineering Paradise: Are You Ready?
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 42,590. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Are You Ready? Artificial Intelligence, automation, gene editing, 3D printing, nanotechnology, quantum computing—technology is all around us. But are you ready to take advantage of them? This book will help your company or organization adapt to the technological revolution. It will reveal the opportunities that exist today.
Historias del Agua 2017
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply
La siguiente obra es una recopilación de los principales artículos publicados por el Autor en su labor de Blogger Freelance en los dos siguientes medios de comunicación: iagua.es y aticultura.es durante el año 2017. En un inicio, los artículos estaban orientados a los profesionales del sector del agua. Sin embargo, el Autor fue observando que el tema del agua preocupa al público en general.