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Wild Flower Meadows and The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Pictures [Part 2]
Series: Photo Albums, Book 21 ยท Budget Holidays Europe. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Wild Flower Meadows and The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Pictures, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, East London, Olympic Games, London 2012, 5 August. [Part 2] A collection of colour photographs [Parts 1 and 2] of the Wild Flower Meadows and the ArcelorMittal Orbit in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London, 5 August 2012.
The Infinite Bit: An Inside Story of Digital Technology
Price: Free! Words: 223,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
This book is the story of digital technology from a scientific and engineering perspective. It brings to the reader the wonders of science and the ingenuity in engineering. It shows that technology is not just a tool but also an interesting process, from the early days of telegraphy to the modern Internet.
Self-Guided Reengineering
Series: Self Mentoring, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,670. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management science
The basic premise of Self Guided Reengineering is: “Empower everyone within your organization to become a proficient reengineer.” My aim is a complete knowledge transfer that empowers you through self-guided learning to achieve lasting change without complicated disciplines, magic formulas, consultant slogans or some academic’s idea of useless instructions.
PYRTE - 1 The Boiler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A beginners full boiler construction guide for building PYRTE the live steam, pull-you-round traction engine
Dust of the Danakil
Series: African Memoir, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,860. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
A gripping memoir of the 1974 humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia, Dust of the Danakil is a true story of an ill-conceived project in the violent, drought-stricken Danakil region. The author, sent by UK government pen-pushers to harness seasonal flood water and turn the notoriously aggressive Afar herdsmen into farmers, discovered a hostile environment that almost cost him him his life.
Laboratory Practice, Testing, and Reporting: Time-Honored Fundamentals for the Sciences
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A fundamental task of ours is to test or experiment with our equipment...so began a report I wrote. We were struggling to build systems. Analysis showed that our basic problem was how we tested systems and reported the results. This booklet records time-honored fundamentals of testing and reporting on tests.
Everyone's Island
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,730. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Garrett Fox has a dream: colonizing the ocean's surface. He's hardly begun when a deadly hurricane sweeps across his tiny artificial island, forcing him and his backers to rethink their plans. Instead of a nice, clean science project, Garrett's island becomes a haven for drug dealers, rogue scientists, prostitutes, and a cult that worships Robert E. Lee.
The Degree - My Bitter Sweet Pursuit of Education
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 1995 Anna Nandi fails to sit her final technical exams due to financial problems. After painfully giving up all the privileges of College life for a second attempt to go to University, She finds herself back in secondary school.The buildings are converted former chicken houses;when it rains her bed gets clogged with mud. Her teachers think she will fail again, but she vows to prove them wrong.
Sustainability & Engineering
Price: Free! Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Sustainability & Engineering is an Open Educational Resource written by Aran Eales and Mike Clifford and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
Some Rules and Guidelines For Technical Lettering
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
As an instructor of manual drafting, I needed a better reference document for high school and community college students than what I found published in textbooks. This ebook version includes links to examples of technical lettering on the internet.