Books tagged: invention

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Cab's Lantern
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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A struggling dive shop operator and a marine biology graduate student happen upon an antique ship's lantern that continues to glow deep underwater, along with a massive barracuda that appears to be standing guard. Their subsequent search for rational explanations takes them on a journey of scientific and emotional discovery that puts their dreams, and their lives, in peril.
Afterlight: The Sequel to Cab's Lantern
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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Cab Marin struggles with giving up the security of his island paradise to be with Vicki, his long-distance love. He envisions a bold new career that will close the gap between them but is side-tracked when news of the lost treasure ship El Conquista tempts him into a daring adventure with great potential but even greater risks.
Spread Spectrum: Hedy Lamarr and the mobile phone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Welcome to a world of secret communication, arms trading, mobile phones, film stars, piano players, nudity in the woods and one of the most unusual sources of revolutionary new technologies ever. This is the story of the birth of a new communication technique called spread spectrum together with the story of a forgotten patent and its two unlikely inventors.
Monopoly Protection: The 90-Minute Guide to Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Ideal for any professional with an entrepreneurial spirit, Monopoly Protection: The 90 Minute Guide to Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets presents a basic overview of these key components.
Warmachines of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #4)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Alexandrians must contend with an enraged Roman Empire intent on destroying the technologically advanced upstart. While Agog takes his army of steam chariots north, Heron must investigate rumors of ancient weapons thought too destructive for the battlefield. As they speed towards conflict with the undefeated Roman Legion, the Alexandrian side must make a demanding sacrifice to survive.
Stop The Rain
Series: Social Awareness, Book 2 · , Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Essay » Legal
This is the story which takes the forecasted debacle of the human spirit and changes it into one of the greatest destinies of humanity. Witness the pain of betrayal, loss, and murder for some so that the rest of us will survive to a brilliant future. 'Who said life is fair?' is answered back with 'we can take steps for our children's world to be continuously more fair. Please, see how it can work.
Self Powered Green Energy Devices
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book is a disclosure of scientific discoveries in the field of energy. The disclosed devices are self powered and are a great help in solving the world power problem. This book is a call to research as it is for educational purposes.
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.
The Invention of Crime (an Autyre Novel)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,790. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Three thieves stumble onto the prize of their lives: a town where crime does not exist yet. Between the town's populace, a rival from the distant past, and their own stupidity, however, their heists do not go as smoothly as they hoped. Will their blunders cause them to become the first prisoners in Crystal Lake Town history? A humorous fantasy novel approximately 65,000 words.
Killing Thoreau
Series: One Of Books · Historical Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
The author's 10th book is an imaginative time travel story. It begins with the disappearance with all ten participants of the Organic Synthesis and the Transcendentalist Movement class. This strange class often reached cult-like fervor. To bring them back, three men decide to go back to Walden Pond to end Thoreau's life. Will they be successful doing so and rewrite history as we know it?