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Quantum Communication
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
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The Company Business
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,690. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
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When the Air Force refused to build a spy plane to overfly the Soviet Union, the CIA's new Science and Technology Directorate did so, developing both the U-2 and A-12 spy planes at the Lockheed Skunks Works and flying them at a secret CIA station today known as Area 51. At this secret venue, the CIA developed a secret technology laboratory that became a company business that continues today.
The Archangels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History, Nonfiction » History » War
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The combination of the shoot down of the U-2 over Russia in 1960, Russia’s moving into Cuba, and the war in Vietnam placed a heavy load on the Central Intelligence Agency to develop a replacement spy plane, unlike anything the world had ever seen before. The CIA reestablishes its station at Area 51 under the CIA’s new Directorate of Science and Technology where it develops America’s first stealth.
The Angels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 91,400. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History, Nonfiction » History » Military
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They all, President Truman, the Army, Air Force, Navy, and the Marine Corps feared the Central Intelligence Agency, yet the president tasked it with doing something that the Air Force would not do. That was to develop a manned overhead reconnaissance program to spy on RussiaDespite many technological and bureaucratic hurdles, the CIA develops both Area 51 and the revolutionary plane, the U-2.
History of Technology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
History of technology is strongly related with history of science since almost every technology is evolved through various applications of science. It also possesses bonds with economic history since resources are involved in almost any technology. Read more.
History of Engineering
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
The idea of engineering has been present since prehistoric times when humans started shaping important creations like lever, wheel and pulley. Every invention is reliable with the contemporary explanation of engineering manipulating basic principles of mechanics to develop useful tools and objects.
Steven Johnson's How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
This is a Summary of Steven Johnson's How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World Steven Johnson takes us on an exploration of historical innovations spanning the centuries. He traces aspects of modern life from the time of their invention by entrepreneurs, amateurs, and hobbyists to their unexpected historical outcomes.
The Museum Of Truth Vol.1
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
Explore this fascinating museum and galleries and open up the truth.
Since Hero: A Mechanic's History of the Age of Power
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
A general-interest history of the development of power technology over the last two thousand years. Steam engines, internal combustion engines, nuclear power, and more are described and simplified for the reader's understanding and enjoyment. The author is a professional mechanic who has worked on everything from humble lawn mower engines to multi-million dollar gas turbines.