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Wind Sucks. It Doesn't Blow. And Other Insights from Buckminster Fuller
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
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This short, illustrated book is about the observations and insights of Buckminster Fuller. Though he’s best remembered for the geodesic dome and Buckyballs, Fuller offered many thought-provoking ideas about evolution, history, technology and existence itself, including the observation that created the title for this book.
Actual Ships Stability Problems and The Influence on Safety of Navigation
Price: Free! Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Secondary, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
The subjects treated in this book are parts of the works related to importance of ship stability assessment. The book is approaching the problems of ships stability loss through the study of operational aspects as well as dynamic ship behaviour in severe sea conditions offering a picture of some stability failure modes that presently are not covered by any regulations or criteria.
Golden Age Essays III
You set the price! Words: 40,460. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
My third collection of essays covering diverse subjects: science & technology, economics, health & biology, ecology and theology. The title indicates a desire to bring man to a golden age, the desire of all sensible men throughout history. A little of this, a little of that to arrive there.
A Primer on Electronic Security for Schools, Universities, and Institutions Second Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,650. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / general
This book provides institutional leaders with a straightforward introduction to developing a security plan which involves electronic physical security technology. It acquaints them with the many considerations and resources available with regard to deliberations concerning planning, selection, budgeting, bidding, installing, training/operating and managing the security process in schools.
Coasters 101: An Engineer's Guide to Roller Coaster Design
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Have you ever wondered what it takes to design and build a roller coaster? At last, there’s a book that shows you! A mix of engineering and art, roller coasters are complex three-dimensional puzzles consisting of thousands of individual parts. Designers spend countless hours creating and tweaking ride paths to push the envelope of exhilaration, all while maintaining the highest safety standards.
The SatNav Users Guide to Navigation and Mapping Using GPS
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
An integrated GPS, navigation and mapping book on the principles behind satellite navigation systems. What goes into making that little screen in your vehicle work? Here this marvellous technology is explained.
Department of Defense User's Guide on Controlling Locks, Keys and Access Cards - DoD Lock Program
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This is a reproduction of the official U.S. military user’s guide on controlling locks, keys, and access cards, produced by the Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center.
Bellows Train whistle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Complete construction plans for a four tone bellows train whistle.
Graphs with MATLAB (Taken from "MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach")
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This concise article takes you on a short tour on how to plot graphs using MATLAB. The presentation covers both two-dimensional and three-dimensional graphs. This article is taken form the bestselling book “MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach.”
Military Testing Facilities and Equipment - Army Natick Soldier RD and E Center (NSRDEC): Human Systems, Clothing, Engineering, Polymer, Mechanical Testing and Analysis, Applied Science, Food
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This booklet is provided to industry, academia and government agencies to show the testing facilities and capabilities that can be made available for use on a fee-for-service basis.
Chaos Theory Simply Explained (Basic Fractals/Chaos Series)
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This is a concise article detailing mathematical equations showing when and where chaos occurs in linear algebraic equations and systems of linear simultaneous algebraic equations. The approach used is very simple and easy to understand by students.
Basics of Industrial Automation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
The author has participated in industrial automation projects since 1995, beginning as an industrial electrician automation wood saws and ending as a sophisticated engineer working on original equipment manufacturing. The author has participated on about 50 projects for 50 clients that are part of the clientele of the companies the author has directly reported to. The book is a brief outline.
The Key to Lock Picking
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Discover the classic techniques of lock picking to defeat any of the most common door locks. Learn how locks work and what makes them vulnerable. Practice your new found skills and get relevant info on tools, lock types and also padlocks, cuffs and plastic wrist ties.
Refusing Limitations!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,760. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Being challenged by life, whether physical or otherwise, doesn't have to mean being unemployed also, it's up to you.
Matrices with MATLAB (Taken from "MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach")
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This concise article of forty pages takes you on a short tour on how to handle matrices using MATLAB. Topics covered include how to generate matrices in MATLAB, different operations on matrices, and how to handle matrix, vector, and scalar quantities. Various MATLAB functions associated with matrices are also explored.
Solving Equations with MATLAB (Taken from the Book "MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach")
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This concise article of twenty pages takes you on a short tour on how to solve algebraic equations using MATLAB. The presentation covers both numerical and symbolic (analytical) solution of equations. This article is taken form the bestselling book “MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach."
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » History » Military
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.
Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Science and Technology Campaign Plans 2015-2035 - Computational Sciences, Materials, Maneuver, Information Sciences, Lethality and Protection, Human Sciences, Analysis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,960. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Research, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study provides unique information about the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), which is the Department of the Army's corporate laboratory, strategically placed within the Army Materiel Command (AMC), an institutional Army Command (ACOM).
Mega Project Assurance - Volume One - The Terminological Dictionary
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,130. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Reference, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
The Mega Project Assurance Series provides effective tools, guidance and instruction for professional accounting, audit, construction, design, engineering, finance, infrastructure, legal, project management and operations practitioners. Volume One addresses the terminology used throughout the Mega Project Assurance Series and is a useful reference for practicing professionals and students.
The Online Success Leaders Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
These are the revolutionaries taking over the online world.