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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.
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
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.
Department of Defense User's Guide on Controlling Locks, Keys and Access Cards - DoD Lock Program
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
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.
Golden Age Essays III
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You set the price! Words: 39,630. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
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.
The SatNav Users Guide to Navigation and Mapping Using GPS
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
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.
SPFA - Samobieżna Artyleria Lufowa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: Polish. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
W trzecim tomie serii "Przegląd techniki wojskowej XXI" zaprezentowano przedstawicieli "królowej pola walki", jak ją niegdyś nazywano, czyli artylerii. W książce przedstawiono dwadzieścia nowoczesnych dział samobieżnych: armat, armatohaubic, haubic i moździerzy.
MRAP - Samochody Minoodporne
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,550. Language: Polish. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Kołowe pojazdy minoodporne i chroniące przed zasadzkami (MRAP – Mine Resistant Ambush Protected) to najmłodsze wozy bojowe jakie pojawiły się w arsenałach armii zachodnich przed kilku laty. Pojazdy te mają konstrukcję zabezpieczającą ich załogi przed skutkami eksplozji min i improwizowanych ładunków wybuchowych. Warstwa tekstowa książki wzbogacona jest licznymi kolorowymi fotografiami.
MBT - Czołgi Podstawowe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,590. Language: Polish. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Oto druga książka z serii "Przegląd techniki wojskowej XXI". Drugi tom poświęcony jest fortecom na gąsienicach czyli czołgom podstawowym. W książce zaprezentowanych zostało siedemnaście współczesnych czołgów reprezentujących producentów z trzynastu krajów. Części opisowej pancernych pojazdów oraz danym taktyczno-technicznym towarzyszą kolorowe fotografie oraz słowniczek.
Coasters 101: An Engineer's Guide to Roller Coaster Design
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
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.
A Primer on Electronic Security for Schools, Universities, and Institutions Second Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,650. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » 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.